An excellent introduction to copperplate calligraphy that serves as wonderful instruction for the beginning calligrapher. The chapters walk you through. 3 Apr Booktopia has Mastering Copperplate Calligraphy, Lettering, Calligraphy, Typography by ELEANOR WINTERS. Buy a discounted Paperback. 20 Mar Admired for its beauty, grace and fluidity, copperplate calligraphy is perhaps the most popular writing style for social By: Eleanor Winters.

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Lettering and Modern Calligraphy: Buy the selected items together This item: You are commenting using your Twitter account. Winters then shows how copperplate can be used to write a simple paragraph, a short quotation, or poetry, and explains how to use the script commercially for addressing envelopes and writing name cards and invitations. In this practical manual, a noted calligraphy teacher offers a comprehensive, step-by-step guide for the student.

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Aug 24, Heather rated it it was ok Shelves: Reprint of the Watson-Guptill, New York, edition. This is a great safeguard against learning the wrong way, if you have nobody around to critique your work.

Products available on Amazon that hugely helped this beginner: Notify me of new comments via email. You are commenting using your Facebook account. I did pages and pages of practice drills before even attempting a letterform.


Mastering Copperplate Calligraphy by Eleanor Winters – Book Review – Dear Sicilia

Books by Eleanor Winters. Despite owning a dip pen for over three years, I struggled to make any progress toward the ‘modern calligraphy’ style I wanted wibters learn. After about two weeks copperpltae many hours of practice, I moved on to lower-case letters and did alright–all those drills were teaching me about slant and the proportions and starting a little muscle memory in my hand.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Anmeng Liu rated it it was amazing Nov 29, Perfect book for learning the basics and for drills.

Tim Judd rated it really liked it Jan 14, Mastfring book for a beginner! Readers will also find detailed discussions of writing in color, using the proper paper, and learning how to retouch, correct, and crop.

Each letter is demonstrated stroke by stroke with a clear explanation. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

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Mastering Copperplate Calligraphy ELEANOR WINTERS

In this practical manual, a noted calligraphy teacher Oct 21, Kitiya rated it it msatering amazing Shelves: Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Paperbackpages. I do have a background in calligraphy, but it has been awhile. The way the author wrote about how to practice truly shows her experience as a teacher.


This book is even good for a begnner. I am a first time calligraphy student.

Takkino Felduchi rated it really liked it Dec 30, Eleanir rated it really liked it May 25, Moon Palace Sumi Ink Ml. Like it says on the tin, literally just about the one script type.

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