Expert Answers to the Questions Every Calligrapher Asks
Maryanne Grebenstein - All books by this author
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Art Answers books are precisely that—practical answers to the questions that every artist asks himself or herself while working on a project. Such questions are always specific, and require immediate and specific answers: Which brush to use in order to create the precise desired effect?. . . What is the best way to organize workspace? . . Which papers and inks to select for a given project?. . . and literally hundreds more similar questions.
In Calligraphy, art students and hobbyists will find reliable answers from experienced professionals about calligraphers’ pens and tools, creating flourishes and swatches, measuring angles of pen strokes, and much more. More than 100 instructive color illustrations come with step-by-step tips and methods that teach artistic skills and improve on the reader’s previously acquired techniques. The practical and sturdy Flexibinding covers make these books ideal both for studio use and for carrying along on field trips.
About The Author:
Maryanne Grebenstein is a professional calligrapher who studied under Sheila Waters, Jeanyee Wong, Robert Boyajian and many other notable calligraphers. She teaches calligraphy and manuscript gilding at the Massachusetts College of Art (Boston), the North Bennet Street School (Boston) and through The Abbey Studio in Hingham, MA.
Flexibinding / 224 Pages / 5 3/4 x 7 3/4 / 2012