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 nibs can produce a thick line. Using a pointed nib, the artist applies pressure to the nib, it opens the tines, and this produces a thicker line.  Applying a different…

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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 brush strokes. Brush Strokes Master these five basic strokes and you’ll soon be writing with a Brush Pen! Heavy pressure is applied on the downward stroke and light pressure is…

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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 to learn how to write with a Brush Pen much quicker.  To help you, Lindsey Bugbee from TPK kindly shared her Brush Pen Drill Sheet and Brush Pen Worksheet. Over…

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