Calligraphy Kit

Calligraphy Kit
Author: Arthur Newhall,Eugene Metcalf
Release: 2011-08
Editor: Walter Foster
Pages: 42
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.

The Complete Calligraphy Set

The Complete Calligraphy Set
Author: Ann Bowen
Release: 2001
Editor: Readers Digest
Pages: 92
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.

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.

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.

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

Hand Lettering 101

Hand Lettering 101
Author: Chalkfulloflove
Release: 2016-06-21
Editor: National Geographic Books
Pages: 0
ISBN: 9781944515652
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.

Mastering Copperplate Calligraphy

Mastering Copperplate Calligraphy
Author: Eleanor Winters
Release: 2000-05-08
Editor: Courier Corporation
Pages: 194
ISBN: 9780486409511
Language: en
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Practical guide teaches elegant 18th-century writing style. Each letterform demonstrated stroke by stroke with clear explanation. Write quotations, poems, invitations, more. Numerous black-and-white illus. Bibliography.

Brush Pen Lettering

Brush Pen Lettering
Author: Grace Song
Release: 2017-06-30
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 242
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

The Complete Book of Calligraphy Lettering

The Complete Book of Calligraphy   Lettering
Author: Cari Ferraro,Eugene Metcalf,Arthur Newhall,John Stevens
Release: 2018-09-25
Editor: Walter Foster Publishing
Pages: 243
ISBN: 9781633225954
Language: en
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The Complete Book of Calligraphy & Lettering provides expert instruction on the intricacies of traditional lettering techniques, as well as an introduction to contemporary hand-lettering formats. 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, The Complete Book of Calligraphy & Lettering will help lettering enthusiasts swiftly master their craft. Step-by-step lessons, practice templates, and a range of stunning alphabets demonstrate the breadth of artistic achievement that comes with practice and dedication. Four professional artists guide you through traditional calligraphy techniques, as well as an introduction to contemporary hand-lettering art forms, such as brush lettering and mixed media, for a well-rounded approach to the craft. Additionally, a short section on Chinese brush lettering and several mixed media lettering projects inspire creativity and demonstrate how calligraphy and lettering can be used in wider artistic contexts and projects. Including practice templates for several featured alphabets in addition to mixed media "bonus" projects designed to inspire artistic creativity, The Complete Book of Calligraphy & Lettering will inspire lettering enthusiasts of all skill levels to strengthen their existing skills and delve into new, lesser-known variations of the trend.

Left handed Calligraphy

Left handed Calligraphy
Author: Vance Studley
Release: 1991-05-01
Editor: Courier Corporation
Pages: 67
ISBN: 9780486267029
Language: en
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Award-winning calligrapher's generously illustrated text offers full coverage of calligraphy for left-handed writers. Tools and materials, correct positioning, page layout, much more. 4 model alphabets.

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.

F W Tamblyn s Home Instructor in Penmanship

F  W  Tamblyn s Home Instructor in Penmanship
Author: Frederick W. Tamblyn
Release: 2001-12-01
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 184
ISBN: 0971929505
Language: en
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Provides complete, concise instructions for those desiring to learn handwriting, and other penmanship styles and techniques. In addition to the cursive style of business writing, the student will study artistic (Spencerian) writing. Other styles are presented and include engravers script, and a variety of other lettering styles.

Calligraphy Paper Pad

Calligraphy Paper Pad
Author: Calligraphy Calligraphy Paper,Calligraphy Set
Release: 2017-05-24
Editor: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Pages: 100
ISBN: 154677355X
Language: en
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Calligraphy Paper Pad, 8 x 10, Just what the doctor ordered. Cover: Durable Matte Paperback. Binding: Professional grade binding (Paper back retail standard) Product Measures: 8 x 10 inch - 20.3 x 25.4 cm, Close to A4 Paper Designed in the USA

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.

Lettering

Lettering
Author: Jillian and Jordan
Release: 2019-03-15
Editor: Mango Media Inc.
Pages: 200
ISBN: 9781633539266
Language: en
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An Easy Guide to Modern Calligraphy and Hand Lettering Fans of Creative Lettering and Beyond and The Complete Book of Lettering will love Lettering for Planners Calligraphy for your journal aesthetic: Beautiful "bullet journals" are popping up all over Instagram and Pinterest. The joys of decorating the pages with drawings and lettering are many. If you want to start your own bullet journal or if you want to improve your journal aesthetic, this book is for you. This book is an informational workbook that teaches lettering styles to help people organize and beautify everyday life. Easily learn lettering: Learn from a step-by-step guide to creating a basic hand-lettered alphabet for beginners. Then learn five additional alphabet examples in various styles, explore letter variations and choose your favorites that best fit your style. Hand lettering workbook: You'll learn how to build words using common word examples like days of the week, months of the year, and other words commonly found in planners. After learning the script styles, you'll learn concepts of composition by teaching how to mix and match styles of lettering in creative ways. Learn all the components of lettering: You'll also learn some key "don'ts" of lettering to avoid. Then there will be step-by-step instructions on how to draw decorations to embellish lettering including shadows, borders, banners, and flourishes. Readers will learn: • Five lowercase and capital stylistic alphabets • How to find their own lettering style • What not to do when lettering • Lettering composition, shading, and flourishes Create fabulous, share worthy calligraphy and lettering

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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Brush Lettering

Brush Lettering
Author: Rebecca Cahill Roots
Release: 2019-12-12
Editor: Batsford
Pages: 313
ISBN: 9781849946544
Language: en
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A beautifully illustrated practical guide to creating beautiful modern lettering with brushes and brush pens. Learn brush lettering with this creative guide from calligrapher extraordinaire Rebecca Cahill Roots, aka Betty Etiquette. In this quirky and relatable guide, she guides you through how to use brushes and brush pens to make exquisite letterforms. One of the most popular hand-lettering techniques, brush lettering is a beautiful, free-spirited style that, once mastered, is easy to develop into a unique personal style. The book is divided into chapters by type of media, covering ink, watercolour, gouache and brush pens. Each section contains a set of exercises for practising the technique including an alphabet and a set of numbers to copy. To finish off, there's a selection of pretty and practical projects to make using brush lettering, including beautifully decorated celebration cards, cushions and tableware.