**BRAND NEW 2023 EDITION**
This brand new edition of Sheila Waters' renowned Foundations of Calligraphy features an updated bio, new blue cover and 10+ stunning additions to the gallery pages, including multiple fold-out masterpieces.
Experience the profound teachings of master scribe and esteemed educator Sheila Waters with this renowned book. For over three decades, Sheila captivated students from around the globe in her immersive summer workshops, offering unparalleled instruction in historical and modern letterforms. From Australia to Japan, scribes flocked to these intensive classes, while Sheila's expertise also traveled to calligraphy guilds across the USA and Canada as well as calligraphy conferences.
In Foundations of Calligraphy, Sheila Waters unravels the secrets of calligraphy with insightful analysis and meticulous construction techniques, demystifying the art form and empowering you on your path to mastery. Dive deep into the world of script analysis, a crucial step towards unlocking the true potential of any alphabet. Within the 134 pages of this exceptional resource, you'll discover exemplar alphabets, invaluable instruction, and insightful hints carefully curated by Sheila herself. Drawing upon her vast knowledge accumulated over years of study and practice, she imparts wisdom honed through her extensive experience in guiding calligraphers to elevate their skills and artistic prowess.
This fourth printing of Foundations includes substantial revisions, reflecting Sheila's continuous dedication to improving the content. To further inspire and delight, the book now features a captivating 16-page color gallery showcasing Sheila's own masterful creations. This book is a timeless companion for both aspiring and seasoned calligraphers, inviting you to delve into the depths of this exquisite art form while appreciating the brilliance of a true master's work.
Spiral-bound hardcover; 150 pages’ 9” x 11.25”