MODERN CALLIGRAPHY & HAND LETTERING
Are you ready to learn to brush letter?
Start where you are with this perfect book for beginners.
For anyone who is interested in learning the art of modern calligraphy, this is the perfect book for you. The Ultimate Guide to Modern Calligraphy & Hand Lettering provides an easy introduction into one of the most rewarding hobbies and crafts there is. With just over 100 pages of easy to follow content, this book is perfect for anyone beginning their lettering journey no matter where you are starting from.
What can I use lettering for?
Whether you want to learn brush lettering as a fun hobby, to take your bullet journal or planner skills to the next level, or you want to create custom lettering designs for your business. You can use brush lettering to make perfectly designed gift wrapping, address picture perfect cards, or create unique pantry labels. There is no limit to how you can apply this skill to your daily life.
Where to start?
Grab some brush markers or hand lettering pens and you are ready to start with this comprehensive tutorial on how to do modern calligraphy for beginners or intermediate letterers. Put together some pencils, pens, calligraphy pens, brush markers and felt tipped pens and you have the perfect calligraphy starter kit.
This Ultimate Guide includes:
Over 100 pages of lettering practice
Easy to follow instructions and reference guides
Actual hand lettered content (no greyscale fonts here!)
8.5x11 to provide sufficient space
No experience required!
Professional tips regardless of whether you are left or right handed
With easy to follow instructions, beginning with how to old your pen and the appropriate posture, this book guides you step-by-step through the fundamentals of modern lettering, adapted from traditional calligraphy, and helps you start your lettering journey with a solid foundation. Put together your starter calligraphy kit with the brush lettering pen set of your choice (or try June & Lucy's 6 piece pen set, perfect for beginners!), and get started with your calligraphy practice activities as your make your way through this calligraphy workbook.
This modern calligraphy and hand lettering workbook guides you through learning the basic brush alphabet in uppercase and lowercase, the basic monoline script alphabet in uppercase and lowercase, as well as faux calligraphy and additional serif and san serif alphabets that you can use to compose the perfect lettering project. There are also additional instructions on flourishes, how to connect your letters to form words, and then how to put all of the design elements you learned into a single composed design. Practice your handwriting by tracing over the guided templates and then letter them on your own.
Learning how to trace letters of the alphabet is one thing, but learning what to do with that is something entirely different. With this caligraphy book you will learn all of the basics of hand lettering and brush lettering, from the typography terminology, the right tools to use to master the art of lettering, the various lettering styles, how to connect letters to form words, and how to put words together to create stunning completed pieces, from creative art, designs, drawings, bullet journal spreads, tattoo art and more.
Looking for additional tools for your lettering journey? Check out our full collection to get you started with all of your essentials, from our pens, paper, a spiral-bound version of this book or take it to the next level with our most comprehensive lettering guide, Modern Lettering.