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Watercolor Lettering: Everything You Need to Know

Ana Baker, Lettering & Calligraphy Techniques

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9 Videos (37m)
    • Watercolor Lettering--Everything You Need to Know

    • Watercolor Lettering Supplies

    • Watercolor Basics--Things You Need to Know

    • Brush Lettering Foundations

    • Marker Magic

    • Rainbows--Multicolor Blending

    • Drip Drop Metallic Monogram

    • Gold Leaf Metallic Watercolor

    • Share Your Work Upload a Project 2


About This Class

In this class, students will learn how to utilize a toolbox of techniques to create beautifully lettered watercolor designs. This class is geared toward the beginner-intermediate letterer who is comfortable with the basic techniques of lettering and wants to expand their horizons with watercolor. 

Materials needed for this class are:

  • Watercolor paper (140 lb.)
  • A waterbrush or small round paint brush (size 2 or smaller)
  • Watercolor paints OR water-based markers
  • Water
  • Basic drawing materials like pencil, a ruler, and an eraser
  • EXTRA--Metallic or shimmer watercolors

See attached clickable product recommendation list! (Under Your Project section) Stuck on what to letter? Check out the bonus Lettering Library with words and quotes to give you a jumpstart.





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  • Intermediate
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  • All Levels
  • Beg/Int
  • Int/Adv


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Ana Baker

Lettering & Calligraphy Techniques

Hi, I'm Ana Baker! I'm a self-taught hand lettering and calligraphy artist with a background in education. I've always loved words and letters and dabbled in calligraphy ever since high school, but really fell in love with the art of lettering in 2016.

My classes focus on practical tips and skills that help your lettering skills grow quickly and organically. Because I am a self-taught artist, I love sharing all of the little things I wished I had known when I first ...

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