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Calligraphy Handbook : A Comprehensive Guide from Basic Techniques to Inspirational Alphabets

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This hardcover book with internal wire-o binding is 6.5in x 8in, a perfect size for readers to keep handy and reference often. 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.
This is a complete guide to the art of calligraphy, from selecting pens and mastering different alphabets through to designing and laying out your work. Step-by-step mini projects demonstrate a wide range of techniques, from brush lettering and gliding to design principles and practice. Beautifully illustrated examples provide a wealth of inspiration and include scripts such as Roman, Italic, Gothic, and Copperplate calligraphy.
The book describes the equipment needed to be an excellent calligrapher, including the paper, measuring tools, pens, brushes, and inks.

This hardcover book with internal wire-o binding is 6.5in x 8in, a perfect size for readers to keep handy and reference often. 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.
This is a complete guide to the art of calligraphy, from selecting pens and mastering different alphabets through to designing and laying out your work. Step-by-step mini projects demonstrate a wide range of techniques, from brush lettering and gliding to design principles and practice. Beautifully illustrated examples provide a wealth of inspiration and include scripts such as Roman, Italic, Gothic, and Copperplate calligraphy.
The book describes the equipment needed to be an excellent calligrapher, including the paper, measuring tools, pens, brushes, and inks.

Number of Pages: 192
Genre: Art
Sub-Genre: Techniques / Calligraphy
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Book Sales
Author: Emma Callery
Language: English
Street Date: July 30, 2007
TCIN: 13106191
UPC: 9780785823001
Item Number (DPCI): 248-57-5554

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