In this class, you will learn the art of watercolor lettering using an amazing tool, the water brush. We’ll go over different watercolor techniques, blending colors and upper/lowercase letters to discover you own water brush lettering style. We will work to improve letter forms, learn my tips and tricks and create your unique hand-lettered style. At the end of this class, you’ll be able to create your own custom lettered print to keep or gift to your loved one and walk away with unique skill set that you’ll be able to use on your future projects. Each student will take home a water brush lettering kit, lettering guide worksheet and a print for inspiration.
This technique will be fun for you to develop on your own with other materials and surfaces! Pretty soon you will be lettering everywhere!
Class kit with 3 varying tip-sized water brushes, and general supplies will be used for this class. The $18 set of 3 aqua brushes in included with the cost of this class. This is wonderful, as you will be able to practice at home with these exact tools used in class! I will also give you the opportunity to try mark making with several of my own personal tools to see how you might want to grow your new talent!
Come MAKE your lettering amazing!
Kijsa has been hand lettering for over 20 years. Her brush lettering, handlettering and lettering designs have been featured in Better Homes & Gardens, Creative Home, Mary Engelbrite & Christmas ideas. She has received commissions from all over the world, and even has federal trademarks on some of her lettering styles. In addition to publications, a thriving art studio and active etsy shop, She is a member of IAMPETH, the international letters and teachers association. Her Paducah-based studio is fun, vibrant and constantly filled with creativity…come be inspired & MAKE cool stuff!