A Flourish Is No Lasso

A flourish is no lasso: In the world of design, the flourish is a stroke of finesse, an embellishment that dances around letters, transforming them into works of art. But it’s important to remember that a flourish is not a lasso. It doesn’t seek to limit,...

Circled Flourishes

Circled Flourishes: The power of flourishes – how to create circled flourishes with text – including a detailed process Typography can be the silent storyteller to convey emotions, evoke moods, and even define brands. In this realm of artistic expression,...

The Magic Wave

The Magic Wave: Beautiful flourishes look sometimes like a magic wave. They are able to transform plain text into an enchanting visual experience. Of course it has to be well made, because not every piece of flourished art gives me that impression. Learning about...

The Oval Form

The oval form: The oval form holds a significant role in the art of flourishes. It’s a fundamental shape that provides a basis for many elegant and dynamic flourishes and also for many letters. Before we dive into a list of several reasons, why ovals have this...

The Art Of Flourishes

The Art of Flourishes + Tutorial: Beautiful Flourishes enhance the elegance and style of your writing, whether it’s a letter, word, quote, or longer text. Similarly adding flourishes can give an extra touch of flair and transform your writing into a work of art....