watercolor

Stunning cover page using stamps by @rachelbujo www.kellycreates.ca

Stamping Flowers On Your Journal Cover Page

Rachel Doan ( @rachelbujo ) has designed this stunning November cover page for her creative journal using the new Kelly Creates stamp sets. Stamps are a quick and easy way to decorate and customize a cover page for beginners, or for those who just are short on time to draw. In this tutorial, I will be showing […] 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…

3 simple techniques to create watercolour backgrounds using Tombow Dual Brush pens for hand lettering, crafts, cards, and more www.kellycreates.ca

Easy Watercolour Background Techniques for Hand Lettering Quotes

Calligraphy and hand lettering are really fun to use to create quotes and inspirational word art you can display or frame. Instead of just a plain white piece of paper, you can use water-based brush pens to design very quick and easy watercolour backgrounds. The supply list is short and simple: watercolour paper (or Bristol paper or cardstock), […] 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…

Learn Watercolor Lettering in Seattle

Let the colors be unleashed! In this workshop you will explore the various styles of lettering with the beautiful medium of watercolor paint. You will learn how to develop your own brush script and practice with worksheet tracing guides. Click HERE to Register at the Daniel Smith Redmond/Bellevue (Seattle) store in Washington, USA. Read more…

Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival UAE

I am so excited to be invited to this world reknown Festival of the Arts held in Sharjah, UAE, April 19 – 29.  I will be teaching 5 days of workshops from April 19 – 24. The two workshops I will be presenting are “The Magic of the Brush Pen” and “Lettering with Watercolors”. Click […] Read more…

@kellycreates #watercolor #brushlettering #calligraphy @americancrafts @janedavenport #mermaidmarkers #brush Learn brush lettering with watercolors and tracing guide worksheets

Watercolor Brush Lettering with Mermaid Markers

If you don’t already know this about me, I LOVE WATERCOLOURS! (and yes, that is how we spell it in Canada ha ha) If for some reason I could not do calligraphy anymore, I would dive right into watercolor art full time. Maybe it’s because I’m a Pisces. I don’t know. But the beauty of watercolor speaks […] Read more…

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