The History And Technique Of Lettering

The History and Technique of Lettering
Publisher Courier Corporation
Release Date
Category Art
Total Pages 300
ISBN 0486402819
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
GET BOOK

This comprehensive, well-illustrated volume ranges from the earliest pictographs and hieroglyphics to the work of 20th-century designers. Subjects include early writing forms; Roman lettering; runes and medieval hands; the Carolingian minuscule and derivative types; humanistic writing and derivative fonts; and much more. 89 complete alphabets and more than 165 additional specimens.

The History and Technique of Lettering
  • Author : Alexander Nesbitt
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 1998-01-01

This comprehensive, well-illustrated volume ranges from the earliest pictographs and hieroglyphics to the work of 20th-century designers. Subjects include early writing forms; Roman lettering; runes and medieval hands; the Carolingian minuscule and derivative types; humanistic writing and derivative fonts; and much more. 89 complete alphabets and more than 165 additional specimens.

GET BOOK
Lettering
  • Author : Alexander Nesbitt
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1950

Read online Lettering written by Alexander Nesbitt, published by which was released on 1950. Download full Lettering Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

GET BOOK
Lettering  The History and Technique of Lettering as Design   With Illustrations
  • Author : Alexander NESBITT (Calligrapher.)
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1950

Read online Lettering The History and Technique of Lettering as Design With Illustrations written by Alexander NESBITT (Calligrapher.), published by which was released on 1950. Download full Lettering The History and Technique of Lettering as Design With Illustrations Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

GET BOOK
Medieval Calligraphy  Its History and Technique
  • Author : Marc Drogin
  • Publisher : Montclair, N.J. : Allanheld & Schram
  • Release Date : 1980

Spirited history, comprehensive instruction manual covers 13 styles (ca. 4th-15th centuries). Excellent photographs; directions for duplicating medieval techniques with modern tools.

GET BOOK
Medieval Calligraphy
  • Author : Marc Drogin
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 1980

Spirited history and comprehensive instruction manual covers 13 styles (ca. 4th–15th centuries). Excellent photographs; directions for duplicating medieval techniques with modern tools. "Vastly rewarding and illuminating." — American Artist.

GET BOOK
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

GET BOOK
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."

GET BOOK
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.

GET BOOK
House Industries Lettering Manual
  • Author : Ken Barber
  • Publisher : Watson-Guptill
  • Release Date : 2020-04-14

"A practical and highly visual guide to hand-lettering from renowned design studio House Industries, covering the history, methods, and foundational techniques of lettering, featuring case studies and typographical models of a range of lettering categories including serifs, sans serifs, and brush and script styles"--

GET BOOK
Creative Lettering
  • Author : Jenny Doh
  • Publisher : Lark Books
  • Release Date : 2013

Provides step-by-step instructions for lettering from top artists, including advice on the best tools, techniques and tips, and font samples.

GET BOOK
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,

GET BOOK
Creative Lettering and Beyond  Timeless Calligraphy
  • Author : Laura Lavender
  • Publisher : Walter Foster Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-04-30

Discover everything you need to know about historic flourished hands and how to create elegant, modern artwork inspired by traditional calligraphy techniques in this follow-up to the first and best-selling lettering book in Walter Foster’s Creative…and Beyond series. Beginning with an introduction to pointed pen and how to

GET BOOK
Little Book of Lettering
  • Author : Emily Gregory
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2012-11-21

Typography is always one of the designer's first considerations when it comes to making a statement, and in recent years the world of lettering and type has exploded in an unprecedented wave of creative discovery. Contemporary artists, typesetters, and designers of all kinds are exploring new horizons in illustrated and

GET BOOK
The Art   Craft of Hand Lettering
  • Author : Annie Cicale
  • Publisher : Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2006

Presents instructions on the art of calligraphy, providing information the tools, materials, and techniques of the craft along with a collection of practice exercises.

GET BOOK
Traditional Penmanship
  • Author : Anne Trudgill
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1989

Eighteen historical alphabets are examined letter by letter, stroke by stroke. Shows how to use the quill, reed pen, and brush.

GET BOOK