A Simple Guide to Brush Markers
UPDATE: Beginner Brush Lettering Workshop is now available!!! CLICK HERE to find out more and register. It’s pretty freaking awesome, if I do say so myself. I’ve had so much fun traveli…
Fountain Pen Inks Infographic, Categorization of Inks
The Fountain Pen Inks Infographic, A Categorization of Fountain Pen Inks from Pen Chalet. Different types of fountain pen inks by properties of the ink.
Vintage Pencil Art
I ran across a link to these images on LEXIKALIKER and I just had to post them here. Gunther posted pages from an A.H. Faber catalog from 1897. Many pages are price lists but the illustrated pages contain beautiful color lithography of their products... just terrific stuff. A.W. Faber ended the preface to this catalog with: "...a confident hope that the universal favor so long accorded to my trade-mark will be cheerfully perpetuated."Cheerfully indeed Mr. Faber! Danke schoen the post…
I got my set of handmade, custom-tweaked plumas alterlatinas from Vero and Ale in Argentina. They looked so cool the way they were packed I had to shoot them before I took them out of the box. With my renewed interest in calligraphy, I'm really excited to try them. I'll find some time this weekend! UPDATE 2012!!! Plumas alterlatinas.... LOTS of fun! Get some! I use them any excuse I can conjure up every day.... even writing checks to pay bills. ha! Makes it fun! And see the wonderful…
Guide to Choosing a Brush Pen for Calligraphy
The JetPens Blog provides pen and paper reviews, artist interviews, and helpful tips and guides on how to get the most of your writing instruments.
Chuji Fude Brush Pen No. 22
Product Description Kuretake The Chuji Fude Brush Pen No. 22 has a medium brush tip that works great for calligraphy and lettering. It features Black water-based pigment ink.
1910s MUSIC RASTRUM MANUSCRIPT NIB PEN UNUSUAL RARE MINT DIP ANTIQUE VINTAGE PEN
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Nina Benito Tran on Instagram: “When asked for nib recommendations, I often tell people that I haven't tried very many nibs. The few that I love tend to be medium flex…”
When asked for nib recommendations I often tell people that I haven't tried very many nibs. The few that I love tend to be medium flex nibs (like the Gs). I'm warming up to the more flexible ones though. Here are my favorite nibs: 1. NIKKO G: Sharp medium flex. My go-to nib 2. TACHIKAWA G: Sharp medium flex. Feels just like a Nikko G 3. ZEBRA G: Sharp slightly more flexible than the Nikko and Tachikawa G. 4. BRAUSE STENO 361 "Blue Pumpkin": Blunt medium flex. Thick hairlines thick sw...