The Art of Brush Lettering by Kelly Klapstein (781631593550)
In The Art of Brush Lettering, Kelly Klapstein- popular Instagram brush lettering artist, teacher, and founder of KellyCreates.ca- takes a simple, serene approach to the art of creating letterforms with easy-to-use, colorful brush pens.
This beautiful and illuminating book covers everything you need to know:
-Explores how to develop a mindful and meditative lettering practie
-Includes a comprehensive guide to brush pens and how to use them
-Provides an in-depth how-to for basic strokes and drills as well as lowercase and uppercase alphabets
-Offers instruction on freestyle lettering, including modern calligraphy, bouncy lettering, flourishes, and faux calligraphy
-Covers a wide range of creative special effects, like adding drop shadows, highlights, patterns, and blending colors
-Bonus! Exemplars and tracing worksheets for both large and small brush pens
So whether you’re just learning to letter or you’re an experienced calligrapher who wants to explore writing with brush pens, The Art of Brush Lettering will inspire and guide you on your creative journey.