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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 – Painting Cute Letters

It’s Watercolour Wednesday! Are you a fan of serif or sans serif letters?  I like to mix both lettering styles when I’m painting with watercolour. I find I feel more ‘playful’ when I have a brush in my hand instead of a pen. To paint “June”, I used the Kelly Creates Round 2 Lettering brush […] 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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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…

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Watercolour Wednesday – ‘Sweet Dreams’ Free Printable

Today we are going to practice watercolour lettering with two words, “sweet dreams,” combining two different styles: script and block. I think it’s important to remember that when it comes to any hand lettering, you have to decide what you like most. Which of these combinations above do you like more? I often ask people […] Read more…

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Watercolour Wednesday – Happy Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day! To celebrate, let’s paint the word “Earth” in Blue and Emerald Kelly Creates Watercolor Inks! Click HERE to download this printable worksheet or click the image below. You can paint right onto your printer paper or you can use tracing paper on top to practice painting with the template as your guide. […] Read more…

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Watercolour Wednesday – Bloom & Grow Free Printable

This week we are practicing a pretty springtime phrase!  When you are strictly painting on the worksheet, I recommend just using one watercolour. I usually practice with my Kelly Creates Black Watercolor ink or Black pre-filled water brush.       In this free printable template, you can practice 2 different ‘Bloom & Grow’ styles. For the […] Read more…

Watercolour Wednesday – Free Printable ‘Lucky Me’

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Today’s free printable lettering template is “lucky me”! You can download, print and practice your watercolour lettering.   TIP:  Paint each letter while the previous letter is ‘wet’ so that the watercolours blend together. I used Kelly Creates Emerald and Deep Yellow Inks from the ‘Warm Set’. You can paint right on […] Read more…

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