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how to style your art and hand lettering in photos www.kellycreates.ca

How to Style Your Lettering Art in Photographs

Producing a beautiful piece of lettering art is always so rewarding, but showing it off in an eye-catching photo is just as important. For those of you who want to share pics of your calligraphy online, Bonnie has lots of awesome tips for you! To begin, let me say that I use an iPhone for my […] Read more…

Beautiful tutorial for watercolor wreath and hand lettering www.kellycreates.ca

Watercolor Holiday Wreath with Hand Lettering

Melissa Clarkson (@letterbystarlight) is back with a beautiful watercolor holiday wreath & lettering tutorial! Kelly Creates Supplies: Practice Dot or Grid Pad Black Fineliner #08 Dream Pens Set 1 Dream Pens Set 2 Blending Kit (Palette) Other Supplies: Mix Media or Watercolor Paper Small Bowl, glass or compass Pencil & Eraser Water brush or paint brush […] Read more…

Cool hand lettered gift bag tutorial www.kellycreates.ca

Hand Lettering on a Gift Bag & FREE Template

Gemma (@lettersflowersandtea), our guest artist from England, is back with a fabulous tutorial on how to make your own hand lettered gift bag. I’m especially excited about those feathers on her bag, created with the Kelly Creates Moonlight Markers. Kelly Creates Supplies:   Grid paper pad, Deluxe Lettering kit (ruler, pencil, eraser, Dream Pen Midnight), Black Fineliners […] Read more…

Beautiful hand lettered affirmations and inspirational words home decor project tutorial www.kellycreates.ca

Think Positive with Hand Lettering

Bonnie (@diamondandwillow) has the most wonderful tutorial about creating hand lettered affirmations as a kind reminder to love yourself. Sometimes it may be nice to have a little visual reminder of some positive qualities we possess, or we may want to show someone else how we notice their goodness and appreciate them. You could use this […] Read more…

Super tutorial for Halloween hand lettering inside spider webs www.kellycreates.ca

Lettering Inside a Spider Web for Halloween

Welcome back to Melissa Clarkson (@letterbystarlight) who is back with an awesome tutorial for Halloween.  Check out how to hand letter inside a spider web!  Kelly Creates Supplies: Practice Dot/Grid Pad Project Pad Paper – White Dream Pens Black Fineliner #08 Multicolor Fineliner Other Supplies: bowl, plate or circle template, pencil, eraser Are you looking […] Read more…

DIY Family Menu board Dry Erase with Hand Lettering Tutorial www.kellycreates.ca

DIY Dry Erase Board & Menu Planner

Today, Erica (@ericalligraphy2) has a brilliant way to meal plan and be creative at the same time! Get your household organized when the kids are back in school by creating this DIY ‘dry-erase’ menu board.  Kelly Creates Supplies: Metallic Bullet Tip Pens, Small Jewel Brush Pens, Specialty Galaxy Paper Pad, Washi Tape, Sticker Book, Deluxe Lettering Kit […] Read more…

Easy DIY table placecards for special events, dinners, weddings and more www.kellycreates.ca

Quick & Easy DIY Table Place Cards

Stephanie (@simplystephlettering) is here to show you how easy it is to make table place cards for a wedding or other special event. Wedding season is upon us! There is nothing like a spring wedding when the weather warms and flowers are blooming. Making escort and place cards is one of my favorite things to […] Read more…

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