So many amazing calligraphy tips and techniques are in Kelly Creates monthly newsletter "KellyLetters". You can sign up on her website. She really knows how to explain the details of brush lettering. Use these tracing guide worksheets to build muscle memory and take your lettering to the next level. The whole alphabet, words, drills and more at www.kellycreates.ca

Calligraphy Tips: How to Connect Strokes and Letters

Let’s say you have already started to learn brush lettering or calligraphy of any kind. As a beginner, you start by focusing on drills and basic strokes, then graduate to letters from simplest to most challenging. (To read my blog post about how to study the alphabet, click HERE).   Using my practice guide worksheets and […] Read more…

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Paper and Ink Arts

Have you heard of the Paper and Ink Arts store? It is a candy shop for calligraphers and lettering artists! It is located in Nashville, USA, but they have a fantastic online store as well. I know what it means to run a small business, so I believe it’s important to support family shops like this. […] Read more…

Listen to April 10 So Suzy Podcast for an Interview with Kelly Creates and hear about her beginnings in brush lettering and her insight into this beautiful art form.

Sharing Secrets on the So Suzy Podcast

If you are crafty and creative, you will love listening to Suzanne Moore, who hosts an entertaining and informative podcast about the creative industry called “So Suzy.” On April 10, my interview with Suzanne will be broadcast, and I answer Suzanne’s questions about how I started brush lettering and my business of teaching with practice […] Read more…

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Good Luck Card with Faux Calligraphy

I love making cards incorporating my own lettering. This card is being featured on the Creative Scrapbooker magazine blog with a quick photo tutorial. I designed the card using Chameleon Pens, alcohol based markers that produce unique multi-tones for every colour. To learn more about these pens and how I made this card, click HERE […] Read more…

@kellycreates #watercolor #brushlettering #calligraphy @americancrafts @janedavenport #mermaidmarkers #brush Learn brush lettering with watercolors and tracing guide worksheets

Watercolor Brush Lettering with Mermaid Markers

If you don’t already know this about me, I LOVE WATERCOLOURS! (and yes, that is how we spell it in Canada ha ha) If for some reason I could not do calligraphy anymore, I would dive right into watercolor art full time. Maybe it’s because I’m a Pisces. I don’t know. But the beauty of watercolor speaks […] Read more…

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