Doris Wai is an illustrator based in Toronto, Canada who's devoted to drawing letters. This book shares Wai's passion for illustration, lettering, party planning, and interior design by inspiring readers to use lettering in their everyday lives. From signage for the most special moments to transforming everyday objects such as mirrors and windows by decorating them with the words you live by, Extraordinary Hand Lettering will teach you both the functional and beautiful sides of the letterform.
Includes a basic introduction to lettering, advice on tools and materials, composition and design, writing on a variety of surfaces, and a plethora of gorgeous step-by-step project ideas.
"Learn the simple tools and tricks of hand lettering essentials and discover the possibilities of lettering beyond paper and on wood, glass, mirror, and chalkboard surfaces. Transform everyday household objects into a quirky art piece or customized gift suitable for the girlie girl, the sophisticated man, or the modern minimalist––all with the right choice of pen, pencil, or marker." --Back Cover.
Softcover; 150 full-color pages; 9.75" x 7.5"