This is a quick full guide on how to put together a calligraphy pen, so that you can start writing some calligraphy and learn this amazing craft!
I will show you all the Basics of Handlettering in this complete guide. You will learn about Composition, the right tools, color and Letters.
The question "What is the difference between Handlettering, Calligraphy, and Typography?" is one, that I came across a lot. So I will answer this question in detail and to the best of my knoledge here.
The short aswer to the question, "is calligraphy cursive" is: not always. Calligraphy can be cursive but it doesn´t have to. There are hundrets of scripts and only a few oth them are indeed written cursive.
What is the x-height, how do you determine itand how it helps you with writing calligraphy. I will go over calculating the line heights and how to scale them up.
Every now and then i get ask the question "is calligraphy art?" With this article I am trying to hopefully answer this question once and for all!
Is calligraphy realy so hard to learn? I will give you an answer and some tipps on how to learn calligraphy a little bit easier while still having fun.
In this comprehensive tutorial I will show you how to assemble, clean and prepare or in short how to use calligraphy pens.