Modern Calligraphy - The Workbook - Imogen Owen

The perfect book for calligraphy beginners, Imogen's book is full to the brim wth beautiful examples and guides.

"Modern Calligraphy: The Workbook" is the perfect guide for anyone looking to learn the art of modern calligraphy. Written by Imogen Owen, a renowned calligrapher and friend of the studio, this book offers a practical and hands-on approach to mastering the skills of modern calligraphy.

This book is not just a collection of pretty samples, but a comprehensive guide that takes you through the entire process of creating beautiful modern calligraphy. From the basic strokes to the more complex letterforms, you'll learn everything you need to know to create stunning calligraphy that is both contemporary and timeless.

With clear and easy-to-follow instructions, as well as detailed illustrations and examples, "Modern Calligraphy: The Workbook" is a book that is accessible to beginners and experts alike. You'll learn the importance of proper hand positioning, spacing, and the use of different tools, such as nibs and inks, to create different effects.

But what really sets this book apart is the workbook approach. You'll be guided through a series of exercises and drills that will help you develop your skills and build your confidence, and then progress to creating your own designs and projects. This hands-on approach makes it easy to learn and master the art of modern calligraphy.

If you're looking to learn the art of modern calligraphy, then "Modern Calligraphy: The Workbook" is the perfect guide. It's a comprehensive and practical guide that will help you master the skills of modern calligraphy and create beautiful designs that are uniquely yours.

Discover the joy and beauty of modern calligraphy. It's a book that will not only improve your skills, but also enrich your life by allowing you to express yourself in a truly unique and beautiful way.

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Customer Reviews

Based on 2 reviews

This book covers all aspects of undertaking Calligraphy. It covers colours, nibs, holders and practice sheets. Not just initials but also drawing shapes, flower shapes, projects. Fantastic.

Michael H.
Modern Take on Calligraphy

The Workbook is a brilliant concept. Very easy to use. Being a beginner I found the layout logical and educational. You need to accept that the book pages will be spoiled or copy pages to work with.
I now need to get properly equipped!