Below is the list of materials in our Scribes' Library.

If you are interested in checking out any of the materials,

please contact Pam Kenney

Books

 

Calligraphic Designs, Armstrong, Mimi, 1983, Charming compositions mingled with calligraphic mottos and quotations

 

Calligraphy for the Classroom, Association for the Calligraphic Arts, Class plans for calligraphy

 

The Illuminated Manuscript, Backhouse, Janet, 1979, Excellent study resource, 70 illustrations, 80 pgs.

 

Chancery Cursive Stroke by Stroke, Baker, Arthur, 1982, An  Arthur Baker Calligraphy Manual

 

Scrapbooker's Alphabets, Booth, Ruth, 2006, Inspiration and instruction for 50 fabulous decorative alphabets

 

The Ken Brown Calligraphy Handbook, 3rd Ed., Brown, Ken, 1991, Beginner's guide using calligraphy markers

 

Illuminated Alphabets, Carter, Patricia, 1995, Over 100 beautifully illuminated letters including parchment, classical and harlequin designs

 

ABC Zig Calligraphy, Charatan, Karen, 1993, Lettering and creativity with Zig markers

 

How to be a Successful Lettering Artist, David, Stuart, 1987, Business practices, comp lettering, engrossing, finished lettering, signs, & type design

 

How to Become a Professional Calligrapher, David, Stuart, 1985, How to find clients, how to charge, materials and procedures for addressing envelopes, filling in names, signs, invitations, certificates and much, much more

 

Calligraphic Lettering with wide pen and brush, Douglass, Ralph, Historic forms, brush lettering, designed letters, 111 pgs.

 

Crane's Wedding Blue Book, Feinberg, Steven L., 1993, The Styles and etiquette of announcements, invitations, and other correspondence

 

Lettering Arts, Fink, Joanne & Kastin, Judy, 1993, Alphabet designs, commercial lettering, calligraphic & lettering arts

 

Calligraphy Made Easy, Goffe, Gaynor, 1994, A Complete Beginner's guide

 

Calligraphic Styles, Gourdie, Tom, 1979, Introduction to calligraphy, instructions, & examples of different hands

 

The Calligrapher's Project Book, Haines, Suzanne, 1990, Project Ideas and examples

 

Lettering, Higgins Ink Company, 1949, History, instruction, lettering guides, script, engrossing, typography

 

Finding the Flow: A Calligraphic Journey, Jonas, Gina, 2006, Edged Pen exercises, principles & techniques

 

A Copperplate Manual, Krimm, Gerald, 1979, An Introduction to Writing with the Pointed Pen

 

Felt Pen & Watercolor, Light, Duane R., 1992, Tips & techniques for drawing/painting with felt pen & watercolor

 

The Sumi-E book, Mayhall, Yolanda, 1989, Learn to master the four basic brush strokes of Japanese ink painting and create beautiful brush paintings of your own

 

The Sumi-E Dream Book, Mayhall, Yolanda, 2003, An impressionist Approach to the Art of Japanese Brush Painting

 

The Gilding Book, McDean, Glenn, 1996, A complete guide to easy gilding

 

Calligraphy & Lettering Design, Metcalf, Eugene, 1986, techniques and examples

 

Contemporary Calligraphy, Modern Scribes and Lettering Artists II, 1986, Examples of modern calligraphic works

 

Calligraphy: Learn the Art of Beautiful Writing, Newhall, Arthur, 2003, Beginner's guide to calligraphy

 

Cursive Writing the Easy Way, teacher's manual, Palmer Method of Handwriting, 1960, palmer method handwriting

 

Borders for Calligraphy, Shepherd, Margaret, 1980, How to design a decorated page, 101 pgs.

 

Calligraphy Alphabets Made Easy, Shepherd, Margaret, 1986, Master the art of beautiful writing quickly and simply as you learn a new alphabet every day and complete a practical lettering project each week

 

Learning Calligraphy, Shepherd, Margaret, 1977, A book of lettering, design and history, 115 pgs.

