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12 Days of Christmas Giveaway: Day 9

Welcome to my first ever 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway, sponsored by American Crafts! From December 11 until December 22, each day I will feature one of the products from my new calligraphy collection. 12 Winners will be announced on December 23, 2017. You could win Brush pens, paper pads, journals, stamps and more! To […] Read more…

12 days of xmas giveaway 2017 Kelly creates

12 Days of Christmas Giveaway: Day 5

Welcome to my first ever 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway, sponsored by American Crafts! From December 11 until December 22, each day I will feature one of the products from my new calligraphy collection. 12 Winners will be announced on December 23, 2017. You could win Brush pens, paper pads, journals, stamps and more! To […] 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…

Learn how to slant letters when writing calligraphy with these FREE guide sheets from www.kellycreates.ca

New Free Practice Guide Sheets

Lately I have been teaching a lot of Beginners in my Facebook groups and in person, and I have been telling them that lined guide sheets are a very important part of practice. Actually, I have come across a very common question of “How do I write straight on blank paper?”  My answer is “Don’t use blank paper.” People […] Read more…

What is Bouncy Brush Lettering? Find out www.kellycreates.ca calligraphy, brush calligraphy, brush lettering, learn

New Bouncy Worksheets & Free Drills

So what exactly is “Bouncy” lettering? It is a more relaxed and playful style of brush calligraphy where the letters don’t always sit in a row on a baseline, but rather appear to ‘bounce’ up and down in an appealing way. If you would like to try out a free alphabet sheet, click HERE to […] Read more…

learn brush lettering with Kelly Klapstein, www.kellycreates.ca

Upcoming Workshops 2017

I’m so happy to announce that I will be presenting “The Art of Brush Lettering” at two Pinners Conferences in the Fall…Dallas (Arlington) Texas on Sept. 30 and Salt Lake City (Sandy) Utah on Nov. 3, 2017. These exclusive one-hour presentations are FREE and all supplies are provided.   Pinners Conference is a fantastic 2-day event […] Read more…

Lots of great lettering advice for lefties, left-handed tips for calligraphy from a leftie

Lettering & Calligraphy Tips for Left-Handed People

One of the questions I get asked a lot is from left-handed people wondering if they can do calligraphy and lettering. My answer is always, “Yes,” and many lefties use my tracing guide worksheets to successfully learn brush lettering. There are always left-handed people in my workshops who make a few adjustments and can write beautiful letters too. […] Read more…

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