Calligraphy Kit: A Complete Kit For Beginners

byArthur Newhall, Eugene Metcalf

Hardcover | May 15, 2014

Calligraphy Kit: A Complete Kit For Beginners by Arthur Newhall
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Calligraphy: A Complete Kit for Beginnerscomes with all the materials and instruction a beginning lettering artist needs to get started.

The lettering book firstcovers the basics—such as pen styles, angles, and hand positions; letter heights and spacing; and practice strokes—before offeringadvanced techniquesfor rendering several calligraphic alphabets, including Sans Serif, Roman, Chancery Cursive, Uncial, Black Letter, and Batarde. Numerals are covered, as well. Every lesson can be accomplished with the array of writing materials provided.

The hardcover case includes:

  • 32-page paperback book with corresponding Spanish instruction
  • 1 cartridge calligraphy pen
  • 3 pen nibs
  • 12 ink cartridges
  • 1 felt-tip calligraphy pen
  • Calligraphy paper
  • A guideline sheet

Warning! This product is intended for use by ages 14 and older and is not intended for use by children.

The lateArthur Newhallhad a unique and varied background in the lettering and graphic design fields. His work included type designing, theater lobby displays, movie titles, sign painting, advertising art, lettering for reproduction, and art for screen printing. He also worked as art director for an advertising agency. All of these disc...
Title:Calligraphy Kit: A Complete Kit For BeginnersFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:32 pages, 10.3 X 8.45 X 1.45 inShipping dimensions:32 pages, 10.3 X 8.45 X 1.45 inPublished:May 15, 2014Publisher:Walter Foster PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1600584063

ISBN - 13:9781600584060

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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