 

Calligraphy Projects for Pleasure and Profit, Shepherd, Margaret, 1983, Calligraphy project ideas and instructions

 

Using Calligraphy, Shepherd, Margaret, 1979, A workbook of alphabets, projects, and techniques - 2 copies

 

Ampersands & Oddments, Smith, G. Roland, 2009, notes for a jobbing calligrapher

 

Speedball Textbook, 20th Edition, Speedball, 1972, pen and brush lettering

 

The Encyclopedia of Calligraphy Techniques, Wilson, Diana Hardy, 1990, A comprehensive A-Z directory of calligraphy techniques and a step-by-step guide to their use

 

The Uncommon Numbers Trilogy, Zoby, Brenda Casey, 2010, Calligraphic numerals

 

 

ENGAGEMENT   CALENDARS

The Calligraphers Engagement Calendar, 1979, Selected verses from the Old  Testament Book of Proverbs, Design and layout ideas

 

Colleagues of Calligraphy Calendar, 1980, Minneapolis-St. Paul, 53 pgs of art

 

Calligraphers Engagement Calendar, 1981, A pentalic book of musical  quotations, 68 notable contributors

 

The Calligraphers Engagement Calendar, 1983, The Renaissance theme, 52 contributors

 

The Calligraphers Engagement Calendar, 1984, Food and drink theme, 53 entries from worldwide calligraphic artists

 

The Calligraphers Engagement Calendar, 1986, Magic theme from well known  calligraphers

 

Pendragon Calligraphic Calendar, 1988, Children and Childhood theme, 44 contributors

 

The Artful Letter Calligraphers Engagement Calendar, 1990, Travel theme, 44 contributors

 

Calligraphers Engagement Calendar, 2000 Millenia issue, John Neal, Bookseller, 54 Who’s Who of calligraphic contributors

 

DVD's

Altered Books with Beth Cote, (80 m) lesson showcasing eight projects and many tips & techniques for altering books

 

Rubber Stampede & Stamps, Rubber stamping: Great Impressions (16 min) & Tips, Tools & Treasures (65 m)

 

The Illuminator and a Bible for the 21st Century,  49 min. The story of The Saint John's Bible

VHS

Assemblage As Fine Art, Susan Pickering Rothamel,  34 min. techniques, organizational processes, materials, methods, special adhesives, and framing for creating three- dimensional art

 

Collage, Susan Pickering Rothamel, 37 min.  The Fine Art of Paper Collage Painting

 

Special "Surface" Effects, Susan Pickering Rothamel, 90 min. Art materials, applications, techniques and embellishments for interior spaces and wearable art.

 

Special Effects For Mixed-Media, Susan Pickering Rothamel, , 65 min. Innovative material, applications and techniques for paper arts, book arts and rubber stamping

 

The Colourmen, Winsor & Newton, A 30-minute journey through the fascinating history artists' colours

 

Altered Books with Beth Cote, 80 minute lesson showcasing eight projects and many tips & techniques for altering books

 

Direct-to-Paper and Beyond, Tips & techniques for the Color Box family of inkpads

 

Rubber Stampede & Stamps, Rubber stamping: Great Impressions (16 min) & Tips, Tools & Treasures (65 m)

 

Stamps Barbara's Tips, Tools, and Treasures, A guide to rubber stamp fun (65 min)

 

The Robert C. Williams American Museum of Papermaking (2 copies), Modern Papermaking (3:49 min.), Recycling: Lost & Found (3:41), The Paper Trail (3:24)

 

Contact us by mail:

Scribes of Central Florida

P. O. Box 1753

Winter Park, FL 32790-1753

Contact us by email as Info@scribesofcentralflorida.com

We meet once a month (September to May)

The 1st Sunday of the Month at 1pm

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