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Hand Lettering

Hand Lettering

Creative Alphabets for Any Occasion

Thy Doan Graves

St. Martin's Griffin


Trade Paperback

Welcome to the wonderful world of hand lettering! Prepare to be inspired by this collection of over 50 alphabets in a wide range of styles. Designer, illustrator, and hand-letterer Thy Doan will guide you through each alphabet with easy-to-follow steps so you can capture all the charm of each design. This is everything you need to know to create your own lettering designs, from sketching it out to inking it up—and using a variety of materials from brush pens to Sharpies.

After you’ve mastered the techniques, you can use the alphabets and lettering to add a unique personal touch to all kinds of things: invitations, cards, notes, letters, doodles, artwork, comics, signs, banners, menus, scrapbooks, journals, flyers, posters, and more!

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Thy Doan Graves

THY DOAN GRAVES is a graphic designer and letterer known for her various styles and mediums. Her work ranges from projects as small as logos and letter-pressed prints to large office murals and chalk menus. She lives in Boston with her husband and two dogs.

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Thy Doan

St. Martin's Griffin

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