Lettering

Hand Lettering in a Heart Shape with Finetec Pearl Water Colors

Happy Valentine’s Day! It seemed very fitting to letter a Valentine’s Day card for today’s Letter Tuesday video. I used the Finetec Pearl Water Color palette (the 12 pan version) for the lettering because they’re just beautiful painted over dark surfaces.

I first cut out a heart shape and then penciled on my design. The Finetec paints are opaque so I wasn’t worried about the pencil lines showing through.

After I completed the words, I painted around the outside of the heart shape in order to define it. I also added a dashed line with a white pen.

I hope you enjoy today’s video!

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Supplies

I often get questions about where to purchase the supplies I use in videos. To make it easier for my blog friends, all supplies are listed below! :) The letters below each image are links to stores where you can buy the product. SSS = Simon Says Stamp, AZ = Amazon, etc. Compensated affiliate links used when possible.

All items were personally purchased. Items below are shown in the order they appear in the video.

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13 Comments

  • Reply Kristie Maynard February 14, 2017 at 4:03 pm

    Beautiful! Thanks for sharing this.

  • Reply Cristina February 15, 2017 at 4:46 am

    Beautiful!!! Now these watercolors are on my wishlist!
    Cristina
    thehouseoftheblackbirds.blogspot.it

  • Reply ken February 15, 2017 at 9:13 am

    Kristina, this is some of the most beautiful and even lettering you’ve ever posted. Bravo! Beautiful. Big fan.

  • Reply suzanne February 15, 2017 at 9:27 am

    hi Kristina…..where did you learn your hand lettering….it’s really beautifully done…..perhaps a class on this is in your future…… :)

  • Reply Maureen Reiss February 15, 2017 at 10:34 am

    Really Beautiful card!!!

  • Reply gabbe February 15, 2017 at 10:34 am

    what a gorgeous Valentine!! always love your lettering.

  • Reply Maggie B February 15, 2017 at 12:50 pm

    Hi Kristina ~ This card is simply stunning and I love the shine that the Finetec Pearl Water Colors adds. As always, your lettering is beautiful!! ~HUGS~
    #kindnessmatters

  • Reply Teresa Doyle February 15, 2017 at 2:12 pm

    AMAZING to watch you hand letter Kristina, this is really outstanding!

  • Reply Mary Wright February 15, 2017 at 4:21 pm

    Oh wow!
    You are so clever, I just love how you did the lettering, and those paints!!!! I am loving the shiny paints!!
    Beautiful xx

  • Reply Judy B February 15, 2017 at 5:51 pm

    Very pretty Kristina. I love to watch you do your lettering.

  • Reply Celeste Goff February 16, 2017 at 6:08 am

    Wow Kristina! That’s amazing!

  • Reply Tracy Ricci February 16, 2017 at 10:55 pm

    So, correct me if I’m wrong, but it looked like you were just using 2 colors straight out of the pan without mixing. How does the final product look like you mixed about 8 different colors?!? Awesome!

  • Reply Fiki February 18, 2017 at 3:38 pm

    wow this is amazing!

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