Easy Peasy Modern Calligraphy: Writing Lovely Letters in Faux-lligraphy

Beth Hunt, In love with calligraphy since I was 12

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6 Videos (16m)
    • Class Introduction

      1:33
    • Step 1 : Getting Your Supplies

      1:48
    • Step 2 : Creating Your Guidelines

      2:29
    • Step 3 : Sketching In Pencil

      2:26
    • Step 4 : Flourishing Your Lettering

      2:02
    • Step 5 : Inking Your Design

      5:56

About This Class

Have you always wanted to learn calligraphy but haven't known where to begin? See how easy writing pretty letters can be when you begin with what's called "Faux-lligraphy," also known as fake calligraphy. Faux-lligraphy is a wonderful way to achieve a beautiful calligraphy look without needing any special calligraphy supplies, and also provides a great foundation for progressing into pointed pen calligraphy and brush lettering. In this class I'll show you how to write in Faux-lligraphy in 5 quick and easy steps. Let's get started!

55 of 59 students recommendSee All

So easy to follow and understand. Very approachable!
The class is very easy to understand and follow, the instructions couldn't be easier and when you see the final result it's really satisfying, plus you can use whatever you have at home, without any special supply requirements. Thank you! :)
good tip on leaving your elbow on table

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Beth Hunt

In love with calligraphy since I was 12

I'm Beth and I have loved the art of calligraphy since I was about 12 years old, when Santa Claus gave me a calligraphy set for Christmas. Pens and pretty papers are a few of my favorite things, and I am blessed to do something I truly, deeply love. While addressing