Synopses & Reviews
-- Step-by-step instructions explain basic techniques
-- Helpful guidelines on correct equipment and materials
How do you hold a calligraphy pen? What is an uncial? How do you stencil lettering onto a T-shirt or a plate? You'll find the answers to these questions and much, much more in this fascinating book. All the essential techniques are explained in detail, allowing you to create stunning pieces of calligraphy and fantastic gifts. This book is an ideal guide to a traditional art that is still developing today.
Table of Contents
Pt. 1. Calligraphy / Caroline Young ; designed by Jane Felstead ; consultant, Susan Hufton ; illustrated by Chris Lyon and Paul Sullivan ; calligraphy by Susan Hufton -- pt. 2. Calligraphy projects / Fiona Watt and Anna Rowley ; designed by Rebecca Halverson ; illustrated by Jonathan Woodcock ; photographs by Amanda Heywood ; calligraphy by Patricia Lovett ; edited by Felicity Brooks.