The Complete Calligraphy Set
Techniques, Tools and Projects for Mastering Calligraphy
by Ann Bowen
New Burlington Books, 2004, ISBN 1861553072, two ring bound books with colour illustrations, art kit, boxed set
Near Fine Condition, a little edge and shelf wear, a little rubbing and bumping to edges and corners, unused set (see photographs)
“With two pull-out instruction books and a super starter-kit of tools, this pack is a complete guide to the art of calligraphy, from the classic alphabets and basic skills to the most modern approaches.
Whether you’re a novice or already have some experience, The Complete Calligraphy Set will give you all the information and advice you need to create your own beautiful and original works.
The kit contains a No.5 roundhand nib, copperplate nib, poster nib, HB pencil, paintbrush, gold watercolour paint, black watercolour paint, white watercolour paint, black ink, and a pen holder with a NO.3 roundhand nib and reservoir.
The Techniques Book is a start-from-scratch course in the practical aspects of mastering the classic alphabets, with guidance on composition, choosing and mixing colours, flourishing and gliding.
The Project Book is a priceless source of inspiration, packed with step-by-step photographs to help you create a wide range of beautiful items.”