• The Art of Brush Lettering: A Stroke-by-stroke Guide to the Practice & Techniques of Creative Lettering & Calligraphy

    The Art of Brush Lettering: A Stroke-by-stroke Guide to the Practice & Techniques of Creative Lettering & Calligraphy

    Klapstein, Kelly

    Mostly focusing on large brush pens, lettering artist Klapstein guides learners through a range of strokes and letterforms. Includes practice sheets to help you improve.

    Format: Book - 2018

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  • Extraordinary Hand Lettering: Creative Lettering Ideas for Celebrations, Events, Décor & More

    Extraordinary Hand Lettering: Creative Lettering Ideas for Celebrations, Events, Décor & More

    Wai, Doris

    This book teaches the basics of hand lettering with a focus on different and unusual surfaces. Projects include ways of adding lettering to items such as mirrors, jewelry, and furniture.

    Format: Book - 2017

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  • Creative Lettering: Techniques & Tips From Top Artists

    Creative Lettering: Techniques & Tips From Top Artists

    Doh, Jenny

    Sixteen artists describe their favorite tools, how they use them, and their signature lettering techniques. Doh includes step-by-step instructions, and examples of the artists' unique alphabets.

    Format: Book - 2013 First edition

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  • Artful Lettering: Tools and Techniques for Discovering your Style

    Artful Lettering: Tools and Techniques for Discovering your Style

    This DVD introduces 12 writing and drawing techniques using a variety of pens, inks, brushes, markers, parallel pens, and paints.

    Format: DVD - 2012

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  • Beginner Brush Lettering  | 5 Handlettering Mistakes You Might Be Making | How to Hand Letter - YouTube

    Beginner Brush Lettering | 5 Handlettering Mistakes You Might Be Making | How to Hand Letter - YouTube

    The "How to Hand Letter" YouTube channel offers lots of hand lettering tutorials, \nmaterials reviews, practice challenges, and lettering demos. This video helps beginners avoid common lettering mistakes such as writing too fast or dragging your pen.

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  • Lynda.com's Drawing Vector Graphics: Hand Lettering

    Lynda.com's Drawing Vector Graphics: Hand Lettering

    This streaming tutorial provides hours of instruction, beginning with analog techniques for drawing fonts and letters. The course then teaches how to transform your drawn letters into digital vector graphics that can be further customized, scaled up or down, and used for print and the web. The Seattle Public Library offers patrons free access to Lynda.com's entire library of streaming tutorials. To log in visit https://ezproxy.spl.org/login?url=http://www.lynda.com/portal/sip?org=spl.org and enter your library card number and PIN.

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  • Lynda.com's Learning Calligraphy

    Lynda.com's Learning Calligraphy

    Another Lynda.com tutorial, this course teaches beginners how to to write basic italic forms using a broad-edged pen. The course includes instructions on materials, lowercase and capital letters, punctuation, numbers, and flourishes."

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