Hand Lettering And Contemporary Calligraphy

May 8, 2017|
Hand Lettering And Contemporary Calligraphy by Lisa Engelbrecht
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Hand Lettering and Contemporary Calligraphydemonstrates the uses of traditional and cutting-edge lettering tools, from classic calligraphy pens to bling-producing metallic foils and glue pens. This guide introduces a wide array of lettering styles with complete alphabets and sample artworks that show an application. Fully stepped-out illustrations break down each letterform, taking the reader through each stroke. A large collection of gallery images provides further inspiration for how to use creative lettering in artwork.<BR <BR Calligraphy, the art of elegant, beautiful lettering, has increased in popularity over the last several years. From brides who want to address their wedding invitations to do-it-yourselfers who want to prepare certificates or make a family tree, and even for art journalers and scrapbookers who like creative text in their works, calligraphy books and classes are hot.<BR <BR This new-in-hardcover book will spark the interest of the calligraphy novice by introducing a new approach to lettering, one that combines a lively combination of traditional lettering styles, fun and scripty modern styles, and artsy street-style lettering, along with project ideas that incorporate creative lettering.
Lisa Engelbrecht (Long Beach, CA) is a lettering artist and was an instructor of calligraphy at Cerritos College in Norwalk, California, where she instituted a Certificate in Calligraphy. She teaches workshops and classes around the country specializing in lettering on fabric and alternative surfaces, experimental lettering and...
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Title:Hand Lettering And Contemporary Calligraphy
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:160 pages, 9.41 X 7.24 X 0.98 in
Shipping dimensions:160 pages, 9.41 X 7.24 X 0.98 in
Published:May 8, 2017
Publisher:Book Sales
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780785835257

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