Calligraphy Kit

Calligraphy Kit
Author: Arthur Newhall,Eugene Metcalf
Release: 2011-08-01
Editor: Walter Foster Pub
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781600582578
Language: en
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This complete kit makes it easy to start exploring the exciting art form of calligraphy because it comes with everything a beginning artist needs—from a set of high-quality materials to comprehensive instructions. The lettering book covers the basics—such as pen styles, angles, and hand positions; letter heights and spacing; and practice strokes—before offering advanced techniques for rendering several calligraphic alphabets. And every lesson can be accomplished with the array of writing materials provided. The hardcover case includes a 40-page paperback book with corresponding Spanish instruction, a cartridge calligraphy pen, 3 pen nibs, 10 ink cartridges, 3 felt-tip calligraphy markers, calligraphy paper, a guideline sheet, and paper. Warning! This product is intended for use by ages 13 and older and is not intended for use by children.

Calligraphy A Complete Kit for Beginners Trilingual

Calligraphy A Complete Kit for Beginners Trilingual
Author: Walter Foster Publishing
Release: 2000-05-24
Editor: Walter Foster Publishing
Pages: 40
ISBN: 1600582605
Language: en
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Calligraphy Kit

Calligraphy Kit
Author: Arthur Newhall,Eugene Metcalf
Release: 2014-05-15
Editor: Walter Foster Publishing
Pages: 32
ISBN: 1600584063
Language: en
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This complete kit makes it easy to start exploring the exciting art form of calligraphy because it comes with everything a beginning artist needs - from a set of high-quality materials to comprehensive instructions. The lettering book covers the basics - such as pen styles, angles, and hand positions; letter heights and spacing; and practice strokes - before offering advanced techniques for rendering several calligraphic alphabets. And every lesson can be accomplished with the array of writing materials provided. The hardcover case includes a 32-page paperback book with corresponding Spanish instruction, a cartridge calligraphy pen, 3 pen nibs, 12 ink cartridges, 1 felt-tip calligraphy pen, calligraphy paper, and a guideline sheet. Warning! This product is intended for use by ages 14 and older and is not intended for use by children.

Modern Calligraphy Set for Beginners

Modern Calligraphy Set for Beginners
Author: Chalkfulloflove
Release: 2020-11-12
Editor: Paige Tate & Company
Pages: 126
ISBN: 1950968340
Language: en
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The only All-in-One kit specifically for modern calligraphy and creative lettering! So you're new to modern calligraphy and don't know where to start? Not sure what to buy? Intimidated by all the options? Fear not! This Modern Calligraphy Set for Beginners is brought to you by author Chalkfulloflove and publisher Paige Tate & Co. of Hand Lettering 101, the No. 1 bestselling modern calligraphy book in the world! We've taken the guesswork out, and in one affordable and easy-to-use kit, you get the premium tools of the trade selected by Chalkfulloflove: • Hand Lettering 101 spiral-bound book • Two pens (sizes 05 and 08) • Brush pen • Pencil • Pencil sharpener • Eraser (Psst! Looking for a gift idea? This Modern Calligraphy Set for Beginners is perfect for friends, moms, teachers, and more!)

The Complete Calligraphy Set

The Complete Calligraphy Set
Author: Ann Bowen
Release: 2001
Editor: Readers Digest
Pages: 192
ISBN: 0762103507
Language: en
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With two 96-page, easy-to-follow books, highlighting techniques and projects -- plus 12 tools -- this definitive hands-on kit will instruct and inspire both beginning and accomplished calligraphers. Learn the fundamentals and get the expert guidance needed to complete 25 different projects.

The Complete Book of Calligraphy Lettering

The Complete Book of Calligraphy   Lettering
Author: Cari Ferraro
Release: 2018
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 243
ISBN: 9781633225954
Language: en
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"From selecting the appropriate tools, such as pens, nibs, brushes, inks, and papers, to learning optimal hand positioning and understanding the intricacies of lettering angles, heights, spacing, and strokes, [this book] introduces aspiring calligraphers and hand-lettering artists to the core concepts and techniques that comprise the art of traditional calligraphy."--Back cover.

