We’ll start off with the most basic lesson, that would be how to insert your nib into a pen holder correctly. I know you can struggle with things like this in the beginning. I show how to do this with a straight and an oblique holder.
Calligraphy Essentials Ep. 001: How to Insert a Nib Into a Pen Holder (Video)
A lot of you have been asking for videos on calligraphy, so I’m introducing this new format to my blog, a video series called Calligraphy Essentials. I’m very excited about this and I hope this is helpful for everyone! I’ll alternate the usual in-depth blog posts with short basic how-to's, common mistakes to avoid and other calligraphic tips and tricks. If you want to see and learn something specific, please let me know. I love to tailor the blog content and the videos to your questions, so feel free to follow along and leave a comment on Youtube!