Instructions

Calligraphy instructions and alphabet templates

 

  • Calligraphy exercise books 1 and 2 for the learning of differnet script fonts
  • Alphabet Collection with manual for the use of lettering nibs
  • Exercisebook "D' Ecriture Anglaise"
  • Instruction leaflet for the use of flexible pen nibs
  • Instruction for the whittling of a bamboo pen

Calligraphy Exercise Book No. 1

Exercise Book No. 1 includes instructions plus 28 sheets with easy to follow patterns for the learning of 3 different calligraphy script fonts: Carolingian minuscule, Unzial and Bastarda Grande Llana.

Kalligraphie-Übungsblätter zum Erlernen der Kunstschriften Karolingische Minuskel, Unziale und Bastarda Grande Llana

Übungsblätter No. 1

Exercise Book No. 1

Preis: Price: 7,90 €

All letters are marked with arrows to illustrate the sequence of strokes for each letter. For each letter there is a line with brightened letters for going over and an empty line for own exercises.

Übungsblatt, Beispiel 1Übungsblatt, Beispiel 2

Übungsblatt, Beispiel 3

For Exercise Book No. 1 you need lettering nibs in two different stroke widths: 2.5mm and 3mm. A selection of lettering nibs can be found here.

Calligraphy Exercise Book No. 2

This exercise book includes instructions plus 28 sheets with easy to follow patterns for the learning of 3 different calligraphy script fonts: Gothic script, Schwabacher and Kanzleischrift.

All letters are labeled with arrows to illustrate the sequence of strokes. For each letter there is a line with brightened letters for going over and an empty line for own exercises.

Exercise Book, Example 1Exercise Book, Example 2

Exercise Book, Example 3

For Exercise Book No. 2 you need a 3mm lettering nib. Lettering nibs can be found here.

Alphabet Collection, Instruction booklet with 13 calligraphy script fonts

Included in the Alphabet Collection are instructions for the use of lettering pens as well as 13 calligraphy script fonts and 3 examples of text. Also included are instructions for the left-handed.

The booklet contains the following script fonts:

Roman Type, Roman Italic, Rustica, Unzial, Carolingian Minuscule, Bastarda Grande Llana, Italian Minuscule, Textur, Gothic Script, Schwabacher, Old English Letter, Kanzlei and Gröschke Semibold

Here you can view the alphabets contained in the booklet.

Alphabete-Sammlung mit Anleitung zum Schreiben mit der Bandzugfeder

Alphabete-Sammlung

Alphabet Collection

Preis: Price: 3,90 €

For the writing of the script fonts shown in the booklet, you need lettering nibs in different stroke widths. A selection of lettering nibs can be found here.

Writing with Lettering nibs, short manual

This small leaflet includes a short manual for the use of lettering nibs. The snares that often make calligraphy difficult in the beginning are explained in a brief but clear way to avoid trouble right from the start.

Das Schreiben mit der Bandzugfeder, Kurzanleitung

Das Schreiben mit der Bandzugfeder

The use of Lettering nibs

Preis: Price: 0,50 €

Exercise booklet, D' Ecriture Anglaise

Included in this small exercise booklet are 12 pages with patterns for the learning of the popular script "Anglaise". The manual is written in french language. Measures: 22.5 x 16.5cm, 12 pages

Übungsheft zum Schreiben der Englischen Schreibschrift AnglaiseBeispiel Übungsblatt Anglaise

Übungsheft für die Anglaise

Exercise booklet for Anglaise

Preis: Price: 5,83 €

For the writing of the letters in this booklet a pointed nib with medium flexibility is recommended. A selection of pointed nibs can be found here.

Instruction leaflet for the use of flexible pen nibs

This leaflet is available in German language only. Measures: 4-paged leaflet, 21 x 8.5cm (folded)

The content of the leaflet can be viewed here.

Instruction for the use of flexible pen nibs

Anleitung zum Schreiben mit elastischen Federn

Instruction leaflet for the use of flexible pen nibs

Preis: Price: 0,20 €

Instruction for the whittling of a bamboo pen

Leaflet with instructions for the whittling of a bamboo pen. Each step is illustrated with a descriptive picture. Measures: 7.5 x 14.8cm (folded)

The content of the leaflet can be viewed here.

Anleitung zum Schneiden einer Bambusfeder

Anleitung zum Schneiden einer Rohrfeder

Instruction for the whittling of a bamboo pen (in German language)

Preis: Price: 0,30 €