Hand to Type: Scripts, Hand Lettering and Calligraphy
Автор: Lach, Denise Название: Calligraphy ISBN: 0500291217 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780500291214 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: от 1960 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: Calligraphy can be a very personal pathway to expore a multiplicity of design concepts. In this striking and original book, now available in paperback, images of the natural world are turned into a rich source of inspiration for a variety of calligraphy projects. Renowned calligrapher Denise Lach invites us to look closely at details and textures, expanding our powers of observation and finding creative ideas in the world around us. Using a range of writing tools and techniques, she takes a playful approach to written script, encouraging readers to look beyond legibility and use letterforms as building blocks, freely interpreting natural motifs to create beautiful calligraphic images. This is an invaluable sourcebook for both enthusiastic beginners and experienced calligraphers.
Автор: Heller, Steven Название: Scripts ISBN: 0500290393 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780500290392 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 2064 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: From wedding announcements to IOUs, there are hundreds perhaps thousands of scripts, some classic, others eccentric. Derived from handwriting, these are typefaces that are stylized to suggest, imply or symbolize certain traits linked to writing. Drawn from the Golden Age of scripts, from the 19th to the mid-20th century, this is the first compilation of popular, rare and forgotten scripts from Britain, Italy, France, Germany and the USA. Filled with examples from a broad spectrum of sources advertising, street signs, invitations, type-specimen books, personal letters this collection is a delightful trove of long-overlooked material, and will be an invaluable sourcebook for anyone with an interest in graphic design.
Описание: Letman is internationally known for his trailblazing synthesis of illustration and lettering. He not only creates masterful decorative letters and typefaces, but also pioneers work that is a hybrid of graphic design, screen printing, graffiti, illustration, and painting.
This book is the first monograph from Amsterdam-based illustrator Job Wouters, who works under the pseudonym Letman. In addition to commissioned designs for publications including New York Times Magazine, Playboy, It’s Nice That, and Creative Review and brands such as Audi, Heineken, Dries Van Noten, Tommy Hilfiger, Eastpak, and Universal, Letman also includes a compelling selection of his personal projects and sketches.
Описание: Within three centuries of its advent, Islam had produced an architecture and a calligraphic art, including that of illumination, that have seldom been equaled and surpassed, the one centered on the Mosque and the other on the Qur`an. This title reproduces the formal excellence of colors and texture that distinguish these artistic masterpieces.
Автор: Ferraro, Cari Название: Beginner`s guide calligraphy ISBN: 1600580475 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781600580475 Издательство: Rockport/Rotovision Рейтинг: Цена: 482 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Calligraphy is a popular art form, often adorning wedding invitations, announcements, and gift cards. This book guides aspiring calligraphers stroke by stroke through a variety of writing styles, from the stately blackletter alphabet to the italic hand. It also teaches the art of letter illumination, a way to add vibrant colour to calligraphy.
Автор: Alani Ghani Название: An Introduction to Arabic Calligraphy ISBN: 0764351737 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764351730 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 2392 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: With a photo-rich teaching method thats welcoming to everyone, this introduction helps you use ink and a qalamaa traditional reed penato create flowing, timelessly decorative lines of Arabic script. The book begins with the history behind this art that decorates writings and architecture worldwide. Master calligrapher Alani next shows you how to choose the materials and prepare your tools. After a quick introduction to how the Arabic language works, he guides you through exercises to help you successfully write the 28 Arabic letters, join them together, and finally assemble them into phrases. Once you have mastered the basics, explore creating graphic compositions in each of seven major styles (Kufic, Thuluth, Naskh, Persian, Turkish, RiqA?a and Maghrebi). Sometimes it takes years to be able to decipher a composition, but meanwhile, you can enjoy its aesthetic beauty. This guide helps beginners, like centuries of people before them, create graceful, meaningful art from words.
Название: Islamic Calligraphy PB ISBN: 0500271178 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780500271179 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 926 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: Traces the origins of Arabic script, discusses calligraphic styles, and shows examples of Islamic calligraphy on manuscripts, architecture, cloth, and pottery.
Автор: Polastron Lucien X., Ouyang Jiaojia Название: An Introduction to Chinese Calligraphy ISBN: 0764352423 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764352423 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 2758 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: With 142 photos and these short, step-by-step lessons from a master Chinese calligrapher, you can enjoy the basics of the beautiful characters of Chinese. Begin by learning the history and traditions of this art form, and the techniques of using the "four treasures": the brush and other basic tools. Learn the correct body position, and how to hold the brush. Then practice calligraphy in the Kaishu style, with clear instructions and easy exercises to guide you. First you will learn 19 basic strokes. You can then combine them to write Chinese characters, and finally, four chengyu (proverbs). A selection of calligraphy artworks by contemporary artists is also included to inspire you.
Автор: Gordon S. Barrass Название: Art of Calligraphy In Mod. China ISBN: 0714124001 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780714124001 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 5173 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Both a means of communication and a revered form of art, calligraphy is a defining feature of Chinese culture. This text describes 25 individual calligraphers in the context of modern Chinese art and politics.
Описание: Calligraphy can seem rather daunting, but theres no need to study for years if you just want to produce beautiful decorative lettering good enough to enhance your gifts and personal stationery. This book provides everything you need.
Название: Sho japanese calligraphy ISBN: 0804815682 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780804815680 Издательство: Tuttle Рейтинг: Цена: 2316 р. Наличие на складе: Нет в наличии.
Автор: Qu Lei Lei Название: Chinese Calligraphy ISBN: 0714124257 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780714124254 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 930 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: A step-by-step workbook for learning to write standard style or regular script (kaishu). It is suitable for enthusiasts and students.
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