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FREE practice worksheet to download and print from Kelly Creates, Learn calligraphy and brush lettering

May Newsletter and Free Worksheet

I’m actually a little early for this month’s newsletter…it seems that the Love Letters schedule is mid month. For this month’s  free worksheet, I was inspired by our recent Facebook Beginner Brush Lettering Boot Camp. Let’s improve our technique with transitions by focusing on these 4 basic strokes when writing letters and words. By concentrating on underturns, […] Read more…

learn calligraphy with kelly creates stamp sets. Easy stamp and trace technique for Small Brush tip pens.

Learn Calligraphy with Stamps

When I’m teaching Beginner workshops, we always start out with basic strokes, drills and then the lowercase alphabet. Eventually though, we all want to learn to connect the letters and write words. If you’re using a small brush tip pen, you can try a fun and easy way to learn how to write words with […] Read more…

12 days of xmas giveaway 2017 Kelly creates

12 Days of Christmas Giveaway: Day 2

Welcome to my FIRST ever 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway, sponsored by American Crafts! From December 11 until December 23, each day I will feature one of the products from my new calligraphy collection. You could win Brush pens, paper pads, journals, stamps and more! To be entered to win, leave a comment answering the […] Read more…

Hand lettering and calligraphy on pumpkins for Halloween and Thanksgiving home and party ideas and decorations

Hand Lettering FREE Printable for Halloween and Thanksgiving Decorations

Fall home décor and party decorations often includes pumpkins, especially for Halloween and Thanksgiving. Decorations and party ideas for the season can include hand lettering, and pumpkins are a fun way to use your calligraphy skills. I designed 4 pumpkins… 3 real and one black plastic pumpkin…. and wrote on them with a variety of […] Read more…

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