Lettering & calligraphy

    Kirsten Burke's Secrets of Modern Calligraphy

    By Kirsten Burke

    Paperback £10.25

    An inspirational workbook for complete beginners to discover and master the art of the nib. Kirsten Burke's Secrets of Modern Calligraphy is a uniquely creative and interactive book for anyone wishing to learn how to create stylish and decorative hand-lettered works of art using modern calligraphy styles. This book brings...

    Traces of Words: Art and Calligraphy from Asia

    By Fuyubi Nakamura

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    The artistic fusion of words and images is an intrinsic part of the cultural, social, and spiritual beliefs of Asia. From traditional calligraphy to contemporary forms of digital and mixed media, the blending of artwork with written language has the power to transform words into material culture and invite the...

    Modern Lettering

    By Rebecca Cahill Roots

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    In Modern Lettering, you will learn how to create beautiful decorative handwriting in a variety of styles. It's a fun and immersive guide, inviting you to explore beautiful letterforms, experiment with your own hand-lettering style and use calligraphy for creative projects.

    The Art of Lettering: Modern Calligraphy in Four Easy Steps

    By Stefan Kunz

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Creative lettering styles are everywhere - on stationery, adverts, tea towels, wall art and cafe chalkboards to name just a few. This stylish, interactive book will make modern calligraphy accessible and fun - and you'll only need a pen or pencil to get started.

    The Art of Creative Lettering: Calligraphy Techniques, Projects and Alphabets: Includes 12 Complete Alphabets and Over 50 Step-by-Step Projects Shown in 1000 Artworks and Photographs

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £9.65

    Explains techniques and materials, with beautiful ideas to create and calligraphic alphabets to copy.

    Modern Calligraphy

    By Molly Suber Thorpe

    Paperback £13.26

    How to master modern calligraphy. This the first book to teach the bold new style, and breaks the calligraphy process down into simple steps so anyone can learn to create their own designs.

    Joy of Lettering

    By Gabri Joy Kirkendall

    Paperback £10.25

    Hand-Lettering for Everyone

    By Cristina Vanko

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Be inspired as you learn about different letterforms and practise making your own. Looking at the stories behind and the main features of different styles, with fun exercises, creative prompts of what to letter, and tips from top designers, this book will guide you through the process of designing different...

    Simply Calligraphy

    By Judy Detrick

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    This simple guide to calligraphy teach-as just the basics, allowing novices to jump right in and make their own wedding invitations, hand label envelopes, write their own placecards and explore their creative side. With the rise of 'do-it-yourselfers', there is a growing demand for a simple calligraphy guide. This book...

    Decorated Lettering

    By Jan Pickett

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    A treasure for anyone who loves writing, this book contains a world of calligraphic instruction and ideas for decorating your lettering. Whether you want to learn about formal calligraphy, or simply find inspiration for a special gift, master calligrapher Jan Pickett shows you what you need to know in this...

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