Do you love watercolor, lettering, and florals?

Valerie McKeehan of Lily + Val is back to teach you how to add floral embellishments to illustrative lettering using watercolor. It鈥檚 three of our favorites things combines into one class! In her 75-minute course, you鈥檒l learn her tips and techniques for creating lettered illustrations that are both legible and lovely!

See a quick preview of what you鈥檒l be learning in this class by watching the video above.


When you enroll, you鈥檒l also automatically be entered into our class giveaway. You could win prizes up to $146 in value, including a canvas zippered pouch, a 11脳14 watercolor art print created by Valerie, and two Brit + Co classes of your choice.

But hurry! We鈥檒l choose three winners at random on 10/16.

This course is carefully curated to cover all the potential hiccups you may run into. You鈥檒l learn the three best places to add embellishments to letters, the most common readability errors you鈥檒l come across and how to fix them, and how (and why!) you should use a Micron pen in your watercolor designs.

By the end of this class, you鈥檒l know how to:

  1. Layout a cohesive design using anchor points, margin lines, and more.
  2. Apply Valerie鈥檚 three key design principles to your illustration.
  3. Work with watercolor to add embellishments and quotes into your final design.

Need an extra resource? Check out Valerie鈥檚 book, The Complete Book of Chalk Lettering: Create and Develop Your Own Style, for more chalk lettering lessons and projects!

When you enroll in this class, you鈥檒l also get access to an eight-page course workbook created by Valerie, 10 lessons to help you finish your final project, and 75-minutes of class time learning a new skill from a pro! I mean, just look at all of Valerie鈥檚 amazing illustrations on her Instagram account.

So what are you waiting for!? Enroll for our upcoming Watercolor Lettering and Illustration online class today.

Don鈥檛 forget! If you bundle three classes together, you can save 30% on your purchase. Just use the code BUNDLEIT at checkout. Which is a great reason to bundle this class with Valerie鈥檚 other classes: Intro to Chalk Lettering and Intro to Chalk Illustration.

What are you most excited to learn in this class? Tweet @BritandCo on Twitter and share with us!