Calligraphy Videos

Spencerian:


Italic:


Italic for Lefthanders:






Pen and Ink crosshatching (using pen and ink to draw life-like pictures)


Using ball point pen to draw life-like picture








Calligraphy how to
Chinese calligraphy
Calligraphy, Medieval
Copperplate (calligraphy)
Calligraphy, Medieval examples
Calligraphy, Hebrew example
Calligraphy, Copperplate, example
Chinese calligraphy example
Calligraphy, Chinese, example


http://www.studioarts.net/calligraphy/
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vw4nUdHYQ4E
A really neat Youtube video that shows someone doing calligraphy upsidedown--you can really see the rhythm of writing in calligraphy from this video (no matter whether writing upsidedown or rightsideup).
http://www.inkscape.org/doc/calligraphy/tutorial-calligraphy.html
This has a good analysis of how pen nibs work.
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http://www.chinapage.org/calligraphy.html
Chinese is an ideographic language, which means that each word has its own written sign. Calligraphy has an honored place in the history of Chinese art.
http://depts.washington.edu/chinaciv/callig/callmain.htm
Another good website on Chinese calligraphy
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http://web.ceu.hu/medstud/manual/MMM/
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Copperplate
http://www.6nc.org/about6nc/copperplate.html
A good history of copperplate script
http://www.zanerian.com/Lessons.html
Online copperplate script lessons!
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Examples

medieval_manuscript.jpg
manuscript_medieval.jpg
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hebrew_calligraphy.JPG
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copperplate_columbus,_oh.jpg
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chinese_scroll.jpg
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