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The encyclopedia of calligraphy techniques : a step-by-step visual guide, with an inspirational gallery of finished works

Author: Janet Mehigan; Mary Noble
Publisher: Philadelphia, Pa. : Running Press, 2005.
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A step-by-step visual guide, with an inspirational gallery of finished works.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janet Mehigan; Mary Noble
ISBN: 0762420448 9780762420445
OCLC Number: 61355273
Notes: Originally published: London : Quarto, 2005.
"A Quarto book"--Title page verso.
Description: 160 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Part 1: Tools and materials --
Calligraphy tools and materials --
Illumination tools and materials --
Good preparation --
Part 2: Basic penmanship --
How hands vary --
Ruling lines --
Using color --
Background washes --
Layout principles --
Texture techniques --
Part 3: Hands --
Foundational --
Roman capitals --
Uncial --
Carolingian --
Gothic --
Gothic capitals --
Formal italic --
Formal italic capitals --
Flourished italic --
Flourished italic capitals --
Versals --
Edged brush writing --
Freeform --
Part 4: Illumination --
Designing an illuminated letter --
Applying gold --
Raised gilding with modern materials --
Flat gilding with modern materials --
Raised gilding with gesso --
Flat gilding with gum ammoniac --
Celtic --
Romanesque --
Gothic --
Arts and crafts --
Renaissance --
Modern --
Borders --
Part 5: Gallery --
Formal --
Informal --
Gilding.
Responsibility: Janet Mehigan & Mary Noble.
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