The Calligraphy Handbook: Simple Techniques And Step-by-step Projects by Emma CalleryThe Calligraphy Handbook: Simple Techniques And Step-by-step Projects by Emma Callery

The Calligraphy Handbook: Simple Techniques And Step-by-step Projects

byEmma Callery

Paper over Board | November 20, 2018

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The Calligraphy Handbookis a complete guide to the art of calligraphy, from selecting pens and mastering different alphabets through designing and laying out your work—an excellent starter reference or step up for someone interested in creative lettering.

Step-by-step mini projects demonstrate a wide range of techniques, frombrush letteringandglidingtodesign principlesandpractice. Beautifullyillustrated examplesprovide a wealth of inspiration and include scripts such as Roman, Italic, Gothic, and Copperplate calligraphy.

In a digital age, it's easy to move away from handwriting, but even the most artistically stunted cancreate beautiful text blockson gift cards and in their own journals. The stylish design of this book—along with the interior photographs, illustrations, and diagrams—make the learning process simple and fun for beginners and provides useful tips for more advanced readers.

The book alsodescribes the equipment neededto be an excellent calligrapher, including the paper, measuring tools, pens, brushes, and inks.

Teach yourself a skill with versatile and practical uses and bring a little bit of beauty onto the page.
Title:The Calligraphy Handbook: Simple Techniques And Step-by-step ProjectsFormat:Paper over BoardProduct dimensions:192 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inShipping dimensions:9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:November 20, 2018Publisher:Book SalesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0785836683

ISBN - 13:9780785836681

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