Author : Eleanor Winters
Genre : Art
Publisher : Courier Corporation
ISBN : 9780486409511
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Practical guide teaches elegant 18th-century writing style. Each letterform demonstrated stroke by stroke with clear explanation. Write quotations, poems, invitations, more. Numerous black-and-white illus. Bibliography.

Author : Eleanor Winters
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ISBN : 1635611008
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Author : Eleanor Winters
Genre : Art
Publisher : Gramercy
ISBN : 0517101343
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File Download : 192 page

Perfect for designers, calligraphers, and artists, this comprehensive manual presents a history of this elegant script and provides step-by-step instructions for mastering it. Gramercy

Author : Eleanor Winters
Genre : Art
Publisher : Courier Corporation
ISBN : 9780486275130
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This guide for novices with some experience offers the chance to advance to the next level. Detailing two of the most popular styles of calligraphy, this text features well-illustrated, step-by-step instructions by an expert calligrapher, from the basics to tips on texture and color.

Author : Gordon Turner
Genre : Art
Publisher : Courier Corporation
ISBN : 9780486255125
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A complete manual on the technique of writing with the pointed pen in roundhand, which is the American version of copperplate. You'll find detailed step-by-step instructions for executing the straight stroke and many other components.

Author : Herb Kaufman
Genre : Art
Publisher : Courier Corporation
ISBN : 9780486240374
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Simple and straightforward guide takes you step by step through the entire process of creating copperplate lettering: the nine basic strokes, lower-case and upper-case letters, how to join letters into words, and how to form numerals and punctuation. Bracketing the instructional chapters is information on materials and proper preparation. Guide sheets. 64 illustrations.

Author : Dick Jackson
Genre : Art
Publisher : Courier Dover Publications
ISBN : 9780486803869
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A master calligrapher explains the basic strokes for almost all letters of the copperplate alphabet. Additional features include a historical introduction, guide sheets, and instructions for individual letters and numbers.

Author : Molly Suber Thorpe
Genre : Art
Publisher : St. Martin's Press
ISBN : 9781250271600
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File Download : 240 page

The perfect companion for pointed pen and digital calligraphers alike, with more than 2,700 letterforms and ligatures, stroke drills, warm-up exercises, flourishes, and simple words and phrases. This beautiful, in-depth guide to modern calligraphy emphasizes experimentation and fun, rather than rigid uniformity. With targeted exercises and lessons aimed at pushing you out of your calligraphy comfort zone, Mastering Modern Calligraphy will not only help you master tricks of the trade, but develop your very own modern calligraphy style, too.

Author : Lucy Edmonds
Genre : Art
Publisher : Courier Dover Publications
ISBN : 9780486827582
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Beautifully illustrated guide by the founder of Quill London abounds in tips, tricks, and techniques for beginners. Step-by-step approach covers materials, modern calligraphy letterforms, brush calligraphy, developing an individual style, and practical uses.

Author : Molly Suber Thorpe
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
Publisher : St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN : 9781250152459
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A perfect gift for anyone who wants to learn the "write" way to craft calligraphy. Calligraphy is about creating something uniquely beautiful, whether to celebrate a special occasion like marriage or to use every day in the form of stationery. Author Molly Suber Thorpe, an award-winning wedding invitation designer and calligrapher based in Los Angeles, works closely with her international clients to give them the distinctive products they're looking for. In Modern Calligraphy, you can learn from this experienced expert how to master this fresh modern lettering style. The first book to teach this bold new style breaks the calligraphy process down into simple steps so anyone can learn to create their own stunning wedding invitations, thank you cards, gift tags, and more. Starting with an overview of the supplies—from paper to ink to pens—you will learn how to form letters, words, and then phrases by following Molly's clear step-by-step instructions, and by practicing with the provided templates. After mastering letter forms using a pointed pen and ink you can take it to the next level by learning how to use watercolor and gouache, or how to digitize your calligraphy. The twenty projects in the book provide lots of inspiration for making your own and are grouped into three sections: weddings, entertainment, and personal stationery. With loads of ideas, practice exercises, and helpful tips, soon you will be turning out gorgeous script calligraphy pieces like the ones featured in wedding magazines and popular websites like Pinterest.