Joy Of Lettering
A creative exploration of contemporary hand lettering, typography & illustrated typeface. Pairs well with the Tombow Dual Brush Pens, Tombow Fudenosuke Pens and Tombow Lettering Sets.
Publisher Quarto US
Dimensions 223 x 297mm
Page Extent 144
Pub Date November 2016
Packed with creative techniques and easy-to-follow lessons, this all-inclusive resource is a must-have for anyone who wants to learn or grow their expertise in the art of hand lettering.
With more than 50 tips, techniques and lessons for creating beautiful illuminated letters and sophisticated lettering projects, The Joy of Lettering takes hand lettering to a whole new level.
Gabri Joy Kirkendall (Creative Lettering & Beyond) and Jaclyn Escalera guide readers through a dynamic exploration of the craft, focusing on typography and illuminated letters and numbers using pencil, ink, and marker in a variety of styles and themes. From there, artists will learn how to create letters using a variety of alternative materials and media, such as watercolour, gouache and wood. Easily customised DIY projects invite artists to finesse their skills as they learn to letter on different types of surfaces while creating lettered murals, stationery and signage. Packed with creative techniques and easy-to-follow lessons, this all-inclusive resource is a must-have for anyone who wants to learn or grow their expertise in the art of hand lettering.
About the Author
Gabri Kirkendall is a self-taught artist and designer who specialises in pen and ink, watercolour and photography. She works out of her home studio in Tacoma, Washington, and has a thriving online shop at Etsy. Gabri is a contributing author to Creative Lettering & Beyond and has a growing online presence on Pinterest and Facebook.
Creative professional Jaclyn Escalera has worked in corporate design, non-profit design and small-business branding. Today she runs a freelance design business and plays with all things creative, from painting and photography to lettering and DIY projects. Learn more at www.jaecreativecompany.com
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Lettering pen with elastic brush tip ideal for calligraphy, handlettering, drawing and much more. The line width varies from thin to wide depending on the pressure exerted on the tip.
Learn lettering essentials with the Tombow Beginner Lettering Set and then take your lettering to the next level with the Tombow Advanced Lettering Set. Grow your lettering tool kit with the must-have Tombow Dual Brush pen sets!
Tombow Dual Brush Pens are water-based and ideal for artists and crafters with a flexible brush tip and fine tip in one marker.