The Bible of Illuminated Letters: A Treasury of Decorative Calligraphy (Quarto Book)
The Bible of Illuminated Letters: A Treasury of
The ancient art of illuminating manuscripts is currently attracting many new enthusiasts among artists, art students, and lovers of calligraphy. The Bible of Illuminated Letters is a volume they'll all want to add to their collections. It presents step-by-step instructions for recreating twelve illuminated alphabets. Among them are Celtic, Saxon, Gothic, Romanesque, Modern Revival, and seven more, including several modern scripts. Detailed diagrams instruct on creating upper- and lower-case letters, as well as on ways for designing borders and decorations. More ambitious students can also follow clear directions for gilding--decorating with gold leaf--as was originally done in medieval European monasteries. Readers and students of illumination who open this book will find: a history of illumination; required tools, techniques, and materials for illuminating; instruction in layout and design; and steps to follow in order to create 12 alphabet styles. This beautiful book also features a picture gallery of outstanding historical and contemporary illuminated letters, as well as a glossary and index. More than 400 inspiring color illustrations in total.
- Brand: Barrons
- ASIN: 0764158201
Manuscripts Don't Burn: Mikhail Bulgakov A Life in Letters and Diaries
Manuscripts Don't Burn: Mikhail Bulgakov A Life in
In Manuscripts Don't Burn the title a line from his famous novel, J.A. E. Curtis presents a gripping chronicle of Bulgakov's life, using as source material, among other documents, a partial copy of one of his diaries which was presumed lost and uncovered decades later in the KGB’s archives. That diary and those of his third wife record the nightmarish precariousness of life during the Stalinist purges. Also included are letters to Stalin, in which Bulgakov pleads to be allowed to emigrate; letters to his siblings; intimate notes to his second and third wives; and letters to and from other writers such as Gorky and Zamyatin.
- Brand: Abrams Books
- ASIN: 1468300709
Carson Dellosa Traditional Manuscript Alphabet with Photographs Bulletin Board Set (3429)
Carson Dellosa Traditional Manuscript Alphabet with Photographs Bulletin
This colorful, writing-themed bulletin board set measures 22' long when fully assembled and includes: -- 9 strips (24" x 8.5" each) with uppercase and lowercase letters 2 strips (24" x 8.5" each) with numbers 0-10 A resource guide
- Brand: Carson-Dellosa
- ASIN: B00D5SWDIQ
- UPC: 044222154448
Carson Dellosa Alphabet: Traditional Manuscript Bulletin Board Set (110037)
Animals from A to Z Manuscript Alphabet Set: 26 Ready-to-Display Letter Cards with Fabulous Photos of Animals
Animals from A to Z Manuscript Alphabet Set:
Brighten your classroom and enhance science studies with this eye-catching manuscript alphabet set. Features 26 durable letter cards with full-color photos of mammals, reptiles, amphibians, birds, and insects—from A to Z! Includes a teaching guide with information about each animal and quick activities.
- Brand: Scholastic
- ASIN: 0439786045
- UPC: 078073786046
Roylco R-2186 Manuscript Letter Beads of Lowercase, 1.5" Height, 5.5" Wide, 6.8" Length, (288 Pieces)
Handwriting: Printing (Brighter Child: Grades K-2)
Handwriting: Printing (Brighter Child: Grades
Brighter Child Handwriting: Printing helps young children master legible writing. Practice is included for lowercase and uppercase letters, words and sentences, and more. School success starts here! Workbooks in the popular Brighter Child series are packed with plenty of fun activities that teach a variety of essential school skills. Students will find help for math, English and grammar, handwriting, and other important subject areas. Each book contains full-color practice pages, easy-to-follow instructions, and an answer key.
- Brand: imusti
- ASIN: 1483816427
- UPC: 044222243319
Southworth 25% Cotton Paper Blue Manuscript Covers, 9" x 12.5", 30 lb. Cover Weight, Blue, 100 Sheets (41S)
Southworth 25% Cotton Paper Blue Manuscript Covers, 9"
Manuscript covers protect legal briefs, scripts or similarly shared documents from wear and tear. 25 percent cotton fiber provides heavyweight protection. Tops are scored, and corners are clipped for folding and binding. Each 30 lb. manuscript cover features a watermark, smooth finish and an acid-free, lignin-free construction. Manuscript covers also contain a high percentage of recycled material.
- Color: Blue
- Brand: Southworth
- ASIN: B00006IE2L
- UPC: 083514834309
Writing Wizard - Kids Learn to Trace Letters & Words
Editors’ Tips on Revising Your Manuscript and Query Letter
In this free live webinar, five top Reedsy editors will share their ultimate revision tips and give you the inside scoop on querying agents. If you’re looking to secure a book deal, you must first know how to write the perfect query letter, when it’s best to submit that query, and how to polish y...
Medieval Style Manuscript - Making of
▶ Check what Tools I use on Kit: https://kit.com/EpicWorkshop ▶ Support me on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/EpicWorkshop This time I am making a medieval style manuscript. Calligraphy was one of my favorite subjects in art school, I decided to make one for the video :) I recorded the music ...
An illuminated manuscript is a book written and decorated completely by hand. Illuminated manuscripts were among the most precious objects produced in the Middle Ages and the early Renaissance, primarily in monasteries and courts. Society's rulers--emperors, kings, dukes, cardinals, and bishops--...