The Complete Book of Chalk Lettering: Create and Develop Your Own Style

By | June 20, 2017
The Complete Book of Chalk Lettering: Create and Develop Your Own Style Author Valerie McKeehan
ISBN-10 0761186115
ISBN-13 9780761186113
Year 2015-09-22
Pages 176
Language English
Publisher Workman Publishing Company
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Ubiquitous at boutiques and cafs on Etsy and Pinterest in stationery and home decor the art of chalk lettering is hotter than ever Valerie McKeehan an Etsy standout whose work has been featured in magazines and websites from Good Housekeeping to RealSimple com teaches us everything we need to know to create gorgeous hand drawn chalk designs The book is also a practice space with three foldout chalkboardsthe inside cover and foldout back cover are lined with blackboard paper In over 60 lessons learn the ABCs of lettering literally and basic styles serif sans serif and script Next how to lay out a design combine various styles into one cohesive piece add shadows and dimension Master more advanced letter styles from faceted to ribbon to vintage circus Use banners borders flourishes And finally 12 projects to show off your newfound skills including a Winter Wonderland Snow Globe a smartphone themed birthday card to text friends and family a one of a kind party invitation to create photograph and mail and a bake sale sign guaranteed to put everyone who sees it in the mood for a cupcake

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