Start Calligraphy All the Techniques and Tips You Need to Get You Started (Paperback)
|Author: Maureen Sullivan|
From the Publisher:
Starting with the historical background of calligraphy and the art's basicsmaterials and equipment needed and techniques such as ruling the paper, strokes, pen angles, and lettersthen progressing through the most common handwriting styles, this is the perfect handbook for helping the first-time calligrapher develop and create a personal calligraphic style and enjoy the art of beautiful writing. Every letterwhether uncial, foundation, gothic, italic, sharpened italic, or copperplateis drawn out in stroke order with advice on letter and word spacing, all shown in clear, step-by-step photographs.