Here you will learn the fundamentals of calligraphy. THE BASICS How to hold the pen; how to make good nib contact on the page; the direction of the nib to get the ink flowing; basic stroke techniques; and how to quality check that you're doing each and every step properly.
This course includes 7 lessons, with 7 videos demonstrating how each step is done. Lessons include worksheets for you to follow, that were done by the teacher in each video. PRACTICE is the key to success. These basics are vital for the rest of your calligraphy learning experience!
Once you're done this course, you will be ready to learn the more advanced techniques, that will be released in the following courses.
Award winning self taught calligrapher, published author, artist and teacher since 1977, is now providing online lessons on how to do calligraphy with her easy step by step methods of teaching. The purpose of teaching is to pass on down the baton to others, to keep this art form alive! Diane's unique method of teaching results in the ability to do calligraphy in a straight line, without the use or need for guidelines!!!