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Chinese Calligraphy (3RD 11 Edition)
Chinese Calligraphy (3RD 11 Edition)
by Tingyou Chen
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The art of calligraphy is seen as the epitome of Chinese culture. Originating in the earliest abstract symbols carved on cave walls, animal bones and tortoise shells by the ancient Chinese people, over several thousand years calligraphy has become far... (read more)

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Plum, Orchid, Bamboo and Chrysanthemum (Beginner's Guide to Chinese Painting)
Plum, Orchid, Bamboo and Chrysanthemum (Beginner's Guide to Chinese Painting)
by Mei Ruo
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Anyone interested in traditional Chinese painting will find these four volumes useful for self-study. Each of the four volumes teach amateur brush painters to execute the intricacies of Chinese brush painting. Beginning with the separate parts and then... (read more)

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Tibetan Calligraphy: How to Write the Alphabet and More
Tibetan Calligraphy: How to Write the Alphabet and More
by Sanje Elliott
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In Tibetan Calligraphy , Sanje Elliott shows us how to capture the elegance and grace of Tibetan calligraphy without prior knowledge of either Tibetan language or calligraphy. This beautiful book includes many prayers, mantras, and seed syllables to copy... (read more)

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Getting Started in Calligraphy
Getting Started in Calligraphy
by Nancy Baron
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Our instructor of calligraphy has an absolutely infallible method of showing you how to form and learn five different Italic and Black Letter styles. Illustrations, photos, texts, and exercises guide you as you learn to use the pen. “Detailed... (read more)

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Calligraphy and Illumination: Learn the Art of Beautiful Writing
Calligraphy and Illumination: Learn the Art of Beautiful Writing
by Cari Ferraro
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Discover the art of beautiful writing as Cari Ferraro invites you into her artistic world and teaches you the timeless arts of calligraphy and illumination. In this book, Cari introduces you to this thriving art form by giving you a firm grounding in... (read more)

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The Art and Politics of Arthur Szyk
The Art and Politics of Arthur Szyk
by Steven Luckert
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ÒAn artist, and especially a Jewish artist, cannot be neutral in these times. . . . Our life is involved in a terrible tragedy, and I am resolved to serve my people with all my art, with all my talent, with all my knowledge.Ó -- Arthur Szyk, 1934... (read more)

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Le R Ve
Le R Ve
by R. P. Ward
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Caroline Fairchild has never met a mystic, never known the Magic, never matched wits with a dark queen and never ever ridden bareback on a unicorn. All she knows is that her life has taken a turn for the worst since her step mother banished her to the... (read more)

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Learn World Calligraphy: Discover African, Arabic, Chinese, Ethiopic, Greek, Hebrew, Indian, Japanese, Korean, Mongolian, Russian, Thai, Tibeta
Learn World Calligraphy: Discover African, Arabic, Chinese, Ethiopic, Greek, Hebrew, Indian, Japanese, Korean, Mongolian, Russian, Thai, Tibeta
by Margaret Shepherd
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Learn World Calligraphy has something for everyone. Whether you want scholarly insight, artistic inspiration, classroom projects, or a theme for your next party, this comprehensive, unparalleled full-color book will guide you on a virtual trip around the... (read more)

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Zenspirations
Zenspirations
by Joanne Fink
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"Patterning is fun, easy and relaxing - and it is a great way to add interest and texture to any design." Joanne Fink presents creative monogram and pattern techniques in Zenspirations, offering intriguing ideas for filling boarders, edges and... (read more)

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The Encyclopedia of Calligraphy Techniques: A Step-By-Step Visual Guide, with an Inspirational Gallery of Finished Works
The Encyclopedia of Calligraphy Techniques: A Step-By-Step Visual Guide, with an Inspirational Gallery of Finished Works
by Janet Mehigan
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Calligraphy is enjoying a resurgence in popularity, especially as many people now choose to create their own wedding invitations, birth announcements, and other cards, and to give them a special, personal touch. This is the ideal how-to guide for the... (read more)

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Calligraphy for Greeting Cards and Scrapbooking
Calligraphy for Greeting Cards and Scrapbooking
by Peter E. Taylor
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It's not just what you write--it's how you write it. And this inspiring guide shows you how to write it with style and flair. It outlines a plethora of calligraphy techniques using a range of modern and traditional styles. Featuring practical information... (read more)

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Zen Mind 2010 Wall Calendar: Zenga Paintings from the Gitter-Yelen Collection
Zen Mind 2010 Wall Calendar: Zenga Paintings from the Gitter-Yelen Collection
by Shunryu Suzuki
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The mind of Zen Buddhism is revealed through authentic sacred art and profoundly simple wisdom. Zenga art, Zen-inspired brushstroke paintings, surprises and confounds our expectations. Although created by seventeenth- and eighteenth-century monks who... (read more)

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The Beginner's Guide to Chinese Calligraphy Semi-Cursive Script: An Introduction to Semi-Cursive Script (Xingshu)
The Beginner's Guide to Chinese Calligraphy Semi-Cursive Script: An Introduction to Semi-Cursive Script (Xingshu)
by Zhou Bin
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Chinese calligraphy is a unique visual art form that can be appreciated regardless of having previous knowledge of Chinese characters. While modern Chinese calligraphy consists of five styles, this book focuses on the semi-cursive script, a practical... (read more)

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Calligraphy & Lettering Design (Artist's Library)
Calligraphy & Lettering Design (Artist's Library)
by Arthur Newhall
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Whether you have a natural talent for lettering or have never picked up a calligraphy pen, you can learn the stylish art of making beautiful letters with the help of this book. You will find reference examples for many lettering styles, including sans... (read more)

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Dnealian Handwriting ABC Book
Dnealian Handwriting ABC Book
by Donald N. Thurber
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Fully illustrated rhymes, practice letters and words, pictures to color, and tear-out alphabet cards teach letter formation. The perfect at-home reinforcement!... (read more)

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Birds and Insects: The Beginner's Guide to Chinese Painting
Birds and Insects: The Beginner's Guide to Chinese Painting
by Mei Ruo
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Anyone interested in traditional Chinese painting will find these four volumes useful for self-study. Each of the four volumes teach amateur brush painters to execute the intricacies of Chinese brush painting. Beginning with the separate parts and then... (read more)

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Writing (Discoveries)
Writing (Discoveries)
by Georges Jean
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Well-written, loaded with information, and with a rich assortment of illustrations, each Discoveries "RM" volume is a look at one facet of art, archaeology, music, history, philosophy, popular culture, science, or nature. These innovatively designed... (read more)

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The Art of Chinese Calligraphy
The Art of Chinese Calligraphy
by Jean Long
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Following a history of Chinese calligraphy—going all the way back to the pictographic beginnings of Chinese writing more than 4,000 years ago—the author explains the basic construction of individual characters and the ways in which... (read more)

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The Caligrapher's Bible: 100 Complete Alphabets and How to Draw Them
The Caligrapher's Bible: 100 Complete Alphabets and How to Draw Them
by David Harris
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Both hobbyists and students of design will value this easy-to-use self-teaching book. Each of its 100 sections shows a complete A-to-Z calligraphy alphabet, with lessons on correct pen strokes and advice on avoiding errors. Beginners will find sound... (read more)

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Calligraphic Alphabets (Dover Pictorial Archives)
Calligraphic Alphabets (Dover Pictorial Archives)
by Arthur Baker
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Noted modern calligrapher presents 140 complete alphabets in most varied styles, with subtle rhythms, playfulness, power. Brush, steel pen, shaded pen; delicate, broad, swashed — for every need, mood. Masterly work, best done. Practice calligraphy... (read more)

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