The Complete Photo Guide To Hand Lettering And Calligraphy

The Complete Photo Guide to Hand Lettering and Calligraphy
Publisher Creative Publishing international
Release Date
Category Art
Total Pages 192
ISBN 9781631594854
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Written by best-selling author and hand letterer Abbey Sy, The Complete Photo Guide to Hand Lettering and Calligraphy covers the basics and beyond for creative lettering techniques. The book begins with an overview of tools and materials, both traditional (pointed pen and fountain pen) and modern (including brush markers and chalk), then presents a visual glossary of letterforms, highlights the unique characteristics of the featured alphabets, and demonstrates how to draw letterforms to foster an understanding of how they’re created. The core chapters explore traditional, modern, and special effects lettering using a variety of mark-making tools, with in-depth how-to on adding flourishes and other special details, plus creative projects. There’s also an introduction to modifying and creating letterforms digitally, as well as practice sheets for the featured alphabets. So whether you’ve never tried lettering before or you’d like to develop your skills and consider all your creative options, The Complete Photo Guide to Hand Lettering and Calligraphy will guide and inspire you on your lettering journey.

The Complete Photo Guide to Hand Lettering and Calligraphy
  • Author : Abbey Sy
  • Publisher : Creative Publishing international
  • Release Date : 2018-06-12

Written by best-selling author and hand letterer Abbey Sy, The Complete Photo Guide to Hand Lettering and Calligraphy covers the basics and beyond for creative lettering techniques. The book begins with an overview of tools and materials, both traditional (pointed pen and fountain pen) and modern (including brush markers and

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The Complete Book of Calligraphy   Lettering
  • Author : Cari Ferraro
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018

"From selecting the appropriate tools, such as pens, nibs, brushes, inks, and papers, to learning optimal hand positioning and understanding the intricacies of lettering angles, heights, spacing, and strokes, [this book] introduces aspiring calligraphers and hand-lettering artists to the core concepts and techniques that comprise the art of traditional calligraphy."

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Hand Lettering A to Z
  • Author : Abbey Sy
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017-04-15

Your hand lettering contains a little bit of you! It expresses what you have to say, and demonstrates your creativity in all your communications. In Hand Lettering A to Z, artist and author Abbey Sy has invited four international artists--Meg Hyland, Joao Neves, Tessa Go, and Lisa Lorek--to join her

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Mastering Calligraphy
  • Author : Gaye Godfrey-Nicholls
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2013-03-05

The centuries-old art of calligraphy has rarely witnessed a more diverse and prolific explosion of new work than in today's hand-lettering revival. Mastering the Art of Calligraphy is the most comprehensive and up-to-date volume on this traditional craft and its contemporary practice. Brimming with both practical instruction and more than 700

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Learn Calligraphy
  • Author : Margaret Shepherd
  • Publisher : Watson-Guptill
  • Release Date : 2013-08-21

In an age of myriad computer fonts and instant communication, your handwriting style is increasingly a very personal creation. In this book, Margaret Shepherd, America's premier calligrapher, shows you that calligraphy is not simply a craft you can learn, but an elegant art form that you can make your own.

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The Ultimate Brush Lettering Guide
  • Author : Peggy Dean
  • Publisher : Watson-Guptill
  • Release Date : 2018-07-24

From the artist behind the popular Pigeon Letters website, a complete guide to learning and perfecting brush lettering, a forgiving style of modern calligraphy that encourages creative expression and imprecision, including basic skills, flourishes, and project ideas. The Ultimate Brush Lettering Guide has something for everyone--from beginners that have never

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Lettering for Planners
  • Author : Jillian Reece
  • Publisher : Mango Media Inc.
  • Release Date : 2019-03-15

#1 Best Seller in Calligraphy - An Easy Guide to Modern Calligraphy and Hand Lettering Fans of Creative Lettering and Beyond and The Complete Book of Lettering will love Lettering for Planners Calligraphy for your journal aesthetic: Beautiful "bullet journals" are popping up all over Instagram and Pinterest. The joys of

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Lettering and Modern Calligraphy
  • Author : Paper Peony Press
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017-10-27

Read online Lettering and Modern Calligraphy written by Paper Peony Press, published by which was released on 2017-10-27. Download full Lettering and Modern Calligraphy Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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The Art of Brush Lettering
  • Author : Kelly Klapstein
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017-11-28

Popular Instagram brush lettering artist Kelly Klapstein takes a simple, serene approach to teaching the art of creating beautiful letterforms with easy to use and richly colored brush pens. Kelly begins by guiding you through the tools you’ll be using, and the best ways to position pen, hand, and

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The Ultimate Guide to Modern Calligraphy   Hand Lettering for Beginners
  • Author : June & Lucy
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-08-12

Hello there crafty friends of mine! I’m Kristin - mama to the most incredible little human around, graphic designer, hand letterer, and creator of June & Lucy. I love the 4 C’s in my life: cats, coffee, couches, and cooking, and as you can tell from my Instagram captions, I

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Hand Lettering
  • Author : Megan Wells
  • Publisher : Peter Pauper Press, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2018-08-01

Read online Hand Lettering written by Megan Wells, published by Peter Pauper Press, Inc. which was released on 2018-08-01. Download full Hand Lettering Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Modern Lettering
  • Author : Rebecca Cahill Roots
  • Publisher : Batsford
  • Release Date : 2017-08-03

A practical guide to modern calligraphy, complete with worksheets and projects. In Modern Lettering, you will learn how to create beautiful decorative handwriting in a variety of styles. It’s a fun and immersive guide, inviting you to explore beautiful letterforms, experiment with your own hand-lettering style and use calligraphy

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Hand Lettering Art Pack
  • Author : Lisa Engelbrecht
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017-10-10

Hand lettering is all the rage these days, and we’re here to bring you into this awesome hobby! Jump into the action with this all-in-one package that combines an informational book and companion sketchpad with prompts and sample alphabets to get you started. This guide to modern calligraphy combines

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Digital Hand Lettering and Modern Calligraphy
  • Author : Shelly Kim
  • Publisher : Quarry Books
  • Release Date : 2019-08-27

Lettering enthusiasts of all levels will love learning easy ways to develop and adapt hand lettering skills and techniques to a variety of digital platforms in Digital Hand Lettering and Modern Calligraphy. Popular Instagram lettering artist and workshop instructor Shelly Kim (@lettersbyshells) offers lettering enthusiasts at all levels step-by-step instruction,

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Hand Lettering 101
  • Author : Chalkfulloflove,Paige Tate Select
  • Publisher : Paige Tate Select
  • Release Date : 2016-06-21

From the creator of Austin's most exclusive Hand Lettering workshops, comes Hand Lettering 101--the book that brings Sarah's teachings right to your home!

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