B3808. Michael Clark: No. 7 Michael Clark: No. 7. 2012. 24pp. 5.5"x8.5". Paper
24 calligraphic compositions - both alphabets and quotations - of lettering with pen, brush & ruling pen. The texts are from Albert Einstein, Michael himself, Robert Frost, Peter Thornton, St Francis and the Bible. Some pieces deftly created using the computer to repeat elements. Printed in black and red.
B4155. Creative Lettering Workshop / Riley B4155. Creative Lettering Workshop: Combining Art with Quotes in Mixed Media by Lesley Riley. 2015. 144pp. 8.25"x11". Paper
This how-to book guides you through a variety of mixed-media techniques for adding words and phrases to complement your art. The 24 projects encourage you to explore your visual vocabulary through stamping, image transfers, stenciling and much more. You are introduced to many techniques and tools for handmade letters. The letters used for the quotes in the projects vary from calligraphic, casually hand-lettered, and just handwriting, to digitally produced and to stamped, rubbed, stickered, and pasted on. Includes an inspiring gallery of artists who share their own tips and tricks for creatively working with their favorite quotes. The emphasis is on combining words and image, rather than fine lettering.