Hand Lettering Off the Page

In this new workbook, Amy Latta, bestselling author of Hand Lettering for Relaxation, guides you through 25 beginner-friendly craft tutorials in her signature down-to-earth writing style that makes hand lettering and DIY art achievable for ...

Hand Lettering Off the Page

Personalize Your Life by Hand Lettering All the Things Unleash your creativity with the ultimate hand lettering crafts book. In this new workbook, Amy Latta, bestselling author of Hand Lettering for Relaxation, guides you through 25 beginner-friendly craft tutorials in her signature down-to-earth writing style that makes hand lettering and DIY art achievable for anyone. You’ll be so inspired, you won’t want to stop until everything in your home and wardrobe is transformed with a beautiful, inspirational message! Everything you need to get started is here in these pages. Each project teaches the basics of a new skill, starting with Faux Calligraphy and simple embellishments, then expanding into more advanced fonts and techniques—all while teaching you how to work on any surface you can imagine. Packed with step-by-step photographs and practice pages, this book is truly a one-stop resource. Add a pop of personality to your living room with a Farmhouse-Style Throw Pillow, wear your feelings on your sleeve with an Embroidered Denim Jacket or even add a motivational phrase to your phone with a Custom Phone Case. From mugs and mirrors to signs, shirts and shoes, there’s no limit to what you can create.

Practice Makes Progress

Awaken the artist within yourself with this interactive guide featuring inspirational full-page hand lettered designs and creative prompts from bestselling author Amy Latta.

Practice Makes Progress

Awaken the artist within yourself with this interactive guide featuring inspirational full-page hand lettered designs and creative prompts from bestselling author Amy Latta. Amy Latta's beautiful hand lettering has inspired countless readers since her bestselling debut, Hand Lettering for Relaxation. Her newest venture takes the form of a guided journal to encourage and inspire anyone ready to abandon perfectionism and get in touch with their creative side. Inside, Amy invites readers to follow along with a series of evocative prompts. For example, readers can write their reflections on questions such as, "If you knew you couldn’t fail, what is one thing you would like to try?" Or they can create art right inside the book. For instance, draw a beautiful message encouraging a loved one in the bordered space, then tear it out and mail it to them. This book also includes eye-catching, full page artwork that will inspire readers with each turn of the page, providing an extra aesthetic touch. Plus, this book includes perforated pages—it's never been easier to display your own artwork, or one of Amy's gorgeous illustrations. This book is as interactive as it gets, as Amy encourages readers to work through the book in whatever way best ignites their creativity. This journal is ideal for anyone who needs a bit of inspiration and beauty in their lives. There's no need to stare at a blank page anymore—skip the writer's block and get straight to creating.

Hand Lettering A to Z

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Hand Lettering A to Z

Create an alphabet all your own with a helping hand from Hand Lettering A to Z and its team of international artists here to help you get started. Your hand lettering contains a little bit of you! Hand lettering not only expresses what you have to say, but also demonstrates the creativity in your communications. In Hand Lettering A to Z, artist and author Abbey Sy has invited four international artists--Meg Hyland, Joao Neves, Tessa Go, and Lisa Lorek--to join her in designing all new alphabets for you to draw and use in many different languages. You don’t have to be a trained artist to master the art of hand lettering. These alphabets are for every skill level, and will suits any taste. Do you want colorful script full of bombast? Maybe an austere black and white script? Whether you're going for classic or just plain fun, Hand Lettering A to Z has direction for you. So why wait to get creative? Grab some supplies and customize twenty-six letters of your own!

Hand Lettering Art Pack

Hand lettering is all the rage these days! Jump into the action iwth this all-in-one package that includes an 80-page instruction book and a companion sketch pad with sample alphabets to get you started.

Hand Lettering Art Pack

Hand lettering is all the rage these days, and we’re here to bring you into this awesome hobby! Jump into the action with this all-in-one package that combines an informational book and companion sketchpad with prompts and sample alphabets to get you started. This guide to modern calligraphy combines traditional lettering styles, fun and scripty modern styles, and artistic street-style lettering, along with project ideas that incorporate creative lettering. The companion sketchbook provides prompts and space to practice. This Hand Lettering Art Pack offers you a fun way to learn and gain expertise in lettering through experimentation and play. There is no right or wrong result, yet, you'll gain new skills and confidence, allowing you to take your work to a new level.

