A Brush Lettering Giveaway! (CLOSED)


     Hello! I’m excited to have a little giveaway on Surely Simple! If you’ve been reading along, you might have noticed some brush lettering tutorials here recently. If not, check them out here: pt 1, pt 2 and pt 3. Well, this got me thinking about learning more about brush lettering- and Jo of Zuer Designs (check out her…

Singapore Snapshots part 1


Baby blue skies and water. Cable cars and greenery. A great time just taking photos and enjoying the view. Singapore Snapshots part 1 First view of the cable cars. Cable cars! Fun, fun, fun. Heights and views. Colourful stairs at Mount Faber Dreamy.   Lush green. I like tourist spots when they are not crowded. This view is stunning! An…

Digitalize Your Brush Lettering Using Free Programs pt 3


Digitalize Your Brush Lettering Using Free Programs by Jo Cheung Digitalising your lettering has many benefits. It allows you to resize it as large as you want without losing its quality, as well as give you the option to correct jagged lines and smooth out a curve. Often times, tutorials that show you how to digitalise your lettering or turn…

Pomegranate Layer Cake with Butter Cream Frosting


Let’s talk about cakes. And not just any cakes, but layer cakes, in particular. I love, love layers on a cake. There’s something so enticing about the fluffy cake mixed with different layers of chocolate, vanilla, whichever flavour really-just mingling so well. That’s what brought on this pomegranate layer cake with butter cream frosting. And for a personal touch, I…

Tidbits of Tequila, Mexico


I always feel that, to get a good understanding of a place- you have to photograph everything. It’s not always about the beautiful parts of the place, as important as those might be. To get a real feel of the ground you’re standing on, when you travel and visit different places- it’s always a good thing to photograph real life…