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Start 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!
1. 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!
2. 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!
3. 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.
4. 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.
5. 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!
6. 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!
7. 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!
8. You’re on your way to learning how to write modern calligraphy!
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