Creative Lettering : Techniques & Tips from Top Artists
Hand-lettering techniques are a popular and visually dynamic way to add textual elements to crafts, from journals to mixed-media art. Sixteen accomplished contributors - including calligraphers, painters, collagists, card makers, fiber artists and graphic designers - give their personal perspectives on lettering. They all offer their favourite tools, how they use them, their signature technique with step-by-step instructions and photos and an alphabet sampler of their own font. Gorgeous gallery images of each contributor's work are also included.
- Paperback | 144 pages
- 213.36 x 251.46 x 10.16mm | 544.31g
- 03 May 2013
- Lark Books,U.S.
- Asheville, United States
- full colour throughout, includes photographs, includes illustrations
Hand lettering is everywhere and growing more and more in popularity. And Creative Lettering by Jenny Doh, a new release from Lark Crafts, is a great start if you are looking for lettering inspiration. Whether you are a beginner or an advanced illustrator who hasn't delved into lettering, you'll find this book full of good information and lots of visual stimulation. Crafty Modern This book is a wonderful tool for crafters that also depend upon narrative to bring their works to life. Collagists, journalers, and mixed media artists will especially benefit from the knowledge that this book has to offer. Whether you are searching for a new way to add narrative to your craft work, or you are just starting out with hand lettering, Creative Lettering is a wonderful tool to use. All Free Holiday Crafts Artistically creative yet full of solid technique. Craft Gossip"
About Jenny Doh
Jenny Doh is the former Editor-in-Chief of Somerset Studio magazine and the President and Founder of crescendoh.com. Jenny was recognised by Folio magazine as one of the top 40 leaders within the publishing industry. Jenny is the author of several books, including Hand in Hand (9781454702405) and We Make Dolls! (9781454702498).