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The Gift of Calligraphy: A Modern Approach to Hand Lettering with 25 Projects to Give and to Keep

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An easy-to-follow guide to learning the art of calligraphy, with 25 gorgeously photographed projects that use calligraphy to make beautiful gifts and home d�cor.

Calligraphy and hand lettering have surged in popularity as people rediscover traditional handicrafts as a creative outlet and way to relax. Unlike other hand lettering books, The Gift of Calligraphy shows you how
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Hardcover, 224 pages
Published September 25th 2018 by Watson-Guptill
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Jennilyn (Thiboult) Nevins
Lovely Book, Geared More Towards Projects

I’ve been a calligrapher for years and I’m always looking for a book that offers more inspiration to push me forward. This book definitely hit the mark. If you’re looking for more basic instruction on letter formation and technique, this will give you a bit of that but there are other books out there that are more detailed and step by step for a total newbie.

Where this book shines is in 2 ways:

1. The author’s style is very approachable and focuses on th
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Story_Girl
Feb 21, 2019 rated it it was amazing
A beautiful book inside and out. Not only is it a pleasure to read, it is a pleasure just to look at. You can tell Maybelle Imasa-Stukuls loves what she does, it shoes in every detail of this book. And the projects are brilliant, there is something for everyone to try.
James
Apr 14, 2019 rated it really liked it
Shelves: art, non-fiction
A nice modern style of writing. I will try some of the projects outlined in the books as well.
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Jun 15, 2019 rated it liked it
Tried it but not my thing but the book was interesting!
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