Modern Calligraphy / Thorpe

Item Code: B3948
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B3948. Modern Calligraphy by Molly Suber Thorpe. 2013. 192pp. 8.5"x9.5". Paper

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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.

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Very useful reference!
Feb 19, 2017  |  By jhynny
I've been hand lettering for a while and just started feeling like working with oblique pen in modern style. This is just right book to go with. It has various styles of each letter of alphabet and led me on the track right away.