The Ultimate Brush Lettering Guide

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ISBN: 0998558508
Release Date: 2017-01-20
Number of pages: 162
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Download and read online The Ultimate Brush Lettering Guide in PDF and EPUB The Ultimate Brush Lettering Guide has something for everyone - from beginners that have never used a brush pen, to seasoned letterers looking for new stylistic, expressive options and ideas. Each lesson builds on itself, unlocking endless opportunities inside the playful art of brush lettering.This book covers it all, from the ever-so-important basics, through a journey of faux calligraphy, a comprehensive brush pen guide along with how they're used, pages of different alphabet styles, unique flourishes and ligatures, to creative step-by-step DIY projects.Dive in and discover your unique style.


Brush Pen Lettering

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ISBN: 9781612436890
Release Date: 2017-06-30
Number of pages:
Author: Grace Song
Publisher: Ulysses Press

Download and read online Brush Pen Lettering in PDF and EPUB The first book dedicated entirely to the use and mastery of modern brush pens Drawing gorgeous letters, words and phrases with a brush pen doesn’t have to be difficult! Brush Pen Lettering will show you how to create your own unique style. To help you on your lettering journey, this comprehensive how-to guide includes: • DIY projects • Tips and Tricks • Color Photographs • Inspiring Ideas • Step-by-step instructions • Practice sheets


The Botanical Hand Lettering Workbook

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ISBN: 9781612435176
Release Date: 2015-10-19
Number of pages: 200
Author: Bethany Robertson
Publisher: Ulysses Press

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Modern Calligraphy Workshop

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ISBN: 1849499071
Release Date: 2017-04-04
Number of pages: 144
Author: Imogen Owens
Publisher: Quadrille Publishing

Download and read online Modern Calligraphy Workshop in PDF and EPUB Learn how to create beautiful, handlettered stationery, art, and other decorations with sophisticated, interactive book full of exquisite sample alphabets, fun exercises, and simple step-by-step projects. From modern calligraphy in ink to hand lettering in chalk on blackboard and brush lettering in paint, discover a variety of ingenious and unique ways to turn words and letters into wonderful projects. Learn to create eyecatching letterforms, embellish with flourishes, free-brush letters on canvas, and digitize your work for printing. Modern Calligraphy Workshop will give you the inspiration as well as the skills to turn your everyday handwriting into artwork.


The Art of Brush Lettering

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ISBN: 1631593552
Release Date: 2017-12-01
Number of pages: 160
Author: Kelly Klapstein
Publisher: Quarry Books

Download and read online The Art of Brush Lettering in PDF and EPUB In The Art of Brush Lettering, Kelly Klapstein--popular Instagram brush lettering artist, teacher, and founder of KellyCreates.ca--takes a simple, serene approach to teaching the art of creating beautiful letterforms with easy to use and richly colored brush pens. Kelly begins by guiding the reader through essential terms, tools, and the correct positioning of the arm, hand, and paper. Focusing primarily on the widely popular large brush pens while also providing instruction on using small brush pens, Kelly demonstrates a range of basic strokes and provides drill sheets for practice and improvement. In addition to providing detailed how-to for creating print and script letterforms (both upper- and lowercase), Kelly offers instruction on freestyle lettering, developing a personal style, faux calligraphy, and achieving special effects. Also included are lettering exemplars and words for tracing.


Botanical Line Drawing

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ISBN: 0998558524
Release Date: 2017-03-20
Number of pages: 220
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Download and read online Botanical Line Drawing in PDF and EPUB Line drawing is an easy art form featuring illustrative, doodle-like designs. It's used widely among artists of many types with both fine and bold lines, creating different variations.This book walks through drawing very simple doodles, into more elaborate, delicate illustrations, and is easy to follow for all skill levels.


Brush Lettering

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ISBN: 1558212698
Release Date: 1994
Number of pages: 176
Author: Marilyn Reaves
Publisher: Lyons Press

Download and read online Brush Lettering in PDF and EPUB A complete and authoritative manual for beginners and professionals alike.