Lettering for Absolute Beginners Workbook

Lettering for Absolute Beginners Workbook
Author: Danielle Stringer
Release: 2021-01-01
Editor: Fox Chapel Publishing
Pages: 250
ISBN: 9781607657217
Language: en
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An absolute must-have guide for beginners, this is an interactive workbook designed to teach you how to create gorgeous lettering with any pen on any surface, no brush pen or calligraphy nib necessary! You’ll learn how to draw letters, words, inspirational phrases, and bible verses in multiple alphabet styles by practicing outlining letters and thickening downstrokes. Perforated traceable phrases and backgrounds allow you to make your own art, pull it out, then frame it. Simple, approachable, and fun, this method is versatile for any surface so you can create stunning faux calligraphy on paper, chalkboards, wood, glass, and more! Author Danielle Stringer is the owner and artist behind Imperfect Dust and shares her secret to hand lettering; that it doesn’t have to be daunting! With the hope of encouraging readers to pick up a pen and go for it, Stringer will teach you how to achieve the calligraphy look with simple key lines.

Brush Pen Lettering Practice Book

Brush Pen Lettering Practice Book
Author: Grace Song
Release: 2018-07-03
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9781612438481
Language: en
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Practice til you’re perfect with expert drills, tips, and exercises! If you want to take your hand lettering to the next level, you need to practice, practice, practice. But merely writing the same letter over and over often leads to repeating the same mistake instead of improving your skill. Packed with expert drills, tips and exercises, Brush Pen Lettering Practice Book provides the smart coaching and blank work space to make your daily practice easier, more efficient and more fun. It’s the ideal way to speed you on your way to creating gorgeous lettering styles. The perfect companion to author Grace Song’s Brush Pen Lettering, this handy workbook features helpful practice pages with guided lines, hints and even specific letter form combinations for many popular words, including: • Congratulations • Greetings • Wedding • Happy Birthday

Calligraphy for Kids

Calligraphy for Kids
Author: Eleanor Winters
Release: 2007
Editor: Sterling Publishing Company
Pages: 128
ISBN: 1402739125
Language: en
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Introduces the art and technique of calligraphy; provides instructions for writing italic, Gothic, uncial, and Roman alphabets, punctuation, and decorative borders; and suggests projects. Reprint.

Lettering and Modern Calligraphy

Lettering and Modern Calligraphy
Author: Paper Peony Press
Release: 2017-10-27
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 112
ISBN: 1948209004
Language: en
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Hand Lettering 101

Hand Lettering 101
Author: Chalkfulloflove
Release: 2016-06-21
Editor: Paige Tate & Company
Pages: 126
ISBN: 1944515658
Language: en
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The No. 1 best-selling calligraphy and lettering book in the world! Hand Lettering 101 includes detailed instructions for nine different hand-lettered projects. This is an introduction, so no experience is needed! Since practice is key, this gold, spiral-bound workbook lays flat and provides plenty of opportunities for practice. So, pour yourself a cup of coffee or a glass of wine and settle in to learn how to make your own unique, adorable hand-lettered creations! Includes: • Hardcover, oversized gold binding and gold corner protectors • Step-by-step instructions for how to create various fonts and designs • Thick premium paper, perfect for lettering • Beautiful coffee table book and practical workbook With Hand Lettering 101, author Chalkfulloflove brings her popular Austin-based Hand Lettering 101 workshop right to you with this beginner's workbook! If you follow Chalkfulloflove on social media, you and thousands of others already know how adorable Sarah's hand-lettered creations are. Hand Lettering 101 teaches Sarah's fun faux-calligraphy style: you will learn the strokes to letter the lower and upper case alphabets and numbers 0-9, learn techniques for connecting letters, get tips on how to mix and match fonts, and learn to add flair with flourishes.

