Calligraphy can seem rather daunting, but theres no need to study for years if you just want to produce beautiful decorative lettering good enough to enhance your gifts and personal stationery. A friendly and approachable how-to guide, everything you need is in Practical Calligraphy.
DR GEORGE THOMSON is an Honorary Research Fellow in the College of Arts, Glasgow University, with expertise in lettering, calligraphy and typography. His work has been widely exhibited and he has written more than fifteen books. His papers have been published regularly in international journals, and he is an acknowledged authority of inscriptional palaeography.