The Golden Secrets of Lettering
Letter Design From First Sketch to Final ArtworkBook - 2017
The Golden Secrets of Lettering is a comprehensive, beautifully illustrated guide to hand lettering. With easy-to-understand instructions and guidelines, plenty of inspirational examples, and hundreds of hand sketches and illustrations, Martina Flor shows readers how to transform their initial lettering concepts and handdrawn sketches into a well-shaped, exquisite piece of digital lettering that can be sold and published. Readers learn how to train their "typographic eye" by studying lettering samples and the anatomy of letters; explore concepts of hierarchy, composition, and flourishes; and discover the many different ways of creating letter shapes. In addition, Flor explains the process of creating a lettering project step by step-- from start to finish, from analog to digital--and gives valuable tips about how to make a career as a lettering artist.
Publisher: New York, New York : Princeton Architectural Press, 
Edition: First edition, English edition
Branch Call Number: 745.61 F661G 2017
Characteristics: 167 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: Lettering