Hand Lettering for Everyone

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ISBN: 9780399173011
Release Date: 2015-10-06
Number of pages: 224
Author: Cristina Vanko
Publisher: Perigee Trade

Download and read online Hand Lettering for Everyone in PDF and EPUB "In an increasingly digital and impersonal world, hand-lettering is more popular than ever. A way to personalize everything from book covers to T-shirts and restaurant menus, as well as a form of self-expression and cutting-edge design, writing by hand makes the written word immediate and intimate. This beautiful and inviting book serves as an inspiring primer and an interactive workbook. Creative prompts encourage readers to create their own serifs, create lettering from found objects, make a type self-portrait, collage with found type, recreate a favorite book cover with hand-lettering, play with shading and perspective, and more." -- Amazon.com


Hand Lettering for Relaxation

Filename: hand-lettering-for-relaxation.pdf
ISBN: 9781624144813
Release Date: 2017-07-11
Number of pages: 208
Author: Amy Latta
Publisher: Page Street Publishing

Download and read online Hand Lettering for Relaxation in PDF and EPUB A Fun & Inspiring Introduction to the Art of Hand Lettering Hand Lettering for Relaxation is the perfect way to cultivate calmness and joy while creating beautiful works of art. While hand lettering can look intimidating, artist and blogger Amy Latta has a friendly and down-toearth approach that will give you the confidence to draw impressive designs with ease. Learn how to create a lovely brush-lettered look with easy, no-fail faux calligraphy. Then add pretty embellishments such as vines, roses, banners, ribbons, swirls and feathers that take your designs to the next level. You’ll also get a beginner’s guide to real brush lettering, plus fun print fonts and ways to highlight, shadow or emboss your words. With 46 unique workshops, each with a featured motivational design, you will gain enough proficiency to proudly share your lettered art on social media, make personalized gifts and even decorate your home. In this interactive workbook, doodling on the high-quality art paper is highly encouraged! Use it to letter the featured design with the new technique you learned, create your own design or simply enjoy some meditative practice. No matter how you use it, this book is sure to help you relax, enjoy your creative journey and make your life more beautiful wherever you are.


Hand Lettering and Contemporary Calligraphy

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ISBN: 0785835253
Release Date: 2017-04-10
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Author: Lisa Engelbrecht
Publisher: Crestline Books

Download and read online Hand Lettering and Contemporary Calligraphy in PDF and EPUB Calligraphy, the art of elegant, beautiful lettering, has increased in popularity over the last several years. From brides who want to address their wedding invitations to do-it-yourselfers who want to prepare certificates or make a family tree, and even for art journalers and scrapbookers who like creative text in their works, calligraphy books and classes are hot. This new-in-hardcover book will spark the interest of the calligraphy novice by introducing a new approach to lettering, one that combines a lively combination of traditional lettering styles, fun and scripty modern styles, and artsy street-style lettering, along with project ideas that incorporate creative lettering. The book demonstrates the uses of traditional and cutting edge lettering tools, from classic calligraphy pens to bling-producing metallic foils and glue pens. It introduces a wide array of lettering styles with complete alphabets sample artworks that show an application. Fully stepped-out illustrations break down each letterform, taking the reader through each stroke and a large collection of gallery images provides further inspiration for how to use creative lettering in artwork.


Calligraphy For Dummies

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ISBN: 9781118051290
Release Date: 2011-02-25
Number of pages: 336
Author: Jim Bennett
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Download and read online Calligraphy For Dummies in PDF and EPUB You’ve always admired beautiful calligraphy, but you probably figured it was way too hard to master, right ? Calligraphy is actually much easier than you ever dreamed. All you need is the right guide and you’ll be up to speed in no time! Calligraphy For Dummies lets anyone discover the art and fun of lettering. With this hands-on guide, you’ll be able to develop your craft and test it out in no time. Starting with the italic alphabet, you’ll discover different types of strokes, how to angle your pen, and how to join letters. This easy-to-follow, step-by-step guide shows you: All the tools you need to practice the craft Where to get the proper ink and paper How to master several alphabets Different variations to change the look of letters How to mix and match your alphabets How to create a poster, sign, or certificate Ways to design and letter a quotation Common mistakes that can easily be avoided Calligraphy For Dummies also provides tips on how to put your calligraphy skills to good use, with ideas for making money, adding flair to wedding invitations, and more! It also includes ten fun alphabets and practice pages to hone in on your talent, as well as examples of poorly formed letters to keep you on track. With a little practice, you’ll be creating stunning letters and experiencing the joys of writing calligraphy!


