The Ultimate Brush Lettering Guide : A Complete Step-by-Step Creative Workbook to Jumpstart Modern Calligraphy Skills
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 used a brush pen, to seasoned letterers looking for a new style or ideas for creative flourishes. From choosing the best pens and paper and knowing the different styles of lettering, to adding color to your finished pieces--this book covers it all. The book includes templates for labels, cards, handmade bunting, and word collages. It even includes a how to guide for posting your best work on social media. Each lesson builds on itself, unlocking endless opportunities inside the playful art of brush lettering. As a self-taught artist who left her day job to pursue a creative life, Peggy Dean is the ideal teacher for artists and non-artists alike.
- Paperback | 160 pages
- 203 x 229 x 12.7mm | 408.23g
- 24 Jul 2018
- Watson-Guptill Publications
- Watson-Guptill Publications Inc.,U.S.
- New York, United States
- Full-colour illustrations