Deep Calls to Deep

Posted on Jun 19, 2015

“Deep calls to deep in the roar of your waterfalls; all your waves and breakers have swept over me.” Psalm 42:7

Flowers

Posted on Jun 12, 2015

“Where flowers bloom so does hope” – Lady Bird Johnson No thoughtful ponderings today, just a love of peonies (I grew that!). Follow my (not so) daily lettering practice on Instagram.    

The Grass is Greener

Posted on Jun 5, 2015

I often hear the saying “grow where you are planted”. It’s a good thought, to be content and thrive where you are. But when I heard the saying “The grass is greener where you water it” something clicked in my brain. It’s good to be content with your situation, but even better to pour yourself […]

Your Beginning

Posted on May 29, 2015

I’m constantly trying to remind myself to not compare my beginning to someone else’s middle. Sometimes growing a business feels like such a slow thing, and it’s easy to look at other people who seem so much further along and be a bit envious. But I’ve got two reasons for keeping my business to a […]

Smell like dirt

Posted on May 22, 2015

I’m still way behind in my calligraphy practice. I’ll blame all the gardening I’ve been doing, but at least Ms Atwood would approve…we all definitely smell like dirt by the end of the day (every day).

If you were a kiss

Posted on May 15, 2015

I’m way behind on my daily lettering practice (which you can follow on instagram) but I’m going to get back in the swing soon. Lots of projects going on this week!

Calm

Posted on May 8, 2015

“It’s okay to be happy with a calm life” Follow my daily lettering practice on Instagram!  

The 100 Day Project

Posted on May 1, 2015

I’ve joined Instagram and am participating in the 100 day project (#the100dayproject). Follow @bookcoverbakey to see my daily watercolor calligraphy practice!  I’m enjoying painting everyday with my girls. I’ll post my favourites here on Fridays for you

Not my Monkeys

Posted on Sep 26, 2014

I asked on my facebook page for favourite quotes to practice hand lettering.  I had forgotten how amusing I find this polish saying  

Hand Lettered Book Cover Reveal: Week Wise

Posted on Sep 16, 2014

Here’s my latest hand lettered book cover!  It’s for a series of week long devotional readings around a specific topic.  So the topic title will be changed with each issue, but the main cover art will be the same.  I had a lot of fun with the hand lettering