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John Stevens




B2982-CANADA. John Stevens SCRIBE including Canada shipping
B2982-CANADA. John Stevens SCRIBE: Artist of the Written Word. 2013. 264pp. 8.75"x11.25". Hardcover.

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B2982-AIRMAIL. John Stevens SCRIBE including Airmail shipping
B2982-AIRMAIL. John Stevens SCRIBE: Artist of the Written Word. 2013. 264pp. 8.75"x11.25". Hardcover.

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B2982-SURFACE. John Stevens SCRIBE including Surface shipping
B2982-SURFACE. John Stevens SCRIBE: Artist of the Written Word. 2013. 264pp. 8.75"x11.25". Hardcover.

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Please visit the Scribe page on www.JohnNealBooks.com for a video by John Stevens on the book, a sample spread, and a book review by the Carolina Lettering Arts Society here: www.johnnealbooks.com/Scribewww.johnnealbooks.com/Scribe



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B2982. John Stevens SCRIBE: Artist of the Written Word
B2982. John Stevens SCRIBE: Artist of the Written Word. 2013. 264pp. 8.75"x11.25". Hardcover

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

A profusely illustrated, full-color retrospective of John Stevens' work with letterforms. Includes calligraphy and lettering -- artworks, personal work, experimental work, commissioned work -- as well as graphic work and type design. His body of work spans paper to stone, books to walls, hand lettering to type and the digital realm.

In the text, John presents his approach to a design or work and his thoughts on letterforms, and continues with a discussion on tools, teaching, design and writing in general. Using his body of work as example, he makes the case that divisions between fine arts and graphic arts are mostly irrelevant.


Please visit the Scribe page on www.JohnNealBooks.com for a video by John Stevens on the book, a sample spread, and a book review by the Carolina Lettering Arts Society here: www.johnnealbooks.com/Scribe

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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B4150. Mastering Brush Roman Capitals / Stevens
B4150. Mastering Brush Roman Capitals by John Stevens. Approx. 128pp. 8.5"x11". Spiral-bound, Paperback

Pre-publication price: $29.95 and free media mail shipping (USA only) on orders placed through 12-31-2019.

Publication date has not been set. It may be up to a year (or more) before the book ships. While the publication date has not yet been set, you can reserve your copy now and take advantage of the pre-publication offer. Your credit card will not be charged until shortly before the book ships. If you wish to use PayPal and delay your payment, you must email your order directly to info@johnnealbooks.com rather than ordering on the John Neal Books website.

In this practical book, John Stevens shares his brush knowledge and provides exercises developed and refined over many years of teaching brush lettering workshops. This is a progressive program of instruction that leads to classic Trajan Capitals – and beyond. He introduces you to the flat brush and how it contrasts with the pen. Brush techniques follow, where you learn how to prepare, hold, and load your brush. Brush dynamics are discussed as you make your first strokes. You learn how the brush moves when you change angles and make curves and other turns. You get to know the broad brush better with a first alphabet, Neuland. You learn basic strokes, joins, and special strokes. You explore texture and rhythm. From the angular Neuland, you move on to a rounded capital form. Then from that alphabet, you move to extensive instruction for the Trajan letterforms, including a full-size exemplar alphabet spanning 27 pages. Final chapters take your letters into words and works, cover other alphabets and variations and present a gallery full of inspiration.




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