Mastering Copperplate Calligraphy

Mastering Copperplate Calligraphy

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

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486409511

Category: Art

Page: 192

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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.
Categories: Art

Handwriting Manual

Handwriting Manual

The Calligrapher's Handbook. Essays by members of the Society of Scribes and Illuminators. Edited by C. M. Lamb. Faber and Faber Ltd. 1956. Beacon Writing Books. Alfred Fairbank, Charlotte Stone and Winifred Hooper. Nos.

Author: Alfred Fairbank

Publisher: Courier Dover Publications

ISBN: 9780486823867

Category: Art

Page: 144

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Classic introduction by expert calligrapher presents fundamentals behind every aspect of the art of penmanship, from equipment to best techniques. Many pages of demonstration scripts provide helpful accompaniment to clear instructions.
Categories: Art

The Technique of Copperplate Calligraphy

The Technique of Copperplate Calligraphy

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: Gordon Turner

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486255125

Category: Art

Page: 48

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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.
Categories: Art

Celtic Hand Stroke by Stroke

Celtic Hand Stroke by Stroke

A complete, stroke-by-stroke guide to producing Celtic calligraphy.

Author: Arthur Baker

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486243368

Category: Art

Page: 46

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A complete, stroke-by-stroke guide to producing Celtic calligraphy. Learn how to create each leter of the alphabet in the age-old Celtic manner. Crystal clear instructions also cover pens, inks, work surface, paper and lines, how to hold the pen and more. 38 full-page plates plus 8 illustrations.
Categories: Art

Foundational Calligraphy Manual

Foundational Calligraphy Manual

FOUNDATIONAL CALLIGRAPHY MANUAL historic styles . Roman capitals and their most sensitively created stepchildren were made by a discernible stroke system , a turning of the pen and quill , a manipulation of the tools that gave them life ...

Author: Arthur Baker

Publisher: Macmillan Reference USA

ISBN: UOM:39015010992025

Category: Art

Page: 90

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Demonstrates the calligraphic strokes needed to make each letter and its capital and gives advice on pens, paper, ink and practice techniques
Categories: Art

Brush Lettering

Brush Lettering

A complete and authoritative manual for beginners and professionals alike.

Author: Marilyn Reaves

Publisher: Lyons Press

ISBN: 1558212698

Category: Art

Page: 176

View: 717

A complete and authoritative manual for beginners and professionals alike.
Categories: Art

Manual of Painting and Calligraphy

Manual of Painting and Calligraphy

For inspiration H. takes a trip to Italy to contemplate the works of the great artists, but when his friend back home is arrested by the secret police of Salazar’s regime, H. is pulled back to Portugal.

Author: José Saramago

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9781473548671

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

View: 157

H. is a struggling artist with a commission to paint a portrait of a well-known industrialist. Whilst the industrialist sits for the portrait, H. begins an affair with his subject’s secretary. Meanwhile the painting starts to fail. For inspiration H. takes a trip to Italy to contemplate the works of the great artists, but when his friend back home is arrested by the secret police of Salazar’s regime, H. is pulled back to Portugal. Art, sexuality and politics collide in Saramago’s first novel.
Categories: Fiction

Creative Calligraphy

Creative Calligraphy

Author: Hermann Zapf

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:16828566

Category: Calligraphy

Page: 32

View: 837

Categories: Calligraphy