Free books / Russian Calligraphy
The book that launched a Russian calligraphy revival
The vexations and many delights of a renowned artist-teacher.
ONE TEACHER, 222 STUDENTS
A lighthearted look at calligraphy and decades of teaching
Leonid Pronenko's work is found in public and private collections. It has been featured in more than twenty international exhibitions. He is the author of Calligraphy for Everybody (in Russian).
Many of his students at the Kuban State University in Krasnodar have gone on to successful careers in design and calligraphy.
FREE, COMPLETE, UNABRIDGED
Download RussianCalligraphy.zip (Acrobat document, 8.9 MB)
You can also buy hard copy (black and white illustrations) at Amazon.com
Terms of License. You are permitted to download and use the various works presented on this site for scholarship, research and your own personal uses only. The various works on this site are NOT shareware. Reverse engineering, converting to other formats, reselling, embedding all or part of a Work or any part thereof into programs or other works that are used, licensed or sold on a “for sale” and / or for a profit basis, are each strictly prohibited.