Brush Lettering

Unlike pointed pen calligraphy or your normal cursive handwriting, you can take your pen or brush off the page to start the next stroke.

Brush Lettering

A beautifully illustrated practical guide to creating beautiful modern lettering with brushes and brush pens. Learn brush lettering with this creative guide from calligrapher extraordinaire Rebecca Cahill Roots, aka Betty Etiquette. In this quirky and relatable guide, she guides you through how to use brushes and brush pens to make exquisite letterforms. One of the most popular hand-lettering techniques, brush lettering is a beautiful, free-spirited style that, once mastered, is easy to develop into a unique personal style. The book is divided into chapters by type of media, covering ink, watercolour, gouache and brush pens. Each section contains a set of exercises for practising the technique including an alphabet and a set of numbers to copy. To finish off, there's a selection of pretty and practical projects to make using brush lettering, including beautifully decorated celebration cards, cushions and tableware.

The Complete Book of Calligraphy Lettering

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The Complete Book of Calligraphy   Lettering

The Complete Book of Calligraphy & Lettering provides expert instruction on the intricacies of traditional lettering techniques, as well as an introduction to contemporary hand-lettering formats. From selecting the appropriate tools, such as pens, nibs, brushes, inks, and papers, to learning optimal hand positioning and understanding the intricacies of lettering angles, heights, spacing, and strokes, The Complete Book of Calligraphy & Lettering will help lettering enthusiasts swiftly master their craft. Step-by-step lessons, practice templates, and a range of stunning alphabets demonstrate the breadth of artistic achievement that comes with practice and dedication. Four professional artists guide you through traditional calligraphy techniques, as well as an introduction to contemporary hand-lettering art forms, such as brush lettering and mixed media, for a well-rounded approach to the craft. Additionally, a short section on Chinese brush lettering and several mixed media lettering projects inspire creativity and demonstrate how calligraphy and lettering can be used in wider artistic contexts and projects. Including practice templates for several featured alphabets in addition to mixed media "bonus" projects designed to inspire artistic creativity, The Complete Book of Calligraphy & Lettering will inspire lettering enthusiasts of all skill levels to strengthen their existing skills and delve into new, lesser-known variations of the trend.

The Art Craft of Hand Lettering

For example, if 50 words require one page of your text, a 200-word text will ... and you'll have an exact model to work from for your hand lettering, ...

The Art   Craft of Hand Lettering

Thanks to the guidance of an experienced calligraphy teacher, anyone can add a touch of elegance to invitations, handwritten poems, and a variety of surfaces. Annie Cicale provides a complete, easy-to-follow course in the art of beautiful writing and an attractive resource filled with breathtaking images. She'll guide your pen as you master broad pen alphabets, including classic uncial, Roman and italic caps, as well as playful invented styles with added variations. Seventeen projects include a traditional certificate with decorative contrasts and flourishes; journals and scrapbooks; and even a colourful silk-screened pillow.

By Hand

Encouraging lessons sprinkled throughout the book add a touch of mindfulness, while bright, airy photography and step-by-step lettered samples make this lovely volume a stunning approach to an on-trend pastime.

By Hand

Learn the beauty and joy of modern lettering with By Hand, a thoughtful collection of projects and lessons to bring unique, handmade designs into your life, home, and gatherings. In a world of screens and social media, people are constantly searching for ways to reconnect to the handmade and the authentic-to add a personal spark and a beautiful look to everyday objects and occasions. The art of modern lettering is a point of connection, a way of crafting letters and words into something that delights the eyes and feeds the soul. With unique projects, a gorgeous exposed spine and lay-flat binding, and an Instagram-worthy aesthetic, By Hand provides an inspirational jumping-off point for readers who want to incorporate lettering into a slower, more intentional lifestyle. Blending the aspirational and the instructional, By Hand brings the beauty of lettering beyond the page, through 30 distinct projects, from watercolor placecards to cozy pillows. Relatable lessons introduce readers to the essentials of lettering, including tools (brush pens, brushes, and paint pens), essential lessons, and developing a personal style, with the warm and welcoming approach of popular Instagram letterer Nicole Miyuki Santo. Encouraging lessons sprinkled throughout the book add a touch of mindfulness, while bright, airy photography and step-by-step lettered samples make this lovely volume a stunning approach to an on-trend pastime.

