There are about a million different kinds of papers in the world, and I’m sure that this blog post leaves some of them out! However, I often receive questions about what paper to use for calligraphy, so I want to share some of my favorites with you. This post is broken into application categories: best papers for practice, best papers for projects, etc., so no matter what you’re working on, you’ll find a recommendation!
Archives for December 2015
In this blog post, you’ll learn about how and, to some degree, where, to find the best calligraphy envelopes for your project. Whether you’re calligraphing for an event or sending some snail mail “just because”, this article will help you to make more informed buying decisions!
In this blog post, you’ll learn two more ways to draw beautiful, multipurpose calligraphy swirls! This article wraps up the Calligraphy Swirls series with descriptive photos, easy-to-understand explanations, and a tutorial video.
In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to make two impressive-looking calligraphy swirls that will add va-voom to any piece of lettering! If you’re a visual learner like me, the two videos included in this post will help you to gain a firm understanding of the concepts. So, without further ado, I present to you part I of this tutorial duo!
Today’s blog post is short but mighty! Not only does it provide you with the chance to win an artisan-made oblique calligraphy pen, but you’ll also get a little bit of low-fuss envelope calligraphy inspiration in a ~10 minute video. You just might be the lucky person who gets to kick off 2016 with an awesome new calligraphy toy!