The Art of Calligraphy & Lettering
ISBN10: 1600582001 ISBN13: 9781600582004 Contributors: Newhall, Arthur; Metcalf, Eugene; Stevens, John Publisher: Walter Foster Pub Published: Jul 15 2011 Pages: 144 Weight: 1.45lbs. Height: 11.25" Width: 8.50" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
In a world saturated by computer-generated fonts, more and more artists and crafters are turning to the organic art of hand lettering. The Art of Calligraphy & Lettering offers a broad scope of instruction, starting with basic calligraphic alphabets and moving to unique modern characters. Creative step-by-step demonstrations introduce readers to illumination and word painting while inspirational projects teach beginners how to incorporate their new skills into a variety of crafts. From adding decorative flourishes to guilding, this book covers it all!