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Lettering & calligraphy books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Lettering & calligraphy category. Presented with a red border are the Lettering & calligraphy books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

The Little Book of Lettering & Word Design More than 50 tips and techniques for mastering a variety of stylish, elegant, and contemporary hand-written alphabets by Cari Ferraro, John Stevens The Little Book of Lettering & Word Design More than 50 tips and techniques for mastering a variety of stylish, elegant, and contemporary hand-written alphabets
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Format: Paperback - Released: 21/02/2018

The Heart Sutra in Calligraphy A Visual Appreciation of the Perfection of Wisdom by Nadja Van Ghelue The Heart Sutra in Calligraphy A Visual Appreciation of the Perfection of Wisdom


Format: Paperback - Released: 08/02/2018

Forty Ways to Write I Love You Learn amazing hand-lettering techniques, styles and ideas by Lana Hughes Forty Ways to Write I Love You Learn amazing hand-lettering techniques, styles and ideas

Learn 40 creative hand-lettering styles.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/01/2018

Learn in 15 Minutes: Calligraphy 15 exercises, 15 letterforms, 15 variations by William Paterson Learn in 15 Minutes: Calligraphy 15 exercises, 15 letterforms, 15 variations


Format: Paperback - Released: 02/01/2018

The Art of Brush Lettering A Stroke-by-Stroke Guide to the Practice and Techniques of Creative Lettering and Calligraphy by Kelly Klapstein The Art of Brush Lettering A Stroke-by-Stroke Guide to the Practice and Techniques of Creative Lettering and Calligraphy

A complete guide to lettering with brush pens, The Art of Brush Lettering takes a meditative approach to creating beautiful letterforms, plus freestyle lettering, faux calligraphy, and special effects.
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/11/2017

Kirsten Burke's Secrets of Modern Calligraphy An inspirational workbook to develop your lettering skills, with 7 exclusive art cards to pull out and treasure. by Kirsten Burke Kirsten Burke's Secrets of Modern Calligraphy An inspirational workbook to develop your lettering skills, with 7 exclusive art cards to pull out and treasure.

An inspirational workbook for complete beginners to discover and master the art of the nib.Kirsten Burke's Secrets of Modern Calligraphy is a uniquely creative and interactive book for anyone wishing to learn how to create stylish and decorative hand-lettered works...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Calligraphy Workbook for Beginners by Maureen Peters Calligraphy Workbook for Beginners


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

Hand Lettering Art Pack A Guide to Modern Lettering, Calligraphy, and Art Techniques-Includes book and lined sketch pad by Lisa Engelbrecht Hand Lettering Art Pack A Guide to Modern Lettering, Calligraphy, and Art Techniques-Includes book and lined sketch pad

Create your own elegant, beautiful calligraphy art with the Hand Lettering Art Pack, a gift pack that includes a technique book and companion sketchpad featuring prompts and samples.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/09/2017

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Hand Lettering Step by Step Techniques and Projects to Express Yourself Creatively by Kathy Glynn Hand Lettering Step by Step Techniques and Projects to Express Yourself Creatively

Learn how to create expressive lettering styles and incorporate these into art and craft designs.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2018

Zen Brushwork Focusing the Mind with Calligraphy and Painting by Thomas Judge, John Stevens Zen Brushwork Focusing the Mind with Calligraphy and Painting
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With its bold strokes and mystic aura, Zen calligraphy has intrigued many Westerners, but has remained a little-understood art form. Master calligrapher and swordmaster Tanchu Terayama offers detailed lessons in Japanese brush techniques, as well as an appreciation of calligraphy's...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/03/2018

Brush Writing by R. Kuiseko Brush Writing

A modern approach to the ancient art of Sino-Japanese calligraphy. This volume contains 150 step-by-step illustrations and photographs to take the reader from the basic strokes to the complex.
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/03/2018

Get Started in Calligraphy How to write beautifully using italic calligraphy by Paul Antonio Get Started in Calligraphy How to write beautifully using italic calligraphy

MASTER THE ART OF WRITING BEAUTIFULLY Writing in a beautiful hand using the art of calligraphy is not as hard as it looks. This TY book provides a complete introduction to lettering by hand and is full of practical exercises,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/03/2018

Calligraphy for the Beginner by Tom Gourdie Calligraphy for the Beginner


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/04/2018

The Art of Hand-Lettering Techniques for Mastery and Practice by Helm Wotzkow The Art of Hand-Lettering Techniques for Mastery and Practice


Format: Paperback - Released: 27/04/2018

Lapis and Gold Exploring Chester Beatty's Ruzbihan Qur'an by Elaine Wright Lapis and Gold Exploring Chester Beatty's Ruzbihan Qur'an


Format: Hardback - Released: 28/04/2018

Other books in this genre

Art Maker Creative Lettering Masterclass Kit (portrait) by Art Maker Creative Lettering Masterclass Kit (portrait)


Format: Kit - Released: 23/09/2017

Art Maker Calligraphy Masterclass Kit (portrait) by Peter Taylor Art Maker Calligraphy Masterclass Kit (portrait)


Format: Kit - Released: 23/09/2017

Inkspired by Betty Soldi Inkspired

Modern calligraphy has taken social media by storm and inspired thousands of people to put pen to paper and get involved with ink.
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/09/2017

Writers on Writing by Walter Allen Writers on Writing


Format: Paperback - Released: 24/08/2017

Learn to Create Art Deco Lettering by Shelly Kim Learn to Create Art Deco Lettering

Infuse your journals, notebooks, greeting cards and anything else you desire with the timeless elegance of the art deco era with these 54 easy to learn cards.
Format: Postcard book or pack - Released: 23/08/2017

Lettering with Purpose Creative techniques and prompts for making meaningful, inspirational hand-lettered art by Brittany Luiz Lettering with Purpose Creative techniques and prompts for making meaningful, inspirational hand-lettered art


Format: Paperback - Released: 23/08/2017

Creative Lettering and Beyond Art & Stationery Kit Includes a 40-page project book, chalkboard, easel, chalk pencils, fine-line marker, and blank note cards with envelopes by Gabri Joy Kirkendall, Julie Manwaring, Laura Lavender, Shauna Lynn Panczyszyn Creative Lettering and Beyond Art & Stationery Kit Includes a 40-page project book, chalkboard, easel, chalk pencils, fine-line marker, and blank note cards with envelopes
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Format: Kit - Released: 23/08/2017

Writing & Illuminating & Lettering by Edward Johnston Writing & Illuminating & Lettering


Format: Paperback - Released: 23/08/2017

Modern Lettering by Rebecca Cahill Roots Modern Lettering

A practical guide to modern calligraphy, complete with worksheets and projects.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/08/2017

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