Calligraphy writing and fonts are just lovely. Whether writing invitations, a thoughtful note or just about anything – it looks so pretty done with a calligraphy hand. While learning to write calligraphy does take some practice and patience, most people discover they can do calligraphy.
Here are some of our favorite calligraphy websites. Whether you’d like to learn to write calligraphy or add a calligraphy font to your computer, these websites are very useful. Enjoy beautiful calligraphy!
Calligraphy for Everyone
Calligraphy for Everyone reminds us that the word “calligraphy” means “beautiful writing” and we’d certainly have to agree. At this website you’ll find a free italic handwriting lesson and the entire “You Can Do Calligraphy” book is listed online, helping you to learn 5 of the most popular calligraphy alphabets: Italic, Blackletter, Roman, Bookhand and Unical. Lessons go step by step, taking you from a beginner to an intermediate calligrapher.
Beautiful calligraphy at http://www.studioarts.net/calligraphy/
The Calligraphy Centre is one of the prettiest calligraphy websites we’ve seen. Admire lovely calligraphy fonts – both traditional and unique. There is both a blog and classes ideal for the beginning calligraphy student. A great resources section that is very useful to anyone that enjoys calligraphy.
Beautiful calligraphy at http://www.calligraphycentre.com/
At this website you’ll find helpful step by step lessons to help you learn both calligraphy and penmanship. Note: the lessons are for personal use only. Learn about IAMPETH and the benefits of being a member. Read the history of this society dedicated to calligraphy and penmanship. Learn about the annual convention.
Beautiful calligraphy at http://www.iampeth.com/lessons.php
DaFont Calligraphy Fonts
This website is an ideal place to visit if you’d like to make your computer documents pretty, using a calligraphy font. You’ll find dozens of beautiful calligraphy fonts here to choose from. From classic to unique and basic to very elaborate – there is something here for everyone. Calligraphy fonts are perfect for special event invitations, poems, a thoughtful note or anything you’d like to look special. Easy download and free to use.
Beautiful calligraphy at http://www.dafont.com/theme.php?cat=601
At Jenni Bick’s website you’ll find a beginning lesson in calligraphy that is very useful. Print it out or use it from your computer. Bick goes step by step, explaining how to use the diagram to create pretty letters. Both letters and numbers are shown, so you can make all of your writing look attractive with a calligraphic hand.
Beautiful calligraphy at http://www.jennibick.com/learning-calligraphy.html
Urban Fonts Calligraphy Fonts
At Urban Fonts you’ll find many beautiful calligraphy fonts to download and add to your computer. Whether looking for a traditional calligraphy font or something more unique, you’ll find a great calligraphy font at Urban Font. Fonts are rated and have comments so you can see what others think about these same fonts.
Beautiful calligraphy at http://www.urbanfonts.com/fonts/calligraphy-fonts.htm