Calligraphy Resources

With calligraphy, having the right materials is just the beginning. Learning and using calligraphy is the real challenge. With this in mind, the Scribblers team have been developing the website adding useful content and resources to help you. In our resource section you will find articles on all aspects of calligraphy from choosing calligraphy equipment and materials, learning different lettering styles and guidance on how to develop your skills and create final pieces of work. Calligraphy tips are shared via Facebook and for calligraphy inspiration follow us on Pinterest.
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Introduction to Brush Pen Lettering

Introduction Nowadays, most calligraphy is produced using metal nibs.  Some steel nibs have a pointed tip, whilst others have a straight-edge shape. Both types of …

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Learn Brush Pen Lettering

With some practice, you can soon learn Brush Pen Lettering. As with many other calligraphy styles, letters are built up from combining a few basic …

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Brush Pen Lettering Tutorials

In previous Brush Pen Lettering posts, we explained how to write with a Brush Pen. By mastering the five basic brush strokes you are able …

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The Calligraphy & Lettering Arts Society (CLAS)

The Calligraphy & Lettering Arts Society (CLAS) is one of the largest western lettering society in the world. It is based in the United Kingdom …

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The Lettering Arts Trust

Scribblers is committed to developing the traditional art of calligraphy.  So we are delighted, therefore, to support the Lettering Arts Trust, a charity dedicated to …

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When things go wrong… Dealing with it

There’s a whole article on reducing the chances of things going wrong, but sometimes with the best care we still find something has gone awry. …

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Calligraphy Projects – Planning for Success

As a calligrapher the questions you’re likely to be asked include “How long did it take you?”, “did you do it on the computer?” and …

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Your Local Calligraphy Group Needs You!

As a visitor to this page, we will assume that calligraphy is of interest to you. Maybe you’re just thinking about taking it up, or …

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Dealing with Ink and Paper Problems

Every calligrapher will have experienced a fabulous moment – however fleeting –  when all the materials (paper, nib, ink) are in harmony, and the letters …

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