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 2087 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: 2281 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
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.
Автор: Mustafa Ja`far Название: Arabic Calligraphy ISBN: 0714114995 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780714114996 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 1028 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Naskh is one of the six major cursive Arabic scripts. Its origins can be traced back to the late eighth century AD and it is still in use today, over 1300 years later. This introductory workbook makes it possible for everyone to learn and enjoy the beauty of Arabic calligraphy.
Автор: Edoardo Fazzioli Название: Chinese Calligraphy ISBN: 0789208709 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780789208705 Издательство: Abbeville Press Рейтинг: Цена: 1964 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: With all its expertly executed calligraphic illustrations and fascinating commentary, this book serves as an excellent introduction to Chinese writing and its milieu.
Автор: Polastron Lucien X., Ouyang Jiaojia Название: An Introduction to Chinese Calligraphy ISBN: 0764352423 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764352423 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: от 2744 р. Наличие на складе: Есть
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: 5717 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: 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.
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.
Автор: Ferraro, Cari Название: Beginner`s guide calligraphy ISBN: 1600580475 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781600580475 Издательство: Rockport/Rotovision Рейтинг: Цена: 533 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.
This complete kit makes it easy to start exploring the exciting art form of calligraphy because it comes with everything a beginning artist needs - from a set of high-quality materials to comprehensive instructions. The lettering book covers the basics - such as pen styles, angles, and hand positions; letter heights and spacing; and practice strokes - before offering advanced techniques for rendering several calligraphic alphabets. And every lesson can be accomplished with the array of writing materials provided. The hardcover case includes a 32-page paperback book with corresponding Spanish instruction, a cartridge calligraphy pen, 3 pen nibs, 12 ink cartridges, 1 felt-tip calligraphy pen, calligraphy paper, and a guideline sheet.
Warning This product is intended for use by ages 14 and older and is not intended for use by children.