Calligraphy Alphabets for beginners

 

This text is a well laid out with easy to follow instructions on a basic level that is helpful for the novice calligrapher.

Once past the basics, the book guides you through the 14 most used alphabets, with many pages of easy to use step by step diagrams and detailed captions that show the pen strokes required to form each letter form.

After the reader has become comfortable with the basic calligraphy techniques they can  follow the authors suggestions on how to illuminate their text by reading the books final section which gives instruction on how to add colour and embellishments to your text or project by using the illumination techniques shown that are both fun and quick to learn.