Calligraphy for Kids

Author: Eleanor Winters

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781402739125

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

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Introduces the art and technique of calligraphy; provides instructions for writing italic, Gothic, uncial, and Roman alphabets, punctuation, and decorative borders; and suggests projects. Reprint.
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Fun and Friendly Calligraphy for Kids

A Hands-On Guide to Creative Lettering

Author: Virginia Lucas Hart

Publisher: Ulysses Press

ISBN: 1612437451

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: N.A

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EVERYTHING A BEGINNER CALLIGRAPHER NEEDS TO KNOW TO GET STARTED WITH BEAUTIFUL HANDWRITING. The art of calligraphy doesn’t teach you how to write words, but instead, how to draw them. With this book’s fun and playful approach, you will not only improve your handwriting skills, you’ll have an absolute blast while doing so! You’ll learn everything from A to Z, including how to make letterforms, mix inks and develop a unique lettering style. Follow the clear and easy instructions with countless helpful tips. Before you know it, you’ll be creating beautiful projects, such as: • Wonderful thank-you notes & properly addressed envelopes • Flourished tags & cards for special occasions • Unique signatures & autographs • Personalized gifts & keepsakes • Fun logos & monograms
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Calligraphy for Kids

Learn Lettering Skills

Author: Patrick Knowles

Publisher: Barrons Juveniles

ISBN: 9780764159237

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 47

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(back cover) This book gets you started with lettering skills and shows you how to write beautifully, using just simple pens and ink. You'll find out how to do italic and round-hand styles. There are lots of hints and tips and internet links for extra information. Soon you'll be using your skills to make cards, invitations, and much more. This book comes with a double-ended felt calligraphy pen with two nibs.
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Fun For Kids in Singapore (3rd Edn)

Author: Karen J. Renner

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish International Asia Pte Ltd

ISBN: 9814435546

Category: Travel

Page: 652

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Tired of hearing your child ask, “Mum! Dad! What are we doing today?” Have you run out of ideas for entertaining your kids at the weekend? Are you sick and tired of visiting the same old places? If your answer to these questions is “YES!” then Fun for Kids in Singapore is for you! This third edition of Fun for Kids in Singapore addresses the ever-increasing demand for information about children’s activities and interests in Singapore. You will be surprised to find out how much there is to do. This book will dispel, once and for all, the myth that Singapore is boring!
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Kalligrafie für Dummies

Author: Jim Bennett

Publisher: VCH

ISBN: 9783527704149

Category: Calligraphy

Page: 366

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Mit Sch�nschrift k�nnen Sie gl�nzen: Nicht nur bei Einladungen, Gru�karten oder Urkunden, Sie k�nnen auch mit Etiketten oder Aufschriften viele Alltags- und Gebrauchsgegenst�nde versch�nern. Mit Jim Bennett k�nnen Sie die Kunst der Kalligrafie von der Pike auf lernen. Er erkl�rt Ihnen, welche Federn, welche Tinte und welches Papier Sie ben�tigen und zeigt Ihnen die grundlegenden Techniken, eine Feder richtig zu f�hren. Au�erdem erkl�rt er Ihnen anhand vieler Beispiele zum Nachschreiben, wie Sie die g�ngigen Alphabete der Kalligrafie wie Unzial- und Frakturschriften auf das Papier zaubern.
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Kreatives Lettering und mehr

Inspirierende Tipps, Techniken und Ideen, um mit der eigenen Handschrift wunderschöne Kunstwerke zu schaffen

Author: Gabri Joy Kirkendall,Laura Lavender,Julie Manwaring,Shauna Lynn Panczyszyn

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783868826159

Category:

Page: 144

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Cool Calligraphy

The Art of Creativity for Kids

Author: Anders Hanson

Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company

ISBN: 1617846139

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 1299

This book takes the reader through the basic terms and techniques of calligraphy. Step-by-step projects are highlighted to provide a fun and creative way to familiarize kids with different mediums and techniques. These activities take the "how-to" further and really encourage kids to explore and expand their own artistic talents. This title is perfect for beginning artists! Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.
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1-2-3 Calligraphy!

Letters and Projects for Beginners and Beyond

Author: Eleanor Winters

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781402718397

Category: Art

Page: 128

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A follow-up to Calligraphy for Kids offers a new guide to the art and techniques of calligraphy; furnishes instructions for writing all-new alphabets and new projects using italic, Gothic, uncial, and Roman alphabets; and includes projects that review fundamental skills, create decorative borders, design personalized stationery, and many more.
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Homeschool Your Child for Free

More Than 1,400 Smart, Effective, and Practical Resources for Educating Your Family at Home

