K117. Basic Modern Calligraphy Kit
This kit contains all the items needed to learn Modern Calligraphy:
Book: Modern Calligraphy by Molly Suber Thorpe
Holders: Workshop Dual-Use Penholder
Nibs: 2 each - Nikko G, Hiro Blue Pumpkin, Brause 66EF
Ink: Moon Palace Sumi 2 ounce
Marker: Pentel Sign Pen Brush Tip Black
Paper: Rhodia Dot Grid Pad
Description of the book:
Teaches Molly's bold style of Copperplate that looks stylish and fresh, yet still refined. After an overview of supplies, you learn letters, words, then phrases with the clear instructions and exemplars. You then learn how to write with gouache and watercolor and how to digitize your calligraphy for printed items. The 20 projects provide inspiration for weddings, entertainment, and personal stationery. The final section is practical info for the working scribe, including strategies for large-batch projects and hints for left-handers.
I purchased this as a gift. The kit was recommended to me by a John Neal staffer. It was neatly packed and is a great kit.