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Groovy lettering tutorial with rainbow watercolor technique

Groovy Tie-Dye Lettering with Watercolor

Erica has a really groovy lettering tutorial with a pretty tie-dye watercolour technique.  You will learn how to blend different colours of Kelly Creates Watercolor Inks. There’s also a free printable lettering template for you to practice this groovy lettering style! Kelly Creates Supplies: Watercolor Palette and Pipettes, Watercolor Paper, Watercolor Brushes, Watercolor Inks Set […] Read more…

Hope watercolor lettering with Stamping www.KellyCreates.ca

Lettering ‘Hope’ With Watercolor & Stamps

It’s perfect timing for Erica’s “Hope” lettering tutorial. Let’s learn how to make this pretty hand lettered project with stamping and watercolor blending! It would look perfect as a framed piece of home decor for a gift or make a smaller design for a card.  Kelly Creates Supplies: Wreath Stamp, Ink Pads & Stamping Block Set, […] Read more…

Cute Valentine cards with free printable lettering template www.kellycreates.ca

3 Valentine’s Cards & FREE Lettering Printable

Did you know you can use Kelly Creates pens as watercolour?  Melissa Clarkson @letterbystarlight is our guest blogger and has created 3 super cute Valentine’s Day cards PLUS a FREE lettering template to download and practice! I love making handmade cards for family and friends. In fact, since I started lettering, I haven’t bought a single card […] Read more…

Kelly Creates Handmade Holiday gift guide for Christmas shop small and have a big heart.

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide 2017 & Giveaway

UPDATE:  Winners have been chosen! Congratulations to all! Cathryn Hanson won the Clair Ashley bracelet. Kim Gowdy won the True Leaf Collection bag. Laurel won the Cara Rosalie watercolour art. Denise Bryant won the Terre Ferme mug.  I have a deep love of all things handmade.  I value and cherish the artistic expression, care and […] Read more…

Gorgeous galaxy watercolor effect and an awesome video tutorial www.kellycreates.ca

How to Paint a Galaxy with Watercolour

Galaxy patterns in watercolour, painting and lettering have become quite popular over the past few months. Being a BIG Trekkie (Star Trek Fan), I knew I had to try to paint a galaxy with my watercolours. I am trying to dedicate a little time every weekend on exploring my creativity with watercolour. So I pulled […] Read more…

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Instagram GIVEAWAY!!!

I cannot actually believe I’m writing this, but my Instagram Followers have reached 100,000!  I am completely overwhelmed with feelings of …. well being overwhelmed! ha ha  And gratitude, and excitement, and a little fear.  Suddenly, I am thinking about the impact I could be having on social media through Instagram, and I am contemplating […] Read more…