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A great tutorial on drop shadows with calligraphy brush lettering www.kellycreates.ca

Add Shadows to Lettering

Stephanie (@simplystephlettering) is an expert at drop shadows…let’s learn how to make your lettering pop with dimension with this technique! There are many different techniques you can apply to lettering. One of my favorites is a drop shadow. It is one of the first “embellishment” techniques I learned with lettering, so I am going to share […] Read more…

Time tracker tutorial for your bullet journal and planner www.kellycreates.ca

Get Organized With a Time Tracker in Your Journal

Meagan (@theillustratedplanner) is on the blog today to help you get organized in your journal by showing you how to design a time tracker. Kelly Creates Supplies: Creative Journal, Sticker Book, Metallic Jewel Brush Pens, Metallic Jewel Bullet Tip Pens, Multicolor Bullet Tip Pens,  Black Fineliners, Project Pad For the month of June,  I wanted to go with a […] Read more…

bujo and bullet journal travel plans spread www.kellycreates.ca

Organize Your Travel Plans in Your Journal

Meagan (@theillustratedplanner) has come up with a brilliant layout for travel plans that I can definitely use in my journal! She’s so creative!  Supplies from Kelly Creates: Creative Journal, Black Fineliners (set of 6), Multicolor Bullet Tip Pens, Washi Tape, Sticker Book  It’s finally that time of year when I begin to make travel plans! For this […] Read more…

Really Cute Bouncy Lettering tutorial that makes learning it so easy from @simplystephlettering www.kellycreates.ca

Easy Bouncy Lettering with Brush Pens

So many people love the ‘bouncy’ style of modern calligraphy. Stephanie (@simplystephlettering) has a quick photo tutorial to help you learn her cute bounce lettering style with brush pens for a card or other project!   Happy February! Even though it is below freezing temperatures outside, I am feeling warmth and love in my heart because it […] Read more…

Cool tutorial on how to add drop shadows to hand lettering and calligraphy for cards, quotes, home decor, scrapbooking and more by Elizabeth Wise www.kellycreates.ca

Add Dimensional Shadows to Hand Lettering

Today on my blog, Elizabeth Wise (@wiseletters) has an awesome tutorial on how to add dramatic shadows to hand lettering.  Add a little dimension to your letters! What you’ll need: Pencil, paper (I used the Kelly Creates Blank practice pad), Kelly Creates Fineliner (size 1.0) and the Kelly Creates Large Brush Pen.   Step 1: To begin, […] Read more…

Fake or Faux calligraphy tutorial in your bullet journal or planner What a fantastic idea!

Fake Calligraphy in your Bullet Journal

Here is Rachel Doan ( @rachelbujo ) with a tutorial about using faux calligraphy in a bullet journal: When I was a beginner in modern calligraphy, I just couldn’t make my lettering always perfect. There were WOW and UGH times alternating throughout this beginning journey. Not long ago, I saw a quote on Kelly Creates’s […] Read more…