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This is the best place on this website to start learning from scratch. Start with the basic rules and work your way up, all the way to flourishing. This is the one stop page for all our beginner brush calligraphy articles.
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Learn the foundational rule that accompanies all calligraphy, as well as the brush calligraphy guidelines to help keep your work clean and beautiful.
More important than you realise, because it can extend (or destroy) the life of your pens and make learning that much more enjoyable (or frustrating).
Learn the basic up stroke, downstroke, oval and reverse oval, used in making many different letters.
Learn the last of the basic strokes which include the compound curve, the entry and exit stroke.
Some handy tips to move beyond the basics and personalise your calligraphy style.
Make sure you’re holding the pen right to make the most out of your practices.
If you only have a pencil, don’t worry! You can still learn calligraphy. Find out how here.
Learn the difference in a few important terms to make sure you can search the right words when learning your own style.
A few tips to help you remove the shaky lines you may experience while you practice.
One of the cheapest ways to start learning calligraphy.