What Is Calligraphy Really?

What is calligraphy really? Here’s where we scrape off any dull, half-hearted definitions that might be holding your calligraphy back. Calligraphy is more than ‘beautiful handwriting’ or ‘ornate lettering techniques.’ Calligraphy is the art of for...

Antiquaria: Calligraphy Tutorial | Getting Started, Calligraphy Lowercase "A-Z"

Hi Katherine, They are all the same type of paper and all work well. I typically suggest the graph or ruled paper for practicing so that you don't have to draw lines to stay straight. I use all of them in the studio so it doesn't hurt to have a c...

How To Learn Calligraphy | Getting Started

That’s right! I have partnered with calligrapher Madi Reid Sanders to teach you how to learn calligraphy in 5 days! After dreaming about beautiful handwriting for years, aspiring to learn calligraphy for the past few years without any local classe...

Assembling A Calligraphy Pen- Lesson #1

This movie shows how to assemble a Manuscript calligraphy pen. It is stop motion animation, and each frame is a single picture. Over 320 frames make up this ...

Calligraphy For Beginners- Lesson #2

This video is a tutorial for beginners to calligraphy and calligraphy pens. All you need is a calligraphy pen and some paper to start.

Dots & More- Lesson #3

This lesson shows how to make new Round Hand Miniscules. Some of these letters include f, c, j, and m. It also shows how to make a completed i with a dot.

Calligraphy Tutorial - For Beginners

In this video I show you the different types of pens used for calligraphy and I illustrate the first steps by writing examples. For more: https://www.faceboo...

Inkscape Tutorial: Calligraphy | Inkscape

One of the many great tools available in Inkscape is the Calligraphy tool. This tutorial will help you become acquainted with how that tool works, as well as demonstrate some basic techniques of the art of Calligraphy. Use , , or to scroll the pag...

The Beginner's Guide To Modern Calligraphy | The Postman's Knock

If you find yourself wanting to create calligraphy but have no idea where to start, then this is precisely the blog post for you. I’ll take you through what supplies to buy, how to hold the pen, a couple of tips and tricks, and how to practice. Tr...

25 Stunning Hand-Lettering & Calligraphy Designs | From Up North

While scanning the interweb for artwork to publish I often notice that there’s quite a lot of people out there that don’t really know the difference between typography, lettering and calligraphy. And it actually took me a while before I learned th...

Calligraphic Tool Adventures

Working with a Mitchell nib isn't easy, they can catch on the paper, they can drop unexpected blobs onto your work, and the reservoir has an extremely upsetting habit of falling off just as you are about to finish you piece, leaving something that...

36 Beautiful New Calligraphy Fonts For Designers - Vandelay Design

Having the right font is critical to good graphic design. If you're in need of a script or calligraphy font, here are 36 of the latest calligraphy fonts.

How To Practice Calligraphy | The Postman's Knock

This blog post can be summarized in one sentence: you’ve got to make your calligraphy practice a fun and enjoyable activity. However, in typical TPK fashion, I have more to say on the subject than just one sentence; thus this blog post! If you’re ...

How To Do Cheater Calligraphy | Dawn Nicole Designs

How to Do Cheater Calligraphy Press Play! Several of you have been asking for videos so I gave it a shot the other day (and not one of my kids busted in the room. Winning.) While I’m practicing traditional calligraphy, it’s not easy (especially ...

Diy Hand Lettering

Ever since I can remember I’ve loved beautiful handwritten notes, so you’ll understand my excitement when typography guru and self confessed font fanatic Gemma O’Brien (aka Mrs Eaves), offered to give us a lesson in hand lettering. Gemma rocketed ...

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