Brush Pen Lettering

Brush Pen Lettering
Author: Grace Song
Release: 2017-06-30
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 135
ISBN: 9781612436890
Language: en
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Create beautiful hand lettering with the first book dedicated entirely to the use and mastery of modern brush pens. Drawing gorgeous letters, words and phrases with a brush pen doesn’t have to be difficult! Brush Pen Lettering will show you how to create your own unique style. To help you on your lettering journey, this comprehensive how-to guide includes: • DIY projects • Tips and Tricks • Color Photographs • Inspiring Ideas • Step-by-step instructions • Practice exercises

Modern Calligraphy

Modern Calligraphy
Author: Molly Suber Thorpe
Release: 2017-01-16
Editor: St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781250152459
Language: en
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A perfect gift for anyone who wants to learn the "write" way to craft calligraphy. Calligraphy is about creating something uniquely beautiful, whether to celebrate a special occasion like marriage or to use every day in the form of stationery. Author Molly Suber Thorpe, an award-winning wedding invitation designer and calligrapher based in Los Angeles, works closely with her international clients to give them the distinctive products they're looking for. In Modern Calligraphy, you can learn from this experienced expert how to master this fresh modern lettering style. The first book to teach this bold new style breaks the calligraphy process down into simple steps so anyone can learn to create their own stunning wedding invitations, thank you cards, gift tags, and more. Starting with an overview of the supplies—from paper to ink to pens—you will learn how to form letters, words, and then phrases by following Molly's clear step-by-step instructions, and by practicing with the provided templates. After mastering letter forms using a pointed pen and ink you can take it to the next level by learning how to use watercolor and gouache, or how to digitize your calligraphy. The twenty projects in the book provide lots of inspiration for making your own and are grouped into three sections: weddings, entertainment, and personal stationery. With loads of ideas, practice exercises, and helpful tips, soon you will be turning out gorgeous script calligraphy pieces like the ones featured in wedding magazines and popular websites like Pinterest.

Calligraphy Style

Calligraphy Style
Author: Veronica Halim
Release: 2018-09-20
Editor: Modern Books
Pages: 160
ISBN: 191113051X
Language: en
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Calligraphy literally translates as _beautiful writing_; it is a traditional skill in many countries around the world, and it has had a contemporary resurgence as a stylish medium for creating artwork. The book starts with the basic techniques and helps the reader progress th rough to 65 projects, including 18 practical step-by-steps and tips on the best materials to use and the stroke sequences for different scripts. Calligraphy Style guides the reader from the essential beginner_s techniques through to applying handwriting skills to make personalised labels, invitations, menus, greeting cards and much more. Not only practical, Calligraphy Style is aspirational, inspirational and a true work of art.

Mastering Modern Calligraphy

Mastering Modern Calligraphy
Author: Molly Suber Thorpe
Release: 2019-10-08
Editor: St. Martin's Press
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9781250271600
Language: en
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The perfect companion for pointed pen and digital calligraphers alike, with more than 2,700 letterforms and ligatures, stroke drills, warm-up exercises, flourishes, and simple words and phrases. This beautiful, in-depth guide to modern calligraphy emphasizes experimentation and fun, rather than rigid uniformity. With targeted exercises and lessons aimed at pushing you out of your calligraphy comfort zone, Mastering Modern Calligraphy will not only help you master tricks of the trade, but develop your very own modern calligraphy style, too.

