Read Written by Hand: An Introduction to the Art of Beautiful Handwriting Online Free - Writing longhand isn't a chore when you can turn your notes into mini works of art. Grocery lists, to-do lists, sticky notes, make them look more like art rather than work with Written by Hand.
There's no getting around the fact that typing on keyboards and screens is the new norm, but the simple, meditative art of writing words by hand can't be forgotten! Written by Hand is a guide designed to give you a new appreciation of writing. Everyday notes and lists don't have to be mundane scribbles; with a little practice, you can make them works of art!
Written By Hand walks you through the habits and skills needed to turn everyday scrawls into miniature pieces of art that are both wonderful to look at and fun to "draw". With walk-throughs of various lettering styles, examinations of personal writing habits, interesting facts on handwriting and calligraphy, and plenty of practice pages to use in your own hand-lettering practice, Written by Hand is an immersive guide to the written word.
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December 30, 2017
Written by hand by Erica Tighe invite us to rediscover the art of hand writing, to fall in love with it and its imperfect nature. It makes us see how even though technology has made it fast and simple for us to deliver text messages, it still lacks the human warmth and uniqueness that hand letter...
January 19, 2018
I have been trying to get into handlettering for a while and have read a crateful of books on the subject and this is my favorite by far! Why? Because I as a beginner in any artistic endeavor I tend to be very anal and controlling until I get the hang of it and start letting loose. This book talk...
December 12, 2017
'Written by Hand' includes every tip on how to make your writing beautiful. Each step is explained in meticulous detail allowing everyone the ability to develop their writing. Every possible topic is covered from tools and grasp to font types. It even has 50 writing prompts to inspire all. In an...
November 13, 2017
As someone who still enjoys writing things down on paper as much as using electronic versions, I was really intrigued with the ideas in this book. Sadly with cursive writing no longer being taught in schools across the US and the concept of writing by putting pen to paper considered "old school"...
December 07, 2017
To begin with, I must admit that in our school education in India, cursive writing is a must. I am not sure how much of a colonial hangover it is, or if it's the need for beauty in presentation like this book indicates. In either case, I have actually never written in 'print' or separate letters...
November 17, 2017
I'm obsessed with penmanship. I have a collection of demonstrator fountain pens to which I fill with colorful inks. I'm a big proponent of cursive. I love the promotion of cursive in the schools because, despite technology, we have historical documents written in cursive and calligraphy--our chil...
November 09, 2017
Written by Hand is an engaging, introductory, creative, handwriting how-to manual, complete with exercise pages, inspirational practice quotes and guidance for creating fun hand-lettering
There is some interesting information about different styles of writing, grip types, 'calligraphy' terminology...
December 31, 2017
*This book was given to me by the publisher through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review – all opinions are my own.*
Because I'm smack in the midst of starting to plan our wedding, I thought this book could teach me how to do some nice handwriting and it's a lovely book. It gave me flashback...
November 30, 2017
Written By Hand is a lovely book focusing on your personal handwriting- what it means according to graphology and how to make pleasing changes for legibility and looks- with practice pages, quotes and writing prompts to give you direction.
November 26, 2017
Very well written resource for those interested in calligraphy. I appreciated all the practical directions and tutorials for practicing the art. The different style explorations also made this a great intro to the ways that calligraphy can take shape and also pair together.