How to use Heart Drawings with a Pun on a DIY Valentine
Gather your supplies.
Think about which hearts you want to draw. This heart drawing tutorial will give you some ideas to mix and match.
Draw some hearts with a calligraphy pen. Keep most of the balloons clustered together.
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Draw another heart with a micron pen. Keep this balloon smaller and off to the side like it's blowing away.
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Finish the rest of the balloon strings with the micron pen.
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Add a valentine pun.
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When the ink is dry, paint watercolor heart backgrounds over the drawings.
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Each balloon can be a different color and ...
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a different style.
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Play with shapes ...
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and techniques to add interest to your drawings.
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Finally, choose two colors to add some splatter. I used pink and blue.
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And you're finished. Have a punny day.
Want to try another punny valentine?
For more tutorials mixing calligraphy and watercolor by The Painted Pen visit joannegroff.com/blog.
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