I’ve been a barista for a while but I’ve only recently entered the world of latte art. My skills have improved vastly just in the past six months I’ve really been learning. Before I worked somewhere where it was standard, I started to teach myself via YouTube videos, asking other baristas, and practice.
And that’s really the only way to get better: practice.
My skills have sharpened significantly just from the time I initially set this goal, but I still have a ways to go. My milk texturing and hand movements have increased dramatically.
This is where I am now:
These are all pretty basic/easy designs as far as latte art goes, but I’m still proud of how much progress I’ve made so far!