What are some handwriting creation tips?

To have a good result when creating your own font, it is important that you fill in the form(s) carefully, trying to follow these tips:
A thin felt tip or ball point pen is recommended.
Leave a margin around each character (go up to the hash marks) – don’t draw up to the edge of each cell.
Try to be consistent with character placement in the boxes
Scan in color mode at 300 dpi for best results
Please save as a JPG.