Creative Lettering And Beyond: Inspiring Tips, Techniques, And Ideas For Hand Lettering Your Way To…

Paperback | November 3, 2014

byGabri Joy Kirkendall, Laura Lavender, Julie Manwaring

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Creative Lettering and Beyondcombines the artistic talents and inspirational tips and tutorials of several professional hand letterers and calligraphers for a dynamic and interactive learning experience. After a brief introduction to the various tools and materials, artists and lettering enthusiasts will learn how to master the art of hand lettering and typography through engaging, easy-to-follow step-by-step projects, prompts, and exercises. From the basic shape and form of letters, to cursive script, spacing, and alignment, artists will discover how to transform simple words, phrases, and quotes into beautiful works of hand-lettered art. The interactive format and step-by-step process offers inspirational instruction for a wide variety of fun projects and gift ideas, including hand-rendered phrases on paper and digitally enhanced notecards. Artists will also discover how to apply lettering to linen, coffee mugs, calendars, and more. Numerous practice pages and interactive prompts throughout the book invite readers to put their newfound lettering skills to use, as well as work out their artistic ideas. Covering a variety of styles and types of lettered art, including calligraphy, illustration, chalk lettering, and more, artists will find a plethora of exercises and tips to help them develop their own unique lettering style. With comprehensive instructions and fun, inspirational exercises and projects,Creative Lettering and Beyondis a must-have resource for anyone who wants to learn this beautiful and stylish art form.

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Creative Lettering and Beyondcombines the artistic talents and inspirational tips and tutorials of several professional hand letterers and calligraphers for a dynamic and interactive learning experience. After a brief introduction to the various tools and materials, artists and lettering enthusiasts will learn how to master the art of ...

Gabri Kirkendallis a self-taught artist and designer who specializes in pen and ink, watercolor, and photography. She works out of her home studio in Tacoma, Washington, and has a thriving online shop at Etsy. Gabri is a contributing author toCreative Lettering & Beyondand has a growing online presence on Pinterest (700 followers) and ...
Format:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 11.75 × 8.88 × 0.62 inPublished:November 3, 2014Publisher:Walter Foster PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1600583970

ISBN - 13:9781600583971

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