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S1074. ArtBin Slim Line Case (2 pack)
S1074. ArtBin Slim Line Case 4"x4" 2 pack

These cases come in a two pack. Each case has 6 compartments. They are perfect for storing nibs and Coliro Watercolors. You can use them as a palette for gouache or tube watercolor. Great for taking to workshops and traveling.


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B2769. Foundations of Calligraphy / Waters
B2769. Foundations of Calligraphy By Sheila Waters. 2019 edition. 134pp. 9"x11.25". Concealed spiral binding.

Free Media Mail Shipping (USA only). Media Mail takes 2 to 3 weeks depending upon location.

In the 110 pages of exemplar alphabets, instruction, and hints, Sheila shares with you the knowledge she has gathered over her decades of study and practice. She provides insightful analysis of forms and constructions and helps you learn and work toward mastery of the alphabets. The presentation is honed by her vast experience teaching calligraphers how to advance their skills and art. Sheila Waters is not only a master scribe, but a master teacher. She has made both her life's work.

Chapters include: Basics & Beyond, Analysis & Practice, Design & Layout, Conception to Completion, and Applying Design Principles. Foundational, Blackletter, Gothic Cursives, Uncial & Half Uncial, Carolingian, Italic, and Italic Variations are covered, with thorough instruction for each. Foundational and Italic receive particular attention.

Free Media Mail Shipping to USA addresses. If you need the book sooner, there will be a $3 rush ship charge added to your order. Media Mail generally takes upwards of 2 weeks or more to be delivered.

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K132. Bister Ink Complete Kit
K132. Bister Ink Complete Kit

3/13/2019: The two square Dinky Dips have been temporarily changed to two rectangle Dinky Dips.

This kit contains all you need to mix up your own Bister Inks. Kit includes 1 of each Bister Ink color, a copy of Amity Par''s article "Bister Ink" from Bound & Lettered 16.1, 2 4-Rectangle Jumbo Dinky Dips, and a Mini-Spoon Set.


Your Price $87.45 $69.95
B4294. Mastering Modern Calligraphy / Thorpe
B4294. Mastering Modern Calligraphy: Beyond the Basics: 2,700+ Pointed Pen Exemplars and Exercises for Developing Your Style by Molly Suber Thorpe. 2019. 204 pages. Spiral-bound

Available in October 2019. Order now. Free media mail shipping for pre-publication orders (USA only). Your credit card (except PayPal) will not be charged for the book until it ships. If you want to pay by PayPal and delay payment, email your order rather than ordering through the website..

A comprehensive, full-color guide for experienced beginners and intermediate students interested in mastering contemporary styles, with an emphasis on experimentation and fun rather than rigid uniformity. The book's lay-flat spiral binding makes it perfect for learning. Molly's first book (Modern Calligraphy B3948) brought modern calligraphy to the masses and helped spark worldwide interest in pointed pen script. With her signature pointed pen and digital hand lettering-styles, whimsical approaches, and bold color palettes, she brings a freshness and excitement to this classically beautiful writing style.


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