If you’re going to jump right into real calligraphy, your supply shopping list will be a bit longer. For example, to learn how to write calligraphy, you’ll need:
- Pens (what holds the nibs)
Again, you may also want to invest in some tracing paper.
Go here for a complete calligraphy for beginners shopping list.
Once you have your supplies on hand, you can finally start learning how to write in calligraphy. I recommend getting started with free learning resources like:
Here are some informative YouTube videos that are sure to make learning how to write calligraphy a bit easier!
How to Start Writing Calligraphy
How to Learn Modern Calligraphy Tutorial
How To: Calligraphy | Easy and Inexpensive
If you’ve gone through most of the free calligraphy resources available and want to learn how to write calligraphy in a more advanced manner, it may be time to invest in some other resources. (I’m talking about books!) Don’t worry, these how to calligraphy for beginners books aren’t too pricey. Here are some highly rated options from Amazon:
- Lettering and Modern Calligraphy
- Learn Calligraphy: The Complete Book of Lettering and Design
- Mastering Copperplate Calligraphy
- The Calligrapher’s Bible
If you utilize these FREE calligraphy alphabet letters and other inexpensive calligraphy resources, you’ll learn how to write calligraphy in no time! Enjoy! 🙂
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