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S1000. Finetec Mica Colors (single pans)
S1000. Finetec Mica Colors (single pans)

Made of mica, a natural product that offers a wide variety of metallic shades, from gold and silver to iridescent, shining pearl colors. Can be dissolved with water and applied with a brush. Ideal for creating special effects and highlighting. Can be blended. Colors adhere to all absorbent surfaces, such as paper, wood, gypsum, etc

Choose color: Black Mica, Black Pearl, Blue Green, Blue Pearl, Blue Silver, Bronze, Copper Pearl, Fine Gold, Fine Lilac, Golden Orange, Green Pearl, Red, Red Brown, Red Violet, Rose, Shining Pink, Silver Gray, Silver Pearl, Moss Green, Midnight Blue, Deep Purple, Chocolate.


For Gold set, see item S741
For Color Sets, see items S766, S767, S968
The Gold replacement pans were item number S890.


Your Price $5.96 $5.36
B4023. Calligraphy / Calzolari
B4023. Calligraphy: A Course in Cursive Script with Pencil, Pen, and Brush by Barbara Calzolari and Alessandro Salice. 2017. 255pp. 5.75"x7.75". Concealed-spiral hardcover

This book is not yet available. You are encouraged to order now. Your card will not be charged for the book until shortly before the books ships. If you wish to use PayPal and delay your payment, you must email your order directly to info@johnnealbooks.com; do not place your order through our website. Free media mail shipping (USA only) on pre-publication orders.

A new instructional book for lettering with pencil (monoline Roman majuscules), gel pen (monoline script), pointed pen (Copperplate), and brush (Barbara’s brush script). Warm-up exercises, exemplar alphabets, letter-by-letter instruction, and writing exercises are included. The book starts with an illustrated history of calligraphy with many historical examples and ends with a gallery of 16 scribes with a bio, a photo, and an example or two of their work. Text is in English.


Your Price $24.95
S968. Finetec 12 Color Pearl Set
S968. Finetec 12 Color Pearl Set

Made of mica and corrosion-protected metallic pigments with a gum arabic binder. Can be mixed or overpainted. Lightfast and non-toxic. Mix water into the color with a brush and use the brush to load your pen. 12 pans, 7/8inch dia.. Silver Pearl, Fine Gold, Shining Pink, Red, Fine Lilac, Red-Violet, Blue Pearl, Blue Silver, Green Pearl, Blue-Green, Bronze, and Red-Brown.

This set replaces the manufacturer's S768 Fintec 12 Color Metallic Set. Click below to compare the colors.

Compare S768 and S968.


Your Price $38.75 $26.37
FP144. A to Zig Calligraphy Practice Kit
FP144. A to Zig Calligraphy Practice Kit.

Each kit comes with a waterbrush and two reusable, pre-printed practice sheets on a special paper. You fill the brush with plain water and practice your letters directly on the included sheets. Your letters gradually disappear as they dry, allowing you to use the practice sheets again and again. There are two kits to choose from:

Broad: Calligraphy Practice Kit, with a broad-edged waterbrush and one practice sheet of just guidelines and one that has an Italic exemplar alphabet to trace and copy.

Brush: Brush Lettering Practice Kit, with a pointed-tip waterbush and one ruled practice sheet and one blank practice sheet.




Your Price $16.00 $15.50


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