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Modern Folk Art Illustrations on Your iPad in Procreate + Free Folk Art Stamp Brushes and Templates

Modern Folk Art Illustrations on Your iPad in Procreate + Free Folk Art Stamp Brushes and Templates

I finally created a class for one of my favorite styles of art — modern folk art.  It combines the illustrative patterning of traditional folk art with bright vintage inspired colors.  The best part about modern folk art?  There are really no rules!  Folk art […]

Create Fonts on Your iPad in a Few Easy Steps + 3 Free Fonts

Create Fonts on Your iPad in a Few Easy Steps + 3 Free Fonts

I have loved making fonts on my computer for years, but I’ve been looking for a way to move my process over to my iPad.  Then I found iFont Maker, which lets you make fonts quickly and painlessly for only a few bucks. In this […]

3 Free Fonts for Personal/Commercial Use: Mudcloth, Ivory, and Flourish

3 Free Fonts for Personal/Commercial Use: Mudcloth, Ivory, and Flourish

I’ve always been one of those annoyingly picky people who wants to customize EVERYTHING.  So naturally, every time I find a font I like, I want it to be just a little different.  I started making my own fonts a few years ago, and finally have a set that I’m really happy with.  I wanted to share all three with you all as a free download (for personal or commercial use)!  If you use them, you don’t have to credit me every time, but I would absolutely love to see what you make with them, so pretty please tag me on Instagram or Facebook @lizkohlerbrown

If you’re not sure how to use downloaded fonts on your iPad, check out this quick tutorial:

The first is an all caps mudcloth/Thai weaving inspired font.  The font has a combination of patterns and open block letters, so its great for a bold heading.  Click to download the Mudcloth Font

The second font is a lightweight airy font with some playful lettering variations.  It has upper and lower case letters, so it’s great for a variety of uses.  Click to Download the Ivory Font 

The third font is inspired by circus style vintage posters.  I’ve been looking for a font like this for years that had soft rather than hard pointy edges, so finally just broke down and made it!  It’s an all caps font, so it’s perfect for headers and titles. Click to Download the Flourish Font

If you want to learn how to create your own fonts, check out my class on how to design unique fonts on your iPad:

If you like using fonts and lettering on your iPad, check out my iPad tutorials:

Illustrative iPad Lettering: Layouts, Textures, and Templates + Free Lettering Templates & Textures

Illustrative iPad Lettering: Layouts, Textures, and Templates + Free Lettering Templates & Textures

I’ve been working on ways to make my lettering process more simple and precise over the years, so for this class I wanted to distill all of my favorite tips and tricks (and free templates!) to share with you all.  In the class, I show […]

Watercolor Hand Lettering on Your iPad in Procreate + Free Brushes and Paper Texture

Watercolor Hand Lettering on Your iPad in Procreate + Free Brushes and Paper Texture

Watercolor hand lettering is one of the quickest (and most satisfying) projects I like to make when I’m in a creative rut.  It’s a great way to play around with color and blending, without worrying about making a perfect composition.  Hand lettering is in its […]

Free Hand Lettered Watercolor Digital Planner Stickers

Free Hand Lettered Watercolor Digital Planner Stickers

I love adding a bit of color to my digital planner.  It helps important notes stand out, but also just makes it more fun to use my planner!  I made 3 different color versions of all the reminder and goal related words I could think of:

  • remember
  • goal
  • party
  • vacation
  • crushed it
  • killed it
  • done
  • milestone
  • anniversary
  • birthday
  • holiday

You can get the stickers as a free download + learn how to use them below.  If you’re not sure how to use the stickers, check out this quick tutorial:

You can pick up the planner I use in this video as a free download here.

I created these hand lettered watercolor planner stickers using the process from my new Skillshare class on creating watercolor hand lettering in Procreate.  In the class I share my free watercolor brushes and texture paper + show you every step of my process from start to finish.  Check out the class if you want to learn how:

Not ready to make your own?  No problem, you can pick up my stickers here:

Download the Stickers

Paint Watercolor Wreaths on Your iPad in Procreate

Paint Watercolor Wreaths on Your iPad in Procreate

I have loved painting watercolor wreaths on paper for years, but had trouble translating the same style into my digital work.  For this class though, I dug deep into my favorite watercolor wreaths on paper and recreated them in digital form.   Ready to learn […]

Free Watercolor Wreath Digital Planner Stickers

Free Watercolor Wreath Digital Planner Stickers

So I’ve been making tons of watercolor wreaths for my newest Skillshare class on watercolor wreaths in Procreate, and I wanted to share a few of the finished products with you all as free downloads.  You can use these in your digital planners to highlight […]

New Lettering Templates, Chalk Brushes, & Fonts for Procreate

New Lettering Templates, Chalk Brushes, & Fonts for Procreate

I’ve been dabbling in lettering for years, but couldn’t seem to find a type of lettering that fit my personal style.  My problem is, I like ALL types of lettering, so I have trouble focusing on just one.  Then I found chalk!  Chalk lettering lets you combine hand lettering, calligraphy, and illustrative lettering into one bold black and white composition.

Enter my newest Skillshare class: Chalk Lettering on Your iPad. I combined all of the things I’ve learned about lettering, illustration and design into one class that gives you everything you need to know to get started with chalk.

When you watch the class you’ll get all my chalk brushes, templates, and fonts.  The brush set includes everything from controlled opaque chalk to a fuzzy chalk cloud.

As I was experimenting with chalk lettering, I realized that I had to create a new lettering template every time I started a new piece.  I didn’t want to spend my time making the same templates over and over, so I created nine template shapes to go along with the class.  These templates make it super easy to set up your lettering design in a few minutes without all the measuring!

I also wanted to incorporate some fonts that would take a lot of time to draw by hand, so I created some font brushes with a few basic font shapes.

I’ll show you how to create borders and flourishes to decorate your text, and how to use blending and shading to add depth.

This was one of my favorite classes to plan and create, and I hope you’ll love it too!  Ready to watch the trailer?  Go to the class page to get started.  If you don’t have a Skillshare membership, you can still watch the class for free.  Just sign up for a 2 month free trial to get started.  See you there!

Paint Tropical Watercolor Fruit on Your iPad in Procreate

Paint Tropical Watercolor Fruit on Your iPad in Procreate

Watercolor fruit is one of the easiest things to paint, and as a bonus, you get to use tons of bright and vibrant colors.  These are great for making seamless repeats, greeting cards, or a colorful desktop background. In the class, I’ll show you the easy […]


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