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My favourite art and lettering purchases of 2017

January 1, 2018

2017 has been a crazy fun year all round in terms of art and lettering. Lots of new Instagram challenges were created, new trends arose and many new faces joined the art and lettering community. While I didn’t venture on many projects, I did get to try out lots of new (to me) art and lettering supplies thanks to endlessly browsing Instagram and Pinterest. Some of my favourite purchases in 2017 have been around for a while will definitely stick around for many years to come. Here’s a short list of my favourite purchases of 2017 and why I love them so much!

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How to create custom pantry labels

September 3, 2016

If you’ve been following my Instagram and Facebook page for a while, you will have known that I shared some custom hand lettered pantry labels for The Creativity Exchange back in March. It was a huge hit and ever since, I’ve been getting lots of emails asking for more labels for items that weren’t on the original list. We’ve also created a few editable label sheets in case you don’t already own my Hokey Pokey font. However, this version of the font is a variant of the original.

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Autumn Watercolour Lettering Leaf Tutorial

June 6, 2016

I know that it’s not autumn where I live, but I keep seeing all these gorgeous autumn colours all over my social media. Stepping on crunchy leaves is one of my favourite things to do! I decided that I would show you how to create this cute watercolour lettering leaf using autumn colours. Of course, you can replicate this using the colours of spring if you prefer. Mints and corals with yellows and other pastel colours would work for a spring themed leaf.

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5 easy ways to change up your brush lettering

October 20, 2015

Sometimes, I like to change up my brush lettering and add a few different elements to it. Anything from a change in medium to a change in style of writing. There are different ways to change the way your brush lettering looks. Here, I’ll show you five easy ways to do so!

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How I take and edit my Instagram photos

October 5, 2015

Here’s a little secret. I don’t own a single white table or have any white surfaces in my house. But I still take photos that have white backgrounds in them! How? I fake it! It’s no secret that everyone manipulates their Instagram photos to some extent, but honestly I’ll admit, I can never post a photo that hasn’t been edited in some shape or form. Let’s take the Watercolour Lettering Leaf that I created in my last blog post and use it in this example.

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