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modern calligraphy tutorial alphabet with a brush pen www.kellycreates.ca

How to Write Lowercase ‘r’

Hi everyone! When it comes to writing difficult letters with a brush pen, lots of beginners struggle with lowercase ‘r.’ I remember practicing this letter and not being happy with the results. Today I have a new video tutorial on my YouTube channel that will help you practice a number of different styles of lowercase r. […] Read more…

Back to School pencil design hand lettering tutorial www.kellycreates.ca

Back to School Hand Lettering Tutorial

Chasity’s tutorial is perfect for back to school! She has created really cute ‘pencil’ letters that pop off the page! You can use this hand lettering design for a home decor sign, a card, a planner page, or even a scrapbook layout. Kelly Creates Supplies: Deluxe Lettering Kit, White card stock or Kelly Creates Watercolor […] Read more…

a new way to write the alphabet in modern calligraphy www.kellycreates.ca

A New Way to Practice the Alphabet

One of my oldest pieces of advice about learning modern calligraphy is that brush lettering is not cursive writing. It might look similar but it’s totally different. We really have to focus on drawing separate strokes and stop thinking about whole letters and words. Today, I will show you a ‘new’ way to practice your brush […] Read more…

how to control your brush pen tutorial www.kellycreates.ca

Calligraphy Help – Stop Struggling With Thick & Thin Strokes

I am really happy about a new calligraphy drill I have created to help you control the thick and thin strokes when writing with a brush pen! This new drill will really help you figure out those transitions and avoid the problem of having your strokes look all the same size. The first step is […] Read more…

Focus on the good free printable lettering quote template www.kellycreates.ca

Watercolour Wednesday – A Free Printable Quote Worksheet

Definitely one of my mottos in life is ‘Focus on the Good.’ There can be so much negativity and suffering in the world that is overwhelming. When you make a consistent effort to look at the bright moments in life, then you will experience more joy and hope. This week’s quote is “Focus on the […] Read more…

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This Calligraphy Worksheet is a Game Changer!

I know I’ve designed a LOT of free calligraphy worksheets for you, but this one is REALLY different and will help you so much! The most challenging basic stroke is the oval, and this worksheet has oval outlines that you can follow for both reverse and regular ovals. There are 9 letters in our alphabet […] Read more…

How to add sparkle and glitter to your hand lettering tutorial www.kellycreates.ca

Chalkboard Lettering That Sparkles!

Chasity has a sparkly tutorial for you that shows how to add glitter & shine to your hand lettering. Her ‘faux’ chalkboard technique using Kelly Creates Metallic pens and Watercolor Inks looks amazing!   Kelly Creates Supplies: Metallic Jewel Small Brush Pens, Deluxe Lettering Kit (pencil, ruler, eraser), Watercolor Inks Set 3 (White & Iridescent), Lettering Watercolor […] Read more…

Free printable & SVG tutorial for watercolor lettering tutorial www.KellyCreates.ca

Free Printable & SVG for Watercolor Lettering

Chasity has been busy creating templates for you to use to make lettering designs! Add some Kelly Creates Watercolor Inks and WOW! Don’t have a digital cutting machine? No problem….there is also a PDF printable template for you to download! Kelly Creates Supplies: Round Brush Set, Watercolor Ink Set 1 ‘Warm‘, Watercolor Inks Set 2 ‘Cool’, […] Read more…

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