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Author Castro, Ivan, author.

Title The ABC of custom lettering : a practical guide to drawing letters / by Ivan Castro ; foreword by Ken Barber.

Publication Info. London : Korero Press Ltd., 2016.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    686.224 CAS    DUE 09-30-20
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Description 175 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 26 cm
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Contents Introduction -- Calligraphy, the written word -- Lettering, drawing letters.
Summary An authoritative resource for designers, typographers, signwriters, illustrators, pinstripers, and other creative professionals. Need to produce some flyers? Want to draw up a logo for a band? Does your local speed shop need a T-shirt design? Don't want to use the same old computer fonts? We'll let graphic designer and typography teacher Ivan Castro show you "The ABC of Custom Lettering." This practical and inspirational workbook features easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions for hand drawing a range of letterforms, from Modern Roman and Gothic through to Latin, Script, and Interlocked. Offering traditional instruction methods with a modern twist, this reference also comes with gallery sections for inspiration and accompanying projects to practice your technique.
Subject Printing -- Style manuals.
Graphic design (Typography).
Lettering -- Technique.
Calligraphy -- Technique.
Genre/Form Style manuals.
Added Author Barber, Ken, writer of foreword.
Added Title Custom lettering
Practical guide to drawing letters
ISBN 9780957664975 (paperback)
0957664974 (paperback)

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