|Mallory Suber Thorpe.|
|Pages/Publication Date:||184 / 2013|
|Publisher:||St. Martin's Griffin|
Calligraphy is about creating something uniquely beautiful, whether to celebrate a special occasion or for use in correspondence. Offering an overview of supplies and including templates, Molly Suber Thorpe offers straightforward instructions on how to form letters, words, and then phrases. After mastering letter forms using a pointed pen and ink, there are tips for learning how to use watercolor and gouache, or even to digitize your calligraphy. With loads of ideas, practice exercises, and helpful tips, the 20 projects here are grouped into three sections: weddings, entertainment, and personal stationery.