Adventures in Lettering

Adventures in Lettering Author Dawn Nicole Warnaar
ISBN-10 1633221733
Year 2016-09-01
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher Walter Foster Jr
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The ultimate hand-lettering workshop for young creatives! Taught by the popular and skilled hand-lettering artist Dawn Warnaar, Adventures in Lettering combines creative self-expression and beautiful designs for an exploration of various lettering techniques. This hand-lettering workbook features fun hand-lettering lessons for beginners, from chalk lettering, brush lettering, and illustrated hand-lettered designs to creating drop caps and gift tags. The hand-lettering techniques are then applied to additional crafts and projects, from mixed-media art to personalized journals and T-shirts. Adventures in Lettering is the ultimate workshop for young creatives anxious to get started in the art of hand-lettering.

Words to Live By

Words to Live By Author Dawn Nicole Warnaar
ISBN-10 9781633221000
Year 2016-04-01
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher Walter Foster Jr
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With step-by-step, hand-lettering lessons and spectacularly illustrated coloring pages, artists of any age can create beautiful works of letter art. Words to Live By is a unique combination of inspirational quotes, hand-lettering tips and techniques, and fun coloring pages. With easy step-by-step lessons in the art of hand lettering and illustration, artists of any age can learn to create beautiful works of letter art. Also included are 24 inspirational perforated coloring pages that can be personalized and displayed, framed, or given as gifts.

Hand Lettering for Everyone

Hand Lettering for Everyone Author Cristina Vanko
ISBN-10 9780399173011
Year 2015-10-06
Pages 224
Language en
Publisher Penguin
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"In an increasingly digital and impersonal world, hand-lettering is more popular than ever. A way to personalize everything from book covers to T-shirts and restaurant menus, as well as a form of self-expression and cutting-edge design, writing by hand makes the written word immediate and intimate. This beautiful and inviting book serves as an inspiring primer and an interactive workbook. Creative prompts encourage readers to create their own serifs, create lettering from found objects, make a type self-portrait, collage with found type, recreate a favorite book cover with hand-lettering, play with shading and perspective, and more." -- Amazon.com

Hand Lettering

Hand Lettering Author Marci Donley
ISBN-10 1600594727
Year 2009
Pages 127
Language en
Publisher Lark Books (NC)
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Explains how anyone can use simple tools and materials found in ordinary craft stores, as well as Q-tips, sponges, and other common items, to produce beautiful and graceful calligraphy.

Hand Lettering A to Z

Hand Lettering A to Z Author Abbey Sy
ISBN-10 9781631592829
Year 2017-04-15
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher
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Your hand lettering contains a little bit of you! It expresses what you have to say, and demonstrates your creativity in all your communications. In Hand Lettering A to Z, artist and author Abbey Sy has invited four international artists--Meg Hyland, Joao Neves, Tessa Go, and Lisa Lorek--to join her in designing all new alphabets for you to draw and use in many different languages. You don’t have to be a trained artist to master the art of hand lettering. These alphabets are for every skill level, and will suits any taste: colorful, or black and white, classic or just plain fun. It’s all about getting creative with the twenty-six letters and a little bit of you.

The Complete Book of Chalk Lettering

The Complete Book of Chalk Lettering Author Valerie McKeehan
ISBN-10 9780761187042
Year 2015-10-06
Pages 144
Language en
Publisher Workman Publishing
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Ubiquitous at boutiques and cafés, on Etsy and Pinterest, in stationery and home decor, the art of chalk lettering is hotter than ever. Valerie McKeehan, an Etsy standout whose work has been featured in magazines and websites from Good Housekeeping to RealSimple.com, teaches us everything we need to know to create gorgeous hand-drawn chalk designs. The book is also a practice space, with three foldout “chalkboards”—the inside cover and foldout back cover are lined with blackboard paper. In over 60 lessons, learn the ABCs of lettering (literally) and basic styles: serif, sans serif, and script. Next, how to lay out a design, combine various styles into one cohesive piece, add shadows and dimension. Master more advanced letter styles, from faceted to ribbon to “vintage circus.” Use banners, borders, flourishes. And finally, 12 projects to show off your newfound skills: including a Winter Wonderland Snow Globe; a smartphone-themed birthday card to text friends and family; a one-of-a-kind party invitation to create, photograph, and mail; and a bake sale sign guaranteed to put everyone who sees it in the mood for a cupcake!

