THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CALLIGRAPHY TECHNIQUES

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9780747279310: THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CALLIGRAPHY TECHNIQUES

“The design, reasonable price, and quality of calligraphy reproduced all combine to make this publication a worthwhile acquisition....The book is...jam-packed with color illustrations and informative text...[It] presents thirty-four calligraphy techniques....The second section shows how professional calligraphers solve design problems.”—School Arts.

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Create beautiful calligraphy for your projects, whether it's lettering in a scrapbook or photo album, on invitations, or as a way to enhance another craft. It's easy to practice the alphabets from diagrams showing the sequence and direction of the strokes. Every important technique is represented, from Foundational Hand and Unicials to Gothic, Italic, and Copperplate. To give you ideas, leading calligraphers demonstrate which techniques best suit a subject through examples of their work. Check the information on tools and equipment and you're ready to begin producing a rewarding range of magnificent lettering for all occasions.

About the Author:

Diana Hardy Wilson is an exhibiting artist whose works feature a juxtaposition of painting and calligraphy on paper, as well as decorative handmade books. She is a member of the Free Painters and Sculptors art group and has taught at the London College of Printing, the Westminster Adult Education Institute, and Croydon College.

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DIANA HARDY WILSON
Published by HEADLINE BOOK PUBLISHING LTD (1992)
ISBN 10: 0747279314 ISBN 13: 9780747279310
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