The Encyclopedia of Calligraphy and Illumination by Janet Mehigan and Mary Noble

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The Encyclopedia of Calligraphy and Illumination by Janet Mehigan and Mary Noble

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Publisher’s Synopsis Discover the time-honoured art of the calligrapher and learn the basic penmanship skills needed to create ornate works with ease.

Clear step-by-step illustrations introduce each hand, from traditional gothic scripts to modern flourished italics.

Easy-to-follow instructions explain the techniques for illuminating letters, including burnishing, gilding and creating 3-dimensional effects.

A gallery of inspirational works encourages experimentation with different colours, designs and materials.

3rd Reprint 2010, 160pp, Pb, Full colour throughout, 22 x 22cm


The Encyclopedia of Calligraphy and Illumination by Janet Mehigan and Mary Noble
£12.99 EUR 16.01