Start Calligraphy Book with Maureen Sullivan
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An ideal introduction to the traditional art of calligraphy.
Maureen Sullivan has produced the perfect handbook for helping you to develop and create your own original calligraphic style, and to enjoy the art of 'beautiful writing'.
The book begins with the historical background to calligraphy; the materials and equipment you need; and basic techniques, including ruling the paper, basic strokes, pen angles and basic letters.
The book then progresses through the most common hands - uncial, foundation, gothic, italic, sharpened italic and copperplate. Every letter of every hand is drawn out in stroke order and there is advice on letter and word spacing, all shown in clear, step-by-step photographs.
Book: Search Press . Paperback . 96 Pages . Colour throughout
- An ideal introduction to the traditional art of calligraphy.
Start Calligraphy book with Maureen Sullivan
by Hazel K Petherbridge
Date Added: Wednesday 24 October, 2012
This is a good book for beginners and easy to follow and everything is easilly explained. A good pr..
Rating: [5 of 5 Stars!]
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