Learn and master the beautiful and varied art of Western calligraphy
This lavishly illustrated guide includes all the information you need to get started in calligraphy, as well as techniques for the more advanced artist, including using color, carving letters in wood and stone, and creating abstract and ornamental calligraphic designs. The 40 alphabets included are drawn from throughout the rich history of Western calligraphy, from classic Roman capitals, through elaborate Gothic lettering, to creative, evocative modern scripts. An essential reference for calligraphers of all levels.
The calligrapher Julien Chazal is the author of several books on this subject.