The Difference Between Calligraphy, Handlettering and Typography

I believe the confusion between the art forms ballooned with hashtags, because similar topics are usually tagged with each other and these three are very intertwined. It is well known in social media that you don’t have to be correct when you hashtag anything, so naturally over time the lines between them blurred a bit. … Read more

Beach Calligraphy

Hello! Glad you could make it! This post is dedicated to a little passion project video called “Beach Calligraphy” I made in 2017. It’s purpose is to entertain and try to inspire people who are learning calligraphy to keep practicing and to showcase how dynamic the skill of calligraphy is. How to do Beach Calligraphy: … Read more

How to do Calligraphy with a Pencil

Calligraphy-with-a-pencil

Learning calligraphy is a rewarding hobby with many different applications and for a lot of people it is hard to start. One of the barriers that many people think that they need all these fancy tools and inks but that just isn’t true! The paid tools are better suited for more professional calligraphy like gifts … Read more

Best Calligraphy Set for Beginners – Modern Calligraphy

The best Calligraphy Set for Beginners Modern Calligraphy V2

A good calligraphy set for beginners is one of the best ways to jump start anyone’s learning. That paired with the free practice sheets and resources here at Calligrascape will definitely boost your learning. When I first started learning about calligraphy there were so many tools out there that the Instagram users I followed were … Read more

The Best Calligraphy Nib for Beginners & Nib Basics

The Best Calligraphy Nib For Beginners

Having the best calligraphy nibs for your writing style are an essential part of modern calligraphy (aka pointed pen calligraphy). I believe that there is a nib for everyone out there and this guide should help you learn the basics of calligraphy nibs and give you the best starting point for you to jump into … Read more

Best Calligraphy Paper: 4 Options Compared Side by Side

The Best Calligraphy Paper

When embarking on any calligraphy venture, whether project or practice, some sort of paper will be definitely involved. Walking into your local craft store you can be bombarded with the large amounts of types and kinds of paper. If you are anything like me you start questioning: What kinds of paper are best? What paper … Read more

4 Free Printable Calligraphy Practice Sheets (PDF Download)

4 Free Calligraphy Practice Sheets

Free Calligraphy Practice Sheets = Quickest Learning Calligraphy practice sheets are all the rage these days, and FREE makes everything even better. The reason for this popularity is that there is no better way to give yourself structured practice when you are first starting out. Once you get a handle on your first script, you will understand … Read more

How to do Modern Brush Calligraphy with a Crayola Marker Tutorial

How to Do Calligraphy with a Crayola Marker Tutorial

Learning the art of calligraphy is a great hobby that is pretty easy to pick up but difficult to master. With a steady hand, a few tools and a lot of practice you can create alphabets, sell art, design tattoos or make wedding invitations. The problem for many new writers seems to be they do … Read more