Vintage Hand Lettering

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Vintage Hand Lettering

Create Stunning Artwork Inspired by Stylish Typefaces of the Past In this one-of-a-kind lettering workbook, Lisa Quine— internationally renowned illustrator and hand letterer extraordinaire—teaches you how to draw a range of old-school fonts, like elegant victorian, chic art deco, and flowery art nouveau, with helpful step-by-step instructions and detailed illustrations. These 20 stunning projects are printed on high-quality art paper, so you can draw and practice right in the book and quickly hone your skills as you go. Put your hard work to the test and make one of Lisa’s beautiful, hand lettered quotes— complete with gorgeous design flourishes that capture the unique character of these glamorous eras. Create amazing, treasured art pieces inspired by the fun styles of old-fashioned promotions, vintage circus posters, and classic casino advertisements. Learn to add personalized flair to your hand lettering and make stellar artwork full of timeless style!

Digital Hand Lettering and Modern Calligraphy

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Digital Hand Lettering and Modern Calligraphy

In Digital Hand Lettering and Modern Calligraphy, Shelly Kim—popular Instagram lettering artist and workshop instructor @lettersbyshells—offers lettering enthusiasts at all levels of experience a step-by-step course that shows how to develop and adapt traditional lettering skills and techniques to a variety of digital platforms. Lettering Essentials. The basics of lettering and modern calligraphy, along with guidance for embellishing and designing quotes. Digitizing Your Lettering. Options for scanning, photographing, and creating a digital lettering file. Lettering on a Tablet. A hands-on guide to working on the iPad with the Apple Pencil and the Procreate app, from an overview of common functions and how to create a simple lettering brush to making shapes and patterns, choosing colors, creating gradients, glitter, and foil effects, and combining Procreate and Adobe Sketch. Projects & Inspiration: DIY projects that show you how to achieve with digital lettering what you can’t with traditional techniques, plus stunning gallery pieces from Karin Newport of @ipadlettering and Myriam of @halfapx. Digital Hand Lettering and Modern Calligraphy will guide you to the future of lettering!

Creative Lettering and Beyond

Numerous practice pages and interactive prompts throughout the book invite readers to put their newfound lettering skills to use, as well as work out their artistic ideas.

Creative Lettering and Beyond

Creative Lettering and Beyond combines the artistic talents, inspirational tips, and tutorials of four professional hand letterers and calligraphers for a dynamic and interactive learning experience. After a brief introduction to the various tools and materials, artists and lettering enthusiasts will learn how to master the art of hand lettering and typography through easy-to-follow step-by-step projects, prompts, and exercises. From the basic shape and form of letters to cursive script, spacing, and alignment, artists will discover how to transform simple words, phrases, and quotes into beautiful works of hand-lettered art. The interactive format and step-by-step process offers inspirational instruction for a wide variety of fun projects and gift ideas, including hand-rendered phrases on paper and digitally enhanced note cards. Artists will also discover how to apply lettering to linen, coffee mugs, calendars, and more. Numerous practice pages and interactive prompts throughout the book invite readers to put their newfound lettering skills to use, as well as work out their artistic ideas. Covering a variety of styles and types of lettered art, including calligraphy, illustration, chalk lettering, and more, artists will find a plethora of exercises and tips to help them develop their own unique lettering style.

Express Yourself A Hand Lettering Workbook for Kids

Whether you draw a character who's speaking the words or not, these doodles make any quote feel like it's right off the pages of a comic book.

Express Yourself  A Hand Lettering Workbook for Kids

Personalize Your School Supplies, Room Décor, Note Cards & More! Decorate your life with fun fonts and beautiful quotes made your way. Amy Latta will show you the basics of hand lettering and beyond. Learn fancy cursive and watercolor lettering. Add adorable details like flowers and animals. In the craft bonus section, you’ll find ideas on how to turn your finished work into fabulous DIY projects. Embellish pillows, notebooks and wall art with your own unique writing. It’s easy to share your art online, and make one-of-a-kind cards and invitations for friends and family. With high-quality art paper and practice space, you can try your new hobby right on these pages. It’s the perfect activity for kids ages 10 and up to do at home, after school or on the go. Once you’ve mastered the quotes in this book, you can change up words or styles to make them your own. Packed with tons of creative ideas and helpful tips, this book will inspire you to create your own art every day.

