How toStart Learning Modern Calligraphy
8 steps
What you’ll need
Rhodia Notepad
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Sumi Ink
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Nib Holder
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Modern Calligraphy Practice Sheet
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Nikko G Nib
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Put your nib into the nib holder. Make sure it’s secure!
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Dip your nib in the ink just past the hole on the nib. Tap it to get any excess off!
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Practice writing thin upstrokes. Don’t put pressure on your pen - keep it light!
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Practice making thick downstrokes by applying pressure as the pen moves down.
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Put it together by making loops with thin upstrokes and thicker downstrokes.
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Use your modern calligraphy practice sheet to start practicing letters!
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Put the letters together to make words. Your name is a great thing to practice!
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You’re on your way to learning how to write modern calligraphy!
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