Things I've learned:
- I was holding my pen at the wrong angle and it was causing me to flick ink everywhere. Watching a tutorial made me realize this and things got much easier once I changed my pen angle.
- Switched to a higher quality paper. Much better. Now my pen nib isn't shredding the paper and getting clogged.
- Sometimes it's fun to let the ink run out so you can see the outline of the letter (see letter "q" in photo above
- My hand hurts