Pretty Simple Lettering

Pretty Simple Lettering
Author: Whitney Farnsworth
Release: 2019-06-18
Editor: Paper Peony Press
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1948209470
Language: en
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Learn the art of hand lettering with this comprehensive how-to book, full of beauty, knowledge, and inspiration! Pretty Simple Lettering is the perfect book for any hand letterer, whether you're new to the art or an experienced designer looking to expand your skill. In the book, you will learn the basics of creating alphabets in many different styles, how to develop those styles into one that is uniquely your own, and how to turn your lettering into beautiful pieces of art. Learning the basics of hand lettering can be pretty simple! Whitney breaks down 10 individual alphabets in various lettering styles, including upper and lower case, showing you how to form each letter, turn those letters into words, and turn those words into works of art! Discover the tools, techniques, and tricks of the trade from a seasoned lettering artist who has been in the business since 2014.In the final sections of this book, learn how Whitney approaches every design as she leads you through a step-by-step tutorial outlining her process of composition. The last section of the book is filled with project pages for you to create your own works of art to hang on your wall or gift to a friend! Every project is surrounded by gorgeous floral designs, adding a special touch of whimsy to your final creation!

Mrs Cora s Clothespins

Mrs  Cora s Clothespins
Author: Anthony Melancon
Release: 2011-10
Editor: AuthorHouse
Pages: 16
ISBN: 9781467039437
Language: en
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Mrs. Cora's Clothespins is a story about a lady who used her clothespins for multiple things. They were assigned to various duties that as if they were hire workers. They didn't only hold her clothes on a clothesline, they kept her food fresh, held her mail on the table, were used to replace buttons on her clothes, etc. She gave life to them in her own way.

Creative Calligraphy

Creative Calligraphy
Author: HINKLER BOOKS
Release: 2013-05
Editor: Hinkler Books Pty Limited
Pages: 64
ISBN: 1743522975
Language: en
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Have fun designing letters and creating your own individual calligraphy styles! Creative Calligraphy is an informative and easy-to-follow guide to the beautiful art of lettering and handwriting. The simple instructions enable you to master classic alphabet scripts and teach you how to personalise these styles to create an infinite range of stunning text. The 64-page illustrated book features simple demonstrations on how to master scripts and create your own individual style. Creative Calligraphy also includes a pen, nibs and various coloured cartridges, so you have everything you need to get started straight away!

Modern Calligraphy Workshop

Modern Calligraphy Workshop
Author: Imogen Owens
Release: 2017-04-04
Editor: Quadrille Publishing
Pages: 144
ISBN: 1849499071
Language: en
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Learn how to create beautiful, handlettered stationery, art, and other decorations with sophisticated, interactive book full of exquisite sample alphabets, fun exercises, and simple step-by-step projects. From modern calligraphy in ink to hand lettering in chalk on blackboard and brush lettering in paint, discover a variety of ingenious and unique ways to turn words and letters into wonderful projects. Learn to create eyecatching letterforms, embellish with flourishes, free-brush letters on canvas, and digitize your work for printing. Modern Calligraphy Workshop will give you the inspiration as well as the skills to turn your everyday handwriting into artwork.

Creative Lettering and Beyond Art Stationery Kit

Creative Lettering and Beyond Art   Stationery Kit
Author: Gabri Joy Kirkendall,Julie Manwaring,Shauna Lynn Panczyszyn,Laura Lavender
Release: 2017-09
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9781633223417
Language: en
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This beautifully packaged, hardcover case is the perfect kit for any aspiring lettering artist! Get a handle on drawing elegant lettering the kit's 40-page project book, notecards, a slate board and easel, and all the implements any lettering artist would need. We have pulled together the artistic talents of several professional hand letterers and calligraphers for a dynamic and interactive experience. They will be your guides as you make your journey through a myriad of projects and prompts. Lettering has been steadily building steam as a new and trendy art form. Even if you're completely new to the discipline, with the provided tips, techniques, and materials, you will be completing project after project. In no time, you'll be experimenting with cursive script, getting your feet wet with calligraphy, and embellishing and illuminating hand-lettered artwork, just to name a few. This all-in-one art guide is perfect for the artist in your life. The highly giftable kit brings everything an artist needs for a weekend of artistic fun, or a new skill for a lifetime.