How to Learn Calligraphy Without Tools

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 not … Read more

Beach Calligraphy: Calligraphy with a Rake

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

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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, gifts and … Read more

Best Calligraphy Set for Beginners – Modern Calligraphy

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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

How to Practice Calligraphy – Tips and Habits

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Whether you are learning something for the first time, or it’s been a while practice is a huge component to learning. Repetition is the key to improvement for any skill and calligraphy is no exception. I know from experience that you get rusty pretty quickly from lack of practice. From switching in between scripts or … 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 pointed pen modern 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 this art. … Read more