Copperplate Calligraphy from A to Z (Paperback)

A Step-By-Step Workbook for Mastering Elegant, Pointed-Pen Lettering

By Sarah Richardson

Ulysses Press, 9781612438634, 128pp.

Publication Date: November 27, 2018

List Price: 16.95*
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Description

Learn and perfect the classic, yet once again popular, script with this easy-to-use, full-color, and very modern guide.

Pointed pen calligraphy doesn't have to be intimidating This photo-packed guide breaks down every skill, step and stroke into easy-to-learn techniques. It shows you how to build a solid foundation in drawing beautiful letters as well as ways to add flourishes and embellishments to your personal projects. Nothing is overlooked, including:

- Step-by-Step Instructions
- Color Photos
- Practice Pages
- Expert Tips and Tricks
- DIY Projects
- Inspiration and Ideas


About the Author

Sarah Richardson has been a calligrapher for 5 years. She first learned modern calligraphy from Lauren Essl, then learned copperplate calligraphy in a workshop taught by Nina Tran, and followed up by studying The Zanerian Manual and Dr. Joe Vitolo's ebook Script in the Copperplate Style. Sarah graduated from Hendrix College with a degree in Art History, and recently graduated with her Certificate in Design Communication Arts from UCLA. Her work has been featured by Gwyneth Paltrow's website Goop. She is a member of The International Association of Master Penmen, Engrossers and Teachers of Handwriting (IAMPETH). Sarah is originally from Little Rock, Arkansas, but now lives in Austin, TX.