The Calligraphers Bible is designed for self-teaching, it contains 100 sections, each complete with an A-to-Z calligraphy alphabet, lessons on correct pen strokes, and advice on avoiding errors. Beginners will find sound basic instruction, while experienced calligraphers can extend their repertoire with letter styles that range from classic Roman to clean and elegant contemporary styles.
In addition to an analysis of each alphabet's features, the book provides information on:
- Tools and materials
- Layout basics
- Numerals and punctuation
- Illumination and ornamentation
- Tips for the left-handed calligrapher
- and more!