Lessons in Calligraphy and Penmanship
Welcome to the IAMPETH Lessons pages. Here you will find a wealth of material for learning calligraphy and penmanship. Cursive handwriting, Ornamental Penmanship, Copperplate, Spencerian script - we have lessons on these and much more.
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Ornamental Penmanship Example
Ninety-five Lessons in Ornamental Penmanship, C.W. Jones , 1914
Del Tysdal's Lessons in Ornamental Penmanship
Del Tysdal was a student of W.C. Brownfield, who was Louis Madarasz'
last student. Del has shared with us these lessons on how to do Ornamental Penmanship
the way the old Masters did it. Thank you Del. (Thanks to Dr. Joe Vitolo for compiling
the posts and creating the pdf files.)
Signature Writing Example
Signature writing is a unique specialty of Ornamental Penmanship.
Characterized by elaborate flourishes and joined capitals, it is an artform all its own.
Del Tysdal's OP Signatures
This is a series of posts and photos by Del on how to
do signatures in Ornamental Penmanship. These were posted to the Ornamental_Penmanship Yahoo
Group during March-April 2006