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  • Publisher: Octopus
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 01 October 2020
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781781577462
  • Stock: 22 in stock
  • Size: 140x167 mm
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Pages: 176
  • RRP: £10.00
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The Calligraphy Ideas Book

£10.00

Inspiration and tips taken from over 80 artworks by Lyndsey Gribble

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Book Description

Packed with fresh ideas for calligraphy techniques, styles and subjects, this book is a visual feast of inspiration for all abilities, whether you're new to calligraphy or looking to reinvigorate your practice. Boost your creativity with the help of more than 80 artworks by contemporary, international calligraphers, each demonstrating an interesting or innovative approach.

Techniques include hot foiling, laser cutting and brush calligraphy, as well as general inspiration such as practising calligraphy on baubles, making calligraphy wrapping paper and customizing your own tools. Explore both new and old methods and discover the basic skills to excel at this ancient art form. The art of calligraphy is the ultimate way to relax, restore and create beautiful pieces of art and this book is sure to renew your creativity.

About the Author

About Lyndsey Gribble

Lyndsey Gribble is a professional calligraphy teacher running regular courses for all levels at Plymouth College of Art. Based in Devon, UK, Lyndsey also organises bespoke classes and workshops for schools and businesses. She strongly believes in the meditative, therapeutic and creatively stimulating nature of calligraphy. For more information, see www.wildseacalligraphy.com.

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