The Big Awesome Book of Hand & Chalk Lettering

The Big Awesome Book of Hand & Chalk Lettering

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Get creative, express yourself, and add that personal touch with hand lettering! With illustrated step-by-step instructions, The Big Awesome Book of Hand & Chalk Lettering shows the complete beginner how to master the art of hand lettering, the composition/design of phrases on the page, and flourishes to embellish the design. It also includes chalk lettering, fun prompts for writing, and 15 projects and gift ideas, ranging from gift tags to a lettered poster to chalk-lettered signs for special events. The Big Awesome Book of Hand & Chalk Lettering covers 15 lettering styles--from Black Letter and "melting" to circus and Victorian, as well as serifs and scripts--along with numerous borders, corners, banners, bursts, frames and other accents.
Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana : DK Publishing, 2017
Edition: First American edition
ISBN: 9781465462725
Branch Call Number: 745.61 R69b
Characteristics: 206 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm


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Lovestoread5 Aug 26, 2018

Really good study guide for chalkers, basically an overview of styles of fonts and such. Good projects to try for the beginner.

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