The Ultimate Guide to Modern Calligraphy   Hand Lettering for Beginners Book

The Ultimate Guide to Modern Calligraphy Hand Lettering for Beginners

  • Author : June & Lucy
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-08-12
  • Genre: Calligraphy
  • Pages : 108
  • ISBN 10 : 1646081498
  • Total Read : 87
  • File Size : 7,7 Mb

The Ultimate Guide to Modern Calligraphy Hand Lettering for Beginners Summary:

Hello there crafty friends of mine! I’m Kristin - mama to the most incredible little human around, graphic designer, hand letterer, and creator of June & Lucy. I love the 4 C’s in my life: cats, coffee, couches, and cooking, and as you can tell from my Instagram captions, I think I am much funnier than I probably am. My goal with this book is to help you avoid the countless months of research, trial and error, and mistakes that I made along the way, by giving you a straight forward, easy to understand explanation of the process behind hand lettering so that you can start your lettering journey with a strong foundation.

Lettering and Modern Calligraphy Book

Lettering and Modern Calligraphy

  • Author : Paper Peony Press
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017-10-27
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 112
  • ISBN 10 : 1948209004
  • Total Read : 85
  • File Size : 13,9 Mb

Lettering and Modern Calligraphy Summary:

The Complete Book of Calligraphy   Lettering Book
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Complete Book of Calligraphy Lettering

  • Author : Cari Ferraro
  • Publisher : Walter Foster Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-09-25
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 243
  • ISBN 10 : 9781633225954
  • Total Read : 84
  • File Size : 12,6 Mb

The Complete Book of Calligraphy Lettering Summary:

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. Additionally, a short section on Chinese brush lettering and several mixed media lettering projects inspire creativity and demonstrate how calligraphy and lettering can be used in wider artistic contexts and projects. Including practice templates for several featured alphabets in addition to mixed media "bonus" projects designed to inspire artistic creativity, The Complete Book of Calligraphy & Lettering will inspire lettering enthusiasts of all skill levels to strengthen their existing skills and delve into new, lesser-known variations of the trend.

Lettering for Absolute Beginners Workbook Book

Lettering for Absolute Beginners Workbook

  • Author : Danielle Stringer
  • Publisher : Fox Chapel Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-01-01
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Pages : 250
  • ISBN 10 : 9781607657217
  • Total Read : 79
  • File Size : 8,9 Mb

Lettering for Absolute Beginners Workbook Summary:

An absolute must-have guide for beginners, this is an interactive workbook designed to teach you how to create gorgeous lettering with any pen on any surface, no brush pen or calligraphy nib necessary! You’ll learn how to draw letters, words, inspirational phrases, and bible verses in multiple alphabet styles by practicing outlining letters and thickening downstrokes. Perforated traceable phrases and backgrounds allow you to make your own art, pull it out, then frame it. Simple, approachable, and fun, this method is versatile for any surface so you can create stunning faux calligraphy on paper, chalkboards, wood, glass, and more! Author Danielle Stringer is the owner and artist behind Imperfect Dust and shares her secret to hand lettering; that it doesn’t have to be daunting! With the hope of encouraging readers to pick up a pen and go for it, Stringer will teach you how to achieve the calligraphy look with simple key lines.

The Ultimate Brush Lettering Guide Book

The Ultimate Brush Lettering Guide

  • Author : Peggy Dean
  • Publisher : Watson-Guptill
  • Release Date : 2018-07-24
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 160
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399582189
  • Total Read : 92
  • File Size : 18,8 Mb

The Ultimate Brush Lettering Guide Summary:

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.

Modern Lettering Book

Modern Lettering

  • Author : Rebecca Cahill Roots
  • Publisher : Batsford
  • Release Date : 2017-08-03
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 176
  • ISBN 10 : 1849944474
  • Total Read : 63
  • File Size : 15,9 Mb

Modern Lettering Summary:

A practical guide to modern calligraphy, complete with worksheets and projects. In Modern Lettering, you will learn how to create beautiful decorative handwriting in a variety of styles. It’s a fun and immersive guide, inviting you to explore beautiful letterforms, experiment with your own hand-lettering style and use calligraphy for creative projects. Professional calligrapher Rebecca Cahill Roots guides the reader through the basic techniques, sharing useful tips along the way. She brings her own unique style to a range of beautiful modern calligraphy alphabets, each accompanied by worksheets printed on high-quality calligraphy paper for practising. There are tips for mixing fonts, using different coloured inks and beginner’s brush calligraphy. Once you’ve mastered the basic techniques, you can apply your handwriting skills to some of the stylish step-by-step projects featured, including wedding stationery, framed quotes and personalised envelopes. This fun and approachable guide is a must-have for anyone looking to add a personal touch to their lettering, whether it’s for a particular project or for taking up a new hobby.

Brush Pen Lettering Practice Book Book

Brush Pen Lettering Practice Book

  • Author : Grace Song
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2018-07-03
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 128
  • ISBN 10 : 9781612438481
  • Total Read : 59
  • File Size : 14,9 Mb

Brush Pen Lettering Practice Book Summary:

Practice til you’re perfect with expert drills, tips, and exercises! If you want to take your hand lettering to the next level, you need to practice, practice, practice. But merely writing the same letter over and over often leads to repeating the same mistake instead of improving your skill. Packed with expert drills, tips and exercises, Brush Pen Lettering Practice Book provides the smart coaching and blank work space to make your daily practice easier, more efficient and more fun. It’s the ideal way to speed you on your way to creating gorgeous lettering styles. The perfect companion to author Grace Song’s Brush Pen Lettering, this handy workbook features helpful practice pages with guided lines, hints and even specific letter form combinations for many popular words, including: • Congratulations • Greetings • Wedding • Happy Birthday

Lettering Book


  • Author : Jillian and Jordan
  • Publisher : Mango Media Inc.
  • Release Date : 2019-03-15
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 200
  • ISBN 10 : 9781633539266
  • Total Read : 93
  • File Size : 7,7 Mb

Lettering Summary:

An Easy Guide to Modern Calligraphy and Hand Lettering Fans of Creative Lettering and Beyond and The Complete Book of Lettering will love Lettering for Planners Calligraphy for your journal aesthetic: Beautiful "bullet journals" are popping up all over Instagram and Pinterest. The joys of decorating the pages with drawings and lettering are many. If you want to start your own bullet journal or if you want to improve your journal aesthetic, this book is for you. This book is an informational workbook that teaches lettering styles to help people organize and beautify everyday life. Easily learn lettering: Learn from a step-by-step guide to creating a basic hand-lettered alphabet for beginners. Then learn five additional alphabet examples in various styles, explore letter variations and choose your favorites that best fit your style. Hand lettering workbook: You'll learn how to build words using common word examples like days of the week, months of the year, and other words commonly found in planners. After learning the script styles, you'll learn concepts of composition by teaching how to mix and match styles of lettering in creative ways. Learn all the components of lettering: You'll also learn some key "don'ts" of lettering to avoid. Then there will be step-by-step instructions on how to draw decorations to embellish lettering including shadows, borders, banners, and flourishes. Readers will learn: • Five lowercase and capital stylistic alphabets • How to find their own lettering style • What not to do when lettering • Lettering composition, shading, and flourishes Create fabulous, share worthy calligraphy and lettering