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Forty Ways to Write I Love You

Learn amazing hand-lettering techniques, styles and ideas

By Lana Hughes

  • Paperback
  • £12.99

Learn 40 creative hand-lettering styles.

Learn 40 creative hand-lettering styles.

Starting with an overview of necessary materials and a brief introduction to the art of typography, you will master a huge range of modern calligraphy styles.

Easy to follow step-by-steps will teach you how to use frames, borders, shapes, banners, and other decorative flourishes to enhance your penmanship.

Practise pages accompanying each style invite you to try out your newfound lettering skills.

This lettering book has one major difference: Each unique design says 'I Love You' in a different language.

Biographical Notes

Lana Hughes is an Essex born, London based artist specialising in hand-lettering, sign writing and typographic illustration. In 2010 she completed a B.A (Hons) in Graphic Design at the University for the Creative Arts in Farnham, Surrey. Upon graduating, she lived and worked in London for several years before spending a year painting her way around Australia and South East Asia. Lana has created works for clients including British Airways, O2, Tesco, Liberty of London, Lovebox Festival, Southbank London, Studio Canal, CAMRA and London Zoo.
Now back living in London, she works both independently and as one third of design studio Animaux Circus, which she co-founded in 2010. In addition, she often hosts workshops and exhibits her works around London. In her spare time she enjoys travelling and spray painting large scale murals with other artists on her travels.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781781575239
  • Publication date: 04 Jan 2018
  • Page count: 176
  • Imprint: Ilex Press
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