Author: LauraMaery Gold,Joan M. Zielinski

Publisher: Three Rivers Press

ISBN: 9780307459947

Category: Education

Page: 480

View: 639

For Families Who Want to Splurge on Education but Scrimp on Spending Are you considering homeschooling your child, but don't know where to go for the best educational resources? The Internet is an open door to the biggest library/laboratory the world has ever seen—and it's all at your fingertips for free! This never-ending source of information, adventure, and educational experiences for the entire family is now compiled in a complete curriculum for any age in Homeschool Your Child for Free. This invaluable guide to all the best in free educational material—from reading-readiness activities for preschoolers to science projects for teens—categorizes, reviews, and rates more than 1,200 of the most useful educational resources on the Internet and beyond. You'll discover: ·Legal guidelines and compliance requirements for home educators ·Complete curriculum plans for a comprehensive education, for preschool through high school ·Online lesson plans arranged by subject, from American history to zoology ·Teaching tips and motivators from successful homeschoolers ·And much, much more! "Wow! Everything I have been trying to organize—all in one book! This is going to be part of my resource library for the support group I lead. Thanks, ladies."—Kimberly Eckles, HIS Support Group Leader, Home Instructors I'm impressed! There are more sites and links than I knew existed. A great resource for homeschoolers."—Maureen McCaffrey, publisher Homeschooling Today From the Trade Paperback edition.
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American Folk Art for Kids

With 21 Activities

Author: Richard Panchyk

Publisher: Chicago Review Press

ISBN: 1613741197

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 1937

Contains instruction for twenty-one activities related to folk art.
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My First Book of Chinese Calligraphy

Author: Guillaume Olive,Zihong He

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 1462909876

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 96

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My First Book of Chinese Calligraphy is a fun and engaging introduction to one of China's most popular arts and crafts for kids. Calligraphy—the art of producing decorative handwriting or lettering with a pen or brush—has been around for thousands of years. In this fun calligraphy for kids book, readers will follow along with Mimi, an eight year old, who takes her first steps towards learning this magical art. Dive in, and explore: The Evolution of Chinese Writing—how Chinese characters first began, thousands of years ago, and how they have evolved The Order of the Strokes—learn how to write the strokes in the correct order The Radicals—what are they, and how to unlock their secrets The Four Treasures of Calligraphy— the four essential tools to get started Movements and Position—how to master your mind's focus, your breathing and even how to move The Five Styles of Calligraphy—Zhuan Shu (seal), Li Shu (clerical), Kai Shu (regular), Cao Shu (cursive), and Xing Shu (running) The Eight Strokes— how to draw the 8 strokes; with them, you can write anything Writing a Character in Calligraphy—create an entire character in calligraphy
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Calligraphy Review

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Calligraphy

Page: N.A

View: 1867

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Letter Arts Review

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Calligraphy

Page: N.A

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Calligraphy For Dummies

Author: Jim Bennett

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118051297

Category: Art

Page: 336

View: 1717

You’ve always admired beautiful calligraphy, but you probably figured it was way too hard to master, right ? Calligraphy is actually much easier than you ever dreamed. All you need is the right guide and you’ll be up to speed in no time! Calligraphy For Dummies lets anyone discover the art and fun of lettering. With this hands-on guide, you’ll be able to develop your craft and test it out in no time. Starting with the italic alphabet, you’ll discover different types of strokes, how to angle your pen, and how to join letters. This easy-to-follow, step-by-step guide shows you: All the tools you need to practice the craft Where to get the proper ink and paper How to master several alphabets Different variations to change the look of letters How to mix and match your alphabets How to create a poster, sign, or certificate Ways to design and letter a quotation Common mistakes that can easily be avoided Calligraphy For Dummies also provides tips on how to put your calligraphy skills to good use, with ideas for making money, adding flair to wedding invitations, and more! It also includes ten fun alphabets and practice pages to hone in on your talent, as well as examples of poorly formed letters to keep you on track. With a little practice, you’ll be creating stunning letters and experiencing the joys of writing calligraphy!
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The Gift of Calligraphy

A Modern Approach to Hand Lettering with 25 Projects to Give and to Keep

Author: Maybelle Imasa-Stukuls

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 0399579214

Category: Art

Page: 224

View: 2080

An easy-to-follow guide to learning the art of calligraphy, with 25 gorgeously photographed projects that use calligraphy to make beautiful gifts and home décor. Calligraphy and hand lettering have surged in popularity as people rediscover traditional handicrafts as a creative outlet and way to relax. Unlike other hand lettering books, The Gift of Calligraphy shows you how to use your calligraphy skills to create invitations, wall art, wrapping paper, a tote bag, even a calligraphy kit for kids. Maybelle Imasa-Stukuls, calligraphy teacher and author of Belle Calligraphy, brings her signature modern style to this traditional craft. The first quarter of the book provides a primer for creating a simple alphabet and how to find your own personal style of lettering, followed by wonderful projects that will delight your family, impress your friends, and beautify your home, all accompanied by clear step-by-step photography and inspiring shots of the finished pieces.
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