How to Draw Modern Florals

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ISBN: 194451550X
Release Date: 2017-04-15
Number of pages: 96
Author: Alli Koch
Publisher: Paige Tate Select

Download and read online How to Draw Modern Florals in PDF and EPUB If you feel like your busy schedule is preventing you from becoming the next Monet or Van Gogh, let us introduce you to Alli. Alli has mastered the art of turning simple doodles into beautifully designed floral illustrations, and she is giving you her expertise in her book How To Draw Modern Florals. In this book, Alli will teach you everything you need to know about modern florals: tools of the trade, where to find inspiration, the anatomy of a flower, and the basic shapes for drawing a flower. You'll feel as though you're sitting down with Alli at a coffeeshop as she walks you through the process of drawing and designing modern florals. You'll learn designs from classic floral favorites like the rose to most popular florals of today. You'll even learn some non-traditional florals that happen to be some of Alli's favorites: succulents and cacti. This is an introduction, so no experience is needed. If you can draw a S or a C; with a pen, Alli can teach you how to draw a beautiful, modern floral design.


Hand Lettering

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ISBN: 9781250122056
Release Date: 2017-02-28
Number of pages: 144
Author: Thy Doan
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin

Download and read online Hand Lettering in PDF and EPUB Welcome to the wonderful world of hand lettering! Prepare to be inspired by this collection of over 50 alphabets in a wide range of styles. Designer, illustrator, and hand-letterer Thy Doan will guide you through each alphabet with easy-to-follow steps so you can capture all the charm of each design. This is everything you need to know to create your own lettering designs, from sketching it out to inking it up—and using a variety of materials from brush pens to Sharpies. After you’ve mastered the techniques, you can use the alphabets and lettering to add a unique personal touch to all kinds of things: invitations, cards, notes, letters, doodles, artwork, comics, signs, banners, menus, scrapbooks, journals, flyers, posters, and more!


The Joy of Lettering

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ISBN: 9781633223264
Release Date: 2016-09-30
Number of pages: 144
Author: Gabri Kirkendall
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

Download and read online The Joy of Lettering in PDF and EPUB With more than 50 tips, techniques, and lessons for creating beautiful illuminated letters and sophisticated lettering projects, The Joy of Lettering takes hand lettering to a whole new level. Gabri Joy Kirkendall (Creative Lettering & Beyond) and Jaclyn Escalera guide readers through a dynamic exploration of the craft, focusing on typography and illuminated letters and numbers using pencil, ink, and marker in a variety of styles and themes. From there, artists will learn how to create letters using a variety of alternative materials and media, such as watercolor, gouache, and wood. Easily customized DIY projects invite artists to finesse their skills as they learn to letter on different types of surfaces while creating lettered murals, stationery, and signage. Packed with creative techniques and easy-to-follow lessons, this all-inclusive resource is a must??have for anyone who wants to learn or grow their expertise in the art of hand lettering.


Creative Lettering and Beyond

Filename: creative-lettering-and-beyond.pdf
ISBN: 1600583970
Release Date: 2014-11-03
Number of pages: 144
Author: Gabri Joy Kirkendall
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

Download and read online Creative Lettering and Beyond in PDF and EPUB Creative Lettering and Beyond combines the artistic talents and inspirational tips and tutorials of several professional hand letterers and calligraphers for a dynamic and interactive learning experience. After a brief introduction to the various tools and materials, artists and lettering enthusiasts will learn how to master the art of hand lettering and typography through engaging, easy-to-follow step-by-step projects, prompts, and exercises. From the basic shape and form of letters, to cursive script, spacing, and alignment, artists will discover how to transform simple words, phrases, and quotes into beautiful works of hand-lettered art. The interactive format and step-by-step process offers inspirational instruction for a wide variety of fun projects and gift ideas, including hand-rendered phrases on paper and digitally enhanced notecards. Artists will also discover how to apply lettering to linen, coffee mugs, calendars, and more. Numerous practice pages and interactive prompts throughout the book invite readers to put their newfound lettering skills to use, as well as work out their artistic ideas. Covering a variety of styles and types of lettered art, including calligraphy, illustration, chalk lettering, and more, artists will find a plethora of exercises and tips to help them develop their own unique lettering style. With comprehensive instructions and fun, inspirational exercises and projects, Creative Lettering and Beyond is a must-have resource for anyone who wants to learn this beautiful and stylish art form.