Hand Lettering and Contemporary Calligraphy

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Hand Lettering and Contemporary Calligraphy

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Modern Calligraphy and Hand Lettering

When finished lettering , you will need only a soft cloth to wipe off the lines . ( See page 28 in the Old School chapter for more information on italic ...

Modern Calligraphy and Hand Lettering

The book demonstrates the uses of traditional and cutting edge lettering tools, from classic calligraphy pens to bling-producing metallic foils and glue pens. It introduces a wide array of lettering styles with complete alphabets sample artworks that show an application. Fully stepped-out illustrations break down each letterform, taking the reader through each stroke and a large collection of gallery images provides further inspiration for how to use creative lettering in artwork. Calligraphy, the art of elegant, beautiful lettering, has increased in popularity over the last several years. From brides who want to address their wedding invitations to do-it-yourselfers who want to prepare certificates or make a family tree, and even for art journalers and scrapbookers who like creative text in their works, calligraphy books and classes are hot. This new-in-paperback book will spark the interest of the calligraphy novice by introducing a new approach to lettering, one that combines a lively combination of traditional lettering styles, fun and scripty modern styles, and artsy street-style lettering, along with project ideas that incorporate creative lettering.

Hand Lettering for Relaxation

The focus of the story is a hand-drawn shape, and two off-page voices debate about whether the shape is a duck or a rabbit. Each voice offers reasons to ...

Hand Lettering for Relaxation

A Fun & Inspiring Introduction to the Art of Hand Lettering Hand Lettering for Relaxation is the perfect way to cultivate calmness and joy while creating beautiful works of art. While hand lettering can look intimidating, artist and blogger Amy Latta has a friendly and down-to-earth approach that will give you the confidence to draw impressive designs with ease. Learn how to create a lovely brush-lettered look with easy, no-fail faux calligraphy. Then add pretty embellishments such as vines, roses, banners, ribbons, swirls and feathers that take your designs to the next level. You’ll also get a beginner’s guide to real brush lettering, plus fun print fonts and ways to highlight, shadow or emboss your words. With 46 unique workshops, each with a featured motivational design, you will gain enough proficiency to proudly share your lettered art on social media, make personalized gifts and even decorate your home. In this interactive workbook, doodling on the high-quality art paper is highly encouraged! Use it to letter the featured design with the new technique you learned, create your own design or simply enjoy some meditative practice. No matter how you use it, this book is sure to help you relax, enjoy your creative journey and make your life more beautiful wherever you are. Keep the relaxation flowing with these other books in Amy Latta's bestselling hand lettering workbook series: - Hand Lettering for Laughter - Hand Lettering for Faith - Express Yourself: A Hand Lettering Workbook for Kids

Fearless Flourishing

You'll need to lift your hand off the page to create those swirls, swoops, and swashes with finesse! As you create your lettering and flourishes, ...

Fearless Flourishing

Take your lettering to the next level with beautiful, stylish flourishes. You’ve mastered every letter, from capital A to lowercase z. Now you want your hand-drawn projects to have the ornate and extravagant look that is only achieved through flourishing. Whether you go for a delicate, stately, whimsical, bold, funky or elegant look, flourishing is a wonderful way to develop a personal style and make your hand-lettering stand out. From basic theories and helpful practices to beautiful examples and complex compositions, this step-by-step workbook provides all the tools you need to flourish with confidence! • Elegant Letter Embellishments • Fanciful Flourishes & Filigree • Decorative Borders & Frames • Stylish Artistic Elements

Hand Lettering Notebook Practice Sheets

Hand Lettering Practice Sheets Looking for the perfect notepad to practice your hand lettering or calligraphy?

