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how to paint a quote with watercolor www.kellycreates.ca

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 – 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…

watercolor lettering free printable template www.kellycreates.ca

Watercolour Wednesday – Free Printable Template

One of the biggest mistakes beginners make when practicing any kind of lettering is not using guidelines. Writing or painting letters on blank paper is never a good idea. Did you know you can use the Kelly Creates Grid Practice paper to practice your lettering? This specialty paper pad is heavyweight but much less expensive […] Read more…

Basket weave hand lettering tutorial for Spring and Easter plus florals and monogram www.KellyCreates.ca

Spring Basket Weave Hand Lettering

Gemma @lettersflowersandtea is back! Our specialist on florals and lettering, she has a beautiful tutorial showing how to draw a basket weave pattern on your letters and monograms. Drawing these squares and lines in a pattern is so relaxing! Kelly Creates Supplies: Grid paper, Black fineliners, Multicolour bullet tip pens , Project pad, Eraser, Pencil, Ruler from Deluxe Lettering Kit, […] Read more…

Fake Chalkboard Lettering DIY with FREE printable tracing worksheet www.KellyCreates.ca

Chalkboard Lettering With a White Brush Pen

Bonnie Peters @diamondandwillow has designed a wonderful DIY project for you: A Laundry Lettering Chalkboard! She used the Kelly Creates Moonlight Marker, which is a white brush pen, instead of chalk! Plus, there is a free printable worksheet for you to practice your lettering. Kelly Creates Supplies: Moonlight Marker, Pencil and Eraser from Deluxe Lettering Kit, Write On […] Read more…

Super hand lettered alphabet samples to copy and learn www.kellycreates.ca

Holiday Alphabets For Hand Lettering

If you want to learn some new hand lettering styles that will WOW, then check out Bonnie’s tutorial here. You can modify and customize the alphabets to suit any special occasion, which is fabulous! Kelly Creates Supplies: ‘Write On’ Grid Paper Pad, ‘Make Your Mark’ Blank Paper Pad, Deluxe Lettering Kit (Pencil and Eraser), 3-pack Black […] Read more…