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13 Videos (1h 21m)
    • Introduction

      1:28
    • Supplies

      4:33
    • Before You Begin

      1:49
    • Water Control

      11:32
    • Brush Control

      7:01
    • Alphabet

      1:47
    • Blending Letters

      20:38
    • Ombre Technique

      10:15
    • Gradient Effect

      2:16
    • Galaxy Lettering

      7:07
    • Add Some Gold Shine

      6:39
    • Fun Splatters

      3:09
    • Next Steps

      2:54

About This Class

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Do you love lettering and now want to dive into the world of watercolor lettering?

Or have you already tried watercolor lettering and want to learn new techniques to take your lettering to a new level?

I love lettering. Soon after I started my lettering journey, I discovered watercolor. Combining my love for lettering with watercolor has been amazing.

In this class, I will take you step-by-step through the process of how to use a brush or water brush with watercolor paint as well as how to develop your brush control and water control.

I will also teach you several advanced techniques to use with your watercolor lettering. I cover blending the watercolor, ombre effect, galaxy lettering, adding gold shadows to your lettering, and one of my favorites - splatters.

Get out your brush and watercolor paints and get ready to have some fun.

I cannot wait to see the watercolor lettering you create with the new skills you learn in this class.

New to Lettering?

If you are new to lettering, I recommend taking my Brush Lettering for Beginners class first here: http://skl.sh/2lwvwWa.

You will learn the foundations of lettering, basic strokes, how to form your letters and be able to download many practice sheets. Then, come back to this class to learn watercolor lettering!

Let's Connect

If you want to know when I release new classes, make sure to click the "follow" button on my profile here: https://www.skillshare.com/user/shelleyhitz

7 of 7 students recommendSee All

One of the best classes I've taken! Shelley is an excellent teacher who gently guides the student step-by-step through the watercolor lettering process. Her enthusiasm makes learning fun! Thank you, Shelley, for this wonderful class!!
Another great class from Shelley! Some really fun techniques, presented in an encouraging and easy-to-follow way.
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Shelley Hitz

Artist, Illustrator, Author Coach

Ready to learn the art of lettering and watercolor, the easy way? I know what it's like to be a beginner. And I know what it's like to battle the inner critic. The fear, self-doubt, and comparison.

But, I have learned to embrace the artist in me and have re-discovered the joy of creating art.

Art can help you:

  • Relax and have fun. It's been an amazing form of self-care for me.
  • Discover the power of color. Creating art can bring you so much joy.
  • Create beautiful pieces you can display in your home or give as gifts.
  • And so much more!

I'm passionate about teaching others and love seeing each of you have the courage to embrace your creativity and choose to create art.

In my classes, I will take you step-by-step through the learning process and cheer you on in this beautiful journey of creativity and color.

To be notified when I publish new classes, make sure to click the "follow" button on my profile. Also, let me know what you want like to learn as I'm creating new classes all the time.

I'm so excited you are here and I cannot wait to see what you create :)

Need help with marketing?

I have been marketing online since 2004 and so have created several marketing classes. I have a class on Instagram marketing which you might find helpful. You can find it here: https://www.skillshare.com/user/shelleyhitzcoaching