Teach Yourself Calligraphy by Paul Antonio

Teach Yourself Calligraphy

byPaul Antonio

Kobo ebook | October 5, 2017

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The beautiful and expressive art of calligraphy is one of the most admired but least understood crafts; much easier than it looks, it is a fun and fascinating skill which can be easily learned with help from experts. This easy to follow and practical handbook will show you which kit you need to acquire and how to get started in calligraphy, from how to hold your pen to how to join letters up. TY Calligraphy shows how to on avoid mistakes, master diverse alphabets and variations, and always emphasizes the expressive and artistic power of lettering by hand. Showing you how to get productive with your pen and design beautiful posters, menus and invitations, it is full of exercises, handwritten samples and examples for the digital age.

· Calligraphy and Handwriting
· Practical Considerations
· Tools and Materials
· Concepts
· Lettering and fundamental strokes
· Advanced Lettering
· Majuscules and Minescules
· Movement, Rhythm and Flow
· Projects
· Next Steps
· Appendix: Alphabet archive

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Title:Teach Yourself CalligraphyFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:October 5, 2017Publisher:Hodder & StoughtonLanguage:English

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