By: Walter Foster Publishing, Arthur Newhall
Learn the beautiful art of calligraphy with this convenient, comprehensive lettering kit. Acclaimed calligraphers Arthur Newhall and Eugene Metcalf walk you through the lessons, offering easy-to-follow instructions and helpful tips for each new style. You will gain a solid understanding of calligraphy basics with information about the tools of the trade and in-depth instructions about pen angles, hand positions, and more. The instruction book covers a variety of hands, including Sans Serif, Roman, Chancery Cursive, Uncial, Black Letter, and Batarde alphabets. And in addition to the project book, the kit includes all the tools and materials you need to get started learning a useful artistic skill, making it the perfect introduction for anyone who’s ever wanted to learn the fascinating art of creating beautiful calligraphic letters.