Adventures in Lettering

Filename: adventures-in-lettering.pdf
ISBN: 1633221733
Release Date: 2016-09-01
Number of pages: 128
Author: Dawn Nicole Warnaar
Publisher: Walter Foster Jr

Download and read online Adventures in Lettering in PDF and EPUB 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

Filename: words-to-live-by.pdf
ISBN: 9781633221000
Release Date: 2016-04-01
Number of pages: 128
Author: Dawn Nicole Warnaar
Publisher: Walter Foster Jr

Download and read online Words to Live By in PDF and EPUB 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.


The Joy of Lettering

Filename: the-joy-of-lettering.pdf
ISBN: 9781633223264
Release Date: 2016-09-30
Number of pages: 144
Author: Gabri Kirkendall
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

Download and read online The Joy of Lettering in PDF and EPUB 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 Lettering for Everyone

Filename: hand-lettering-for-everyone.pdf
ISBN: 9780399173011
Release Date: 2015-10-06
Number of pages: 224
Author: Cristina Vanko
Publisher: Perigee Trade

Download and read online Hand Lettering for Everyone in PDF and EPUB "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


The Art of Whimsical Lettering

Filename: the-art-of-whimsical-lettering.pdf
ISBN: 9781620335178
Release Date: 2014-03-17
Number of pages: 136
Author: Joanne Sharpe
Publisher: Interweave

Download and read online The Art of Whimsical Lettering in PDF and EPUB 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.


The Complete Book of Chalk Lettering

Filename: the-complete-book-of-chalk-lettering.pdf
ISBN: 9780761187042
Release Date: 2015-10-06
Number of pages: 144
Author: Valerie McKeehan
Publisher: Workman Publishing

Download and read online The Complete Book of Chalk Lettering in PDF and EPUB 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!


Decorated Lettering

Filename: decorated-lettering.pdf
ISBN: 1782211551
Release Date: 2016-06-14
Number of pages: 128
Author: Jan Pickett
Publisher: Search Press(UK)

Download and read online Decorated Lettering in PDF and EPUB 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.


The Art of Drawing Dangles

Filename: the-art-of-drawing-dangles.pdf
ISBN: 9781631063251
Release Date: 2017-02-21
Number of pages: 144
Author: Olivia A. Kneibler
Publisher:

Download and read online The Art of Drawing Dangles in PDF and EPUB If you like coloring, tangling, or lettering, you'll love to dangle! Dangles are a beautiful and whimsical new art form for people who love coloring and tangles. By adding charms and pretty embellishments to letters and artwork, you can make your own dangles. With 50 projects in the book, you can add stunning patterns and color to dangles, personalize your dangles with charms that are unique to you, and create dangle words from the dangle alphabet in the book. Dangles are a perfect way to accentuate your stationary, invitations, lettering, and more.


Hand Lettering

Filename: hand-lettering.pdf
ISBN: 1600594727
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 127
Author: Marci Donley
Publisher: Lark Books (NC)

Download and read online Hand Lettering in PDF and EPUB 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.


The Kids Book of Creative Lettering

Filename: the-kids-book-of-creative-lettering.pdf
ISBN: 1892726106
Release Date: 2000-01-01
Number of pages: 38
Author: Lindsay Ostrom
Publisher: Cut It Up

Download and read online The Kids Book of Creative Lettering in PDF and EPUB 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.


How to Draw Almost Everything

Filename: how-to-draw-almost-everything.pdf
ISBN: 9781631591402
Release Date: 2016-04-15
Number of pages: 224
Author: Chika Miyata
Publisher: Quarry Books

Download and read online How to Draw Almost Everything in PDF and EPUB Learn to draw pretty much EVERYTHING. With over 2,000 images, this visual reference book offers instructions for drawing animals, people, plants, food, everyday objects, buildings, vehicles, clothing, and more. Each entry is broken down with step-by-step illustrations making this book perfect for beginners or experienced artists in need of a quick refresher.


Draw Every Day Draw Every Way Guided Sketchbook

Filename: draw-every-day-draw-every-way-guided-sketchbook.pdf
ISBN: 1419720147
Release Date: 2016-06-01
Number of pages: 240
Author: Jennifer Orkin Lewis
Publisher: Abrams Noterie

Download and read online Draw Every Day Draw Every Way Guided Sketchbook in PDF and EPUB Conceived by Instagram's daily sketch sensation @augustwren, this guided journal encourages carving out a moment of self-expression every day. To conquer the intimidating prospect of filling 365 blank pages, Draw Every Day, Draw Every Way is divided into monthly themes, with undated daily prompts that suggest what to draw each day. You can work through the journal from front to back, or jump around and draw whatever appeals to you at the time. Monthly themes include: A month of nature A month of your favorite things A month of characters A month of print and patterns Jennifer Orkin Lewis (aka @augustwren) encourages experimentation with a one-page tutorial at the beginning of each month that outlines accessible ways to draw with different materials, such as ballpoint pens, colored pencils, paint, and collage. Coupled with sections of varying paper types, there is an unlimited canvas available to flourish artistically; brown craft paper pairs well with black ink and white pencil, black paper is great for white and metallic gel pens, and heavy white paper is included for painting. The journal is not only useful as a stress-reliever and as a mode of personal exploration, but also as a way of changing visual thinking. And when completed, it will serve as a reflection of its owner. With prompts, tutorials, and unique packaging, Draw Every Day, Draw Every Way is a must-have for those looking to sketch and doodle their way out of an inspirational rut.


Zenspirations

Filename: zenspirations.pdf
ISBN: 1574216996
Release Date: 2011
Number of pages: 51
Author: Joanne Fink
Publisher:

Download and read online Zenspirations in PDF and EPUB Presents inspiration and instructions for creating a variety of decorative lettering patterns.


Get Lettering

Filename: get-lettering.pdf
ISBN: 0711237611
Release Date: 2016-02-04
Number of pages: 96
Author: Rian Hughes
Publisher: Frances Lincoln

Download and read online Get Lettering in PDF and EPUB Explore your creative side with the cool tasks in this book! Rian Hughes will show you how to: Make words look like their meanings Use serifs to give your words 'funny feet' Create a maze made from letters Draw fancy initials and monograms Design logos And much more... so Get Lettering!


How to be the Best Bubblewriter in the World Ever

Filename: how-to-be-the-best-bubblewriter-in-the-world-ever.pdf
ISBN: 1856697614
Release Date: 2011-07-13
Number of pages: 160
Author: Linda Scott
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing

Download and read online How to be the Best Bubblewriter in the World Ever in PDF and EPUB How to Be the Best Bubblewriter in the World, Ever!, shows you how to create your own hand-drawnletters. The book contains over 70 alphabets, inspired by everything from hairy monsters to butterflies, insects to ice cream. Each double-page spread contains both the alphabet and an illustration that brings it to life. This book is designed to stimulate the creative minds of children of all ages.