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Title:
Handlettering for decorative artists
Author:
O'Keefe, Jackie, 1936-
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Cincinnati, Ohio : North Light Books, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
127 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780891348252
Format :
Book

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Central Library NK3600 .O43 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

A guide to lettering for decorative painters, crafters and hobbyists. Featuring over 50 font alphabets to copy or trace with instructions for embellishing, sizing, transferring and painting. Provides an overview of lettering basics with a variety of alphabets including decorative lettering based on Roman, italic, script and 19th century fonts.


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Library Journal Review

Those mastering decorative painting techniques often overlook the myriad styles of handlettering. Here in one volume, crafters, hobbyists, and sign painters can find more than 50 font alphabets with instructions for embellishing, sizing, transferring, and painting with confidence. Recommended for most craft collections. (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.


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