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  • Item #: 007744
    ISBN: 9780982776223
    Retail: $19.95
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    Many customers have asked us for an italic handwriting book for an older child or for themselves. By the same publisher as the Italic Handwriting series sold above, this is a one-book, self-teaching course for use by middle schoolers through adults. The 96-page workbook proceeds step-by-step and includes tips and techniques adjacent to the examples to be copied. It actually compresses the full instruction in italic books A-G, beginning with basic italic, learning joins, and progressing to cursive italic. The book finishes up with a special section on calligraphy, introducing the nibbed fountain pen and artistic lettering.

  • Item #: HGTAWS
    Retail: $24.70
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  • Item #: 007944
    Retail: $7.52
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    This lined pad provides a helpful practice surface for novice calligraphers. Each page features light blue horizontal lines with alternating 1/4" and 3/8" spacing, plus slanted lines (about 1/4" apart) across each page. The pad is 12" x 9" (landscape format) and is glued at the top for easy page tear-out. Includes 50 sheets.

  • Item #: 044369
    Retail: $24.00
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    Add personalized letters and charming words to craft projects, mixed media & colleague work, photo frames, postcards, journals, holiday greetings and more! Learn how to enhance basic handwriting with creative decorative embellishments with the included 64-page design guide with practice pages. Creative kit from Faber-Castell® includes quality art supplies to get you started: 2 Gelatos colors, 2B graphite pencil, 3 PITT® artist pens (silver, black superfine, black brush), paintbrush, and eraser, as well as mixed media stencils, paper shapes, envelope guide, and 5 lettering guides. Happy lettering! ~ Emily

  • Item #: 008568
    Retail: $11.93
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  • Item #: 008458
    Retail: $12.95
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    Make beautiful lettering on certificates, photos, greeting cards, and more, with this versatile double-ended calligraphy marker. Chisel points at each endmeasuring 3.5mm and 2.0mmare made of flexible fiber and use water-based black ink that is fade-resistant, waterproof, and photo safe. Now you can add an elegant, handwritten message to the back of your family photo holiday cards this year!

  • Item #: 025123
    Retail: $9.30
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  • Item #: 025076
    Retail: $13.05
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    Light blue, light pink, ivory, and gold. This assortment also comes with reusable spacing guides for you to slide underneath a sheet of parchment paper to ensure the correct size and slant of your letters. Includes 6 different spacing guides for broad, medium, and fine nibs in both vertical and italic letters plus instructions.

  • Item #: 023268
    ISBN: 9780982776261
    Retail: $29.95
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       You’re never too old, or young, to begin learning to write calligraphy, and this book is a great step-by-step product to get you started. You can use alongside the Getty-Dubay Handwriting series for K-8 (beginning with 2nd grade) or as a stand-alone program to learn the art of calligraphy. This 64-page book is the collaboration of Inga Dubay and a group of Portland State teachers over the course of 3 years and includes instruction for writing with edged pens, italic calligraphy, and the history of the art form. 13 introductory pages explain what you will be doing in the remaining pages. There are 20 worksheets for use with a 3.5 mm nib and 9 worksheets for use with 2mm nib. 17 historical charts show the progression of letter formation since the Roman era. Ruled line pages and blank historical charts are found in the back and are the only pages that may be copied. Pages follow a progression; students practice strokes, lowercase letter families, formal capital letters, then copy Hindu-Arabic numerals, poems, quotes, Greek & Latin root words, and 50 most used English words. Use what you have learned to make beautiful cards & letters to give as thoughtful gifts.

      There are some great resources at the author’s website, handwritingsuccess.com. Helpful videos will take you through the worksheets in the book and a worksheet generator lets you make your own practice worksheets in both the 3.5mm and 2mm nib sizes.  

      The author asks that you, “Slow down, enjoy the process of calligraphy, and fall in love with letters along the way!” ~ Donna

  • Item #: 022889
    Retail: $7.40
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    This sketch pad consists of 48 sheets of 9 x 12" Sumi-E Japanese rice paper for painting and calligraphy. The rice paper is a medium weight and is a clean, bright white with a soft texture. The paper could be used as a general purpose drawing pad or with colored pencil, but it would be best used with pen or brush and ink for small sketches, paintings, and calligraphy. ~ Rachel D.

  • Item #: 015818
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  • Item #: 011176
    Retail: $9.30
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  • Item #: HGTACS
    Retail: $66.60
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  • Item #: 073815
    Retail: $15.95
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  • Item #: 072597
    Retail: $12.95
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  • Item #: 071508
    Retail: $24.00
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  • Item #: 071428
    ISBN: 9781454920052
    Retail: $16.95
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    We use letters all the time, but how often do we take advantage of making them lively and full of character? More of a book of art and craft projects based around letters than a calligraphy “how-to” guide, this book contains loads of projects and ideas to make letters fun, fancy, messy, and zesty! Broaden your mind with projects that involve potato stamps, watercolor, gel pens, cardboard, pom-poms, and much more! Divided into sections from thirteen lettering artists, this book contains 55 projects with a range of materials, mediums, and uses. Each project has step-by-step instructions with room for the individual letterer’s own touches. Make an initialed polka-dot placard. Scrawl out a message where all your letters come to life with colorful faces. Make a valentine with a cat wrapped in string, or a candy store sign with bold letters. After you go through this book, you’ll never look at letters the same way again. Instead, you’ll be thinking up your own projects to make one-of-a-kind words, phrases, invitations, signs, gift tags, and more! - Janine

  • Item #: 071422
    ISBN: 9780990606543
    Retail: $14.99
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    History, guidelines, and styles are all rolled into this retro-looking textbook for the aspiring calligraphist. Learn how to care for calligraphy tools, which materials to use for various styles, how to angle, slant, and space lettering, how to practice certain lettering styles following stroke order, how to scale design work manually, and more. The textbook is also rife with the history of Speedball and calligraphy and contains a great variety of lettering styles and uses made with all sorts of calligraphy tools for practice and inspiration. The book is written in a very factual manner, and does not have beginning instruction suitable for younger students – however, older students will likely appreciate the variety of lettering examples. 120 pgs. - Janine

  • Item #: 071302
    Retail: $22.99
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  • Item #: 068475
    ISBN: 9781771324557
    Retail: $34.99
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  • Item #: 066815
    Retail: $17.95
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       This set of bamboo and stiff white paper fans are ready for your artistic flair! Each fan is 9” long and opens to about 15” wide. The paper is heavy enough to color, paint, dye or use calligraphy on both sides. What a cool addition to your social studies, language or geography lessons! Outer slats are .5” wide at the top and there are 16 thinner slats in between. Perfect for a class or co-op! ~ Sara

  • Item #: 066780
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  • Item #: 066779
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  • Item #: 066778
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  • Item #: 066774
    Retail: $8.50
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  • Item #: 066772
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  • Item #: 066771
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  • Item #: 065313
    Retail: $36.00
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  • Item #: 064764
    Retail: $13.00
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      Dash off an important document and seal it with an official looking wax seal and stamp. Kit includes a 4” stick of rich red sealing wax that you light and drip onto your paper, then stamp it with the well-made metal stamp of a book & quill (.75” diam. with 1.5” handle.)  Add to your study of the American Revolution! Great for crafting and gift wrap too.