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Watercolour Wednesday – A Short Summer Quote

Let’s paint “Stay Cool” – a fun summer quote! There are a few tricky letter combinations, and double o is one of those that needs lots of practice when lettering with watercolour. I’ve prepared a YouTube video tutorial for you that will explain how hand positioning is important. With summer heat on my mind, I decided […] 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…

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Watercolour Wednesday – Painting a Quote & Free Printable

Probably the most popular lettering project people make is a hand lettered quote. Creating a piece of word art that inspires you every time you see it is so rewarding. This week we are learning how to design and paint the quote “one day at a time.” If this pandemic has taught me anything, it’s […] Read more…

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Watercolour Wednesday – Here Comes the Sun!

I am loving the sunny, warm weather we are having and decided to celebrate with a bright yellow ‘Here Comes the Sun’ free printable worksheet. This week we are going to learn about adding shadows with pens to watercolour lettering. I find that shadows really help create dimension, especially with lighter tones of inks. In […] Read more…

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Colorful Rainbow Watercolor Lettering

Chasity is going to color your world with this awesome rainbow watercolor lettering tutorial! Kelly Creates Supplies: Deluxe Lettering Kit (pencil, ruler), Watercolor Project Pad, Watercolor Inks Set 1 Warm, Set 2 Cool, Set 3 (White), Black Fineliners, Dream Pens, Moonlight Marker, Lettering Brush set, Palette, Water brush Hey Lettering Friends! I hope you are doing […] Read more…

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Watercolor Wednesday – Lettering with Watercolor Pencils

Welcome back to Watercolour Wednesday! (I spell watercolour the Canadian way and sometimes the American way haha). Today I thought I would share a tutorial on how to use my Kelly Creates Paradise Watercolor Pencils for lettering. Can I tell you how much I LOVE these Paradise Watercolor Pencils? If you feel like you need […] Read more…

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Watercolour Wednesday – Let’s Paint ‘Explore’

Painting with pretty watercolours is so much fun, but it can also be overwhelming. Thinking about loading the brush with paint, cleaning the brush between colours etc can be a lot to consider while focusing on getting the strokes down on paper. To simplify your learning, I recommend practicing with the Kelly Creates Black Ink […] Read more…

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