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!
The art of calligraphy & lettering
Irvine, Calif. :, Walter Foster Pub.,, c2011
144 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.) ;,30 cm
"Master techniques for traditional and contemporary handwritten styles"--Cover
Branch Call Number:
745.6197 A7846 2011