Younghae Chung from Logos Calligraphy + Design is a great calligrapher to learn from, and this book is her newest way to connect to potential calligraphy students and share her teaching skills. Filled with beautiful full-color photographs, valuable instruction, and a series of gorgeous modern projects for pointed nib, pen, and brush, Classic Calligraphy is great for anyone who’s interested in starting their hand lettering journey.
Includes introduction to Spencerian, Copperplate, flourishing, brush lettering, and faux calligraphy as well as warm-up exercises + lowercase and uppercase letter exemplars for all hands. Learn how to add a special touch to your correspondence with wax seals, design a personalized menu, create your own gift tags, decorate a cheeseboard with gorgeous + informative calligraphy, create classy Christmas decor, and more.
“Amid the fast-paced, digital society we live in today, learning calligraphy will enable you to create something with your hands that is personal, meaningful, and irreplaceable. May this book help deepen your appreciation and love for handwritten words.” ––Introduction, Younghae Chung.
Softcover; 143 pages; 8.5” x 11”