Hand Lettering Notebook Practice Sheets

Hand Lettering Practice Sheets Looking for the perfect notepad to practice your hand lettering or calligraphy? Whether you're a beginner or pro, our Calligraphy & Hand Lettering Practice Sheets are ideal for taking your calligraphy skills to the next level. Enjoy 120 blank dashed and lined pages that allow you to let your creative juices flow. Custom-designed with a gorgeous gold effect cover, this calligraphy practice pad will take pride of place on any desk and is sure to the catch the eye of your friends and family. With a beautiful design and high-quality 60# paper, this hand lettering practice notebook is super on-trend and a must-have for 2018. It is also light enough for carrying around. Check out our Author Page for other calligraphy books in a range of colors and designs. Hand Lettering Practice Sheets Features: 120 off-white sturdy pages suitable for markers Dashed and lined pages - the most popular type of pages for calligraphy practice Gorgeous gold-effect design cover 8x10" dimensions; plenty of space for your hand lettering designs while still fitting perfectly into your bag Hand lettering notebooks are the perfect gift for calligraphers - beginner or advanced Scroll up and buy this gorgeous hand lettering practice book today and receive fast delivery from Amazon.

Hand Lettering Notebook Practice Sheets

Hand Lettering Practice Sheets Looking for the perfect notepad to practice your hand lettering or calligraphy?

Hand Lettering Notebook Practice Sheets

Hand Lettering Practice Sheets Looking for the perfect notepad to practice your hand lettering or calligraphy? Whether you're a beginner or pro, our Calligraphy & Hand Lettering Practice Sheets are ideal for taking your calligraphy skills to the next level. Enjoy 120 blank dashed and lined pages that allow you to let your creative juices flow. Custom-designed with a gorgeous feather design cover, this calligraphy practice pad will take pride of place on any desk and is sure to the catch the eye of your friends and family. With a beautiful design and high-quality 60# paper, this hand lettering practice notebook is super on-trend and a must-have for 2018. It is also light enough for carrying around. Check out our Author Page for other calligraphy books in a range of colors and designs. Hand Lettering Practice Sheets Features: 120 off-white sturdy pages suitable for markers Dashed and lined pages - the most popular type of pages for calligraphy practice Gorgeous feather design cover 8x10" dimensions; plenty of space for your hand lettering designs while still fitting perfectly into your bag Hand lettering notebooks are the perfect gift for calligraphers - beginner or advanced Scroll up and buy this gorgeous hand lettering practice book today and receive fast delivery from Amazon.

Calligraphy and Hand Lettering Notebook Practice Sheets

Hand Lettering Practice Sheets Looking for the perfect notepad to practice your hand lettering or calligraphy?

Calligraphy and Hand Lettering Notebook Practice Sheets

Hand Lettering Practice Sheets Looking for the perfect notepad to practice your hand lettering or calligraphy? Whether you're a beginner or pro, our Calligraphy & Hand Lettering Practice Sheets are ideal for taking your calligraphy skills to the next level. Enjoy 120 blank dashed and lined pages that allow you to let your creative juices flow. Custom-designed with a gorgeous gold effect cover, this calligraphy practice pad will take pride of place on any desk and is sure to the catch the eye of your friends and family. With a beautiful design and high-quality 60# paper, this hand lettering practice notebook is super on-trend and a must-have for 2018. It is also light enough for carrying around. Check out our Author Page for other calligraphy books in a range of colors and designs. Hand Lettering Practice Sheets Features: 120 off-white sturdy pages suitable for markers Dashed and lined pages - the most popular type of pages for calligraphy practice Gorgeous watercolour and gold-effect design cover 8.5x11" dimensions; plenty of space for your hand lettering designs while still fitting perfectly into your bag Hand lettering notebooks are the perfect gift for calligraphers - beginner or advanced Scroll up and buy this gorgeous hand lettering practice sheets book today and receive fast delivery from Amazon.

Hand Lettering for Laughter

“nice I's.” You might be rolling your “e-y-e-s” at the pun, but seriously, y'all, what could be a more perfect quote to start off a hand lettering book than ...

Hand Lettering for Laughter

Find Your Happy Place with Fun Fonts, Whimsical Doodles and Clever Quotes Get ready to giggle your way through these clever hand lettering designs with bestselling author Amy Latta, back from her books Hand Lettering for Relaxation and Express Yourself: A Hand Lettering Workbook for Kids. Whether you’re lettering for the first time or brushing up on your skills, you’ll be highly entertained as you create your own works of witty, hand lettered art. Draw, doodle and dream right in the book on high-quality paper that will make your designs pop. With tons of ideas for special hand lettered projects like pillow covers, gift tags and personalized signs, it’s easy to share the laughter. Be careful: It’s contagious!