The Joy of Lettering

The Joy of Lettering Author Gabri Kirkendall
ISBN-10 9781633223264
Year 2016-09-30
Pages 144
Language en
Publisher Walter Foster Publishing
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With more than 50 tips, techniques, and lessons for creating beautiful illuminated letters and sophisticated lettering projects, The Joy of Lettering takes hand lettering to a whole new level. Gabri Joy Kirkendall (Creative Lettering & Beyond) and Jaclyn Escalera guide readers through a dynamic exploration of the craft, focusing on typography and illuminated letters and numbers using pencil, ink, and marker in a variety of styles and themes. From there, artists will learn how to create letters using a variety of alternative materials and media, such as watercolor, gouache, and wood. Easily customized DIY projects invite artists to finesse their skills as they learn to letter on different types of surfaces while creating lettered murals, stationery, and signage. Packed with creative techniques and easy-to-follow lessons, this all-inclusive resource is a must??have for anyone who wants to learn or grow their expertise in the art of hand lettering.

Hand Drawn Lettering

Hand Drawn Lettering Author Mark Bergin
ISBN-10 1438008317
Year 2016-03-01
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher Barron's Educational Series
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Explore new ideas, nurture originality, and create unique forms of lettering with this step-by-step guide to hand drawn lettering. Includes 32 pages of instructions, 96 pages of alphabet samples for practice, high-quality paper that yields excellent results, and more.

Decorated Lettering

Decorated Lettering Author Jan Pickett
ISBN-10 1782211551
Year 2016-06-14
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher Search Press(UK)
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A highly-visual guide to the techniques and materials for successful decorated calligraphy with a strong contemporary feel. Jan Pickett's work is beautifully executed, with a fresh, modern style that lifts calligraphy respectfully from its traditional roots and gives it a modern appeal. This book includes a vital grounding in calligraphy while presenting a huge variety of colorful exercises and projects for the reader to follow. Inspiration abounds, and each chapter is accompanied by a wave of gorgeous ideas for how to use techniques from embossing to watercolor.

Hand Lettering

Hand Lettering Author Inc Peter Pauper Press
ISBN-10 1441322019
Year 2016-07-01
Pages 160
Language en
Publisher Peter Pauper Press
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Hand-lettering has taken the creative world by storm. In this fun, accessible interactive book, popular illustrator and designer Megan Wells introduces the basics of drawing words. Learn five major hand-lettering styles, then transform your writing into art. Practice pages allow you space to master each letter in every style. Sections demonstrate how to embellish your letters; mix different styles for emphasis and flair; add decorative effects like shading; and combine text and illustration. Easy-to-follow tutorials and sections to trace, color, or complete make hand-lettering approachable for anyone. Project ideas demonstrate ways to brighten everyday items, create striking art, and add a meaningful touch to gifts through hand-lettering. Write beautifully!

The Kids Book of Creative Lettering

The Kids Book of Creative Lettering Author Lindsay Ostrom
ISBN-10 1892726106
Year 2000-01-01
Pages 38
Language en
Publisher Cut It Up
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This is the best book for beginners. If you want to learn how to letter this book is for you. It is simple enough for kids to use. It also shows you how to do a little doodling to add to your letters. It even includes a practice sheet that you can copy. Trace our letters until you become a pro. We show you how. We also include pen tips & suggestions.

Creative Lettering

Creative Lettering Author Jenny Doh
ISBN-10 1454704004
Year 2013
Pages 143
Language en
Publisher Lark Books
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Provides step-by-step instructions for lettering from top artists, including advice on the best tools, techniques and tips, and font samples.

The Art of Whimsical Lettering

The Art of Whimsical Lettering Author Joanne Sharpe
ISBN-10 9781620335178
Year 2014-03-17
Pages 136
Language en
Publisher Interweave
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A "font" of information on lettering styles! The Art of Whimsical Lettering is an artful instruction book on creating stylized fonts and expressive artwork with personal handwriting skills. Author Joanne Sharpe shows you how to create exuberant and personalized writing styles for your artwork–whether it be a journal, canvas art, or other projects that use text. After an overview of Joanne's favorite tools and surfaces, take a peek into Joanne's personal lettering journal to discover how you too can collect inspiration, hone your lettering skills, and tap into your natural creativity. Joanne then demonstrates twenty art techniques for creating a variety of lettering styles using many different tools. She provides you with fifteen basic alphabets, ranging from simple pen-and-ink renditions to increasingly elaborated texts that reference calligraphy, vintage fonts, and doodle art, among other styles. Joanne also teaches you how to turn prosaic lettering into page art itself, merging text into illustration, or ornamenting words with decorative drawings.

Creative Lettering for Kids

Creative Lettering for Kids Author Jenny Doh
ISBN-10 145492005X
Year 2017-01-03
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher
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Hand lettering is a visually dynamic and accessible way to add textual elements to any craft. Some of the most accomplished artists present their favorite lettering techniques, illustrated with examples of their own work and accompanied by kid-friendly step-by-step instructions. No other book on the topic presents such a wide variety of original alphabets, font styles, and creative projects for young artists!