The Complete Book of Calligraphy & Lettering : A comprehensive guide to more than 100 traditional calligraphy and hand-lettering techniques
The Complete Book of Calligraphy & Lettering provides expert instruction on the intricacies of traditional lettering techniques, as well as an introduction to contemporary hand-lettering formats.
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, The Complete Book of Calligraphy & Lettering will help lettering enthusiasts swiftly master their craft.
Step-by-step lessons, practice templates, and a range of stunning alphabets demonstrate the breadth of artistic achievement that comes with practice and dedication. Four professional artists guide you through traditional calligraphy techniques, as well as an introduction to contemporary hand-lettering art forms, such as brush lettering and mixed media, for a well-rounded approach to the craft.
- Hardback | 240 pages
- 229 x 305 x 20.32mm | 1,360.78g
- 27 Sep 2018
- Walter Foster Publishing
- Laguna Hills, CA, United States
- 500 color & b-w illustrations