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Author Meyer, Mike, author, illustrator.

Title Sign painting : a practical guide to tools, materials, and techniques / Mike Meyer & friends, Better Letters.

Publication Info. London : Laurence King Publishing, [2020]
©2020

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  745.61 MEY    DUE 11-02-21
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Description 192 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
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Note "Text and step-by-step drawings 2020 Mike Meyer, Sam Roberts, and Jasper Andries" --Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 188) and index.
Summary This book introduces the fundamentals of sign painting, allowing readers to learn about the tools, materials and techniques needed to create painted signs. All the basics are covered, from choosing and using brushes, paints, mahl sticks, dippers and pencils, to how to prepare and finish surfaces, transfer designs, mix paint and work with the brush. A gallery section of original alphabets, created for the book by sign painters around the world, provides visual inspiration and demonstrates a wide variety of styles and approaches.
Contents The sign painter's toolkit -- Core techniques -- The alphabets.
Subject Sign painting.
Lettering.
Calligraphy.
Added Author Roberts, Sam, author, illustrator.
Andries, Jasper, author, illustrator.
Better Letters Association.
ISBN 9781786276926 (hardback)
1786276925 (hardback)

 
    
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