Calligraphy Bible

With something for everyone, the Calligraphy Bible offers all the know-how needed to explore the limitless possibilities of calligraphy. Immerse yourself in this detailed, instructional resource, and, in no time, you’re sure to be flourishing, gilding, and writing like a calligraphy master.

From ancient to modern times, the art of calligraphy has brought the written word to life, beautifying folklore, letters, poetry, and more. Embark on a journey through time, as the book leads you through the history of writing as well as its transformations.

Inside the Calligraphy Bible you’ll find the following information:

  • A detailed guide to materials, tools, and setting up your own workspace
  • Clear demonstrations that map out every type of line, stroke, and flourish you may encounter
  • Easy-to-follow instructions for gilding, illuminating letters, mixing colors, flourishing, and creating ornate borders to frame your work
  • A wealth of projects to put this ancient art to practical, modern day use, including wedding invitations, posters, letterhead, and more
  • An Alphabet Workbook for practicing all the book’s letterforms, from Foundationals to Copperplate, alongside beautiful examples
  • A troubleshooting section
  • A comprehensive list of suppliers and calligraphers’ societies all over the country

Author — Maryanne Grebenstein.

Paperback. 256 pages. 9½" × 9½" (24 cm × 24 cm).

Calligraphy Bible
Calligraphy Bible
Calligraphy Bible
Calligraphy Bible
Calligraphy Bible
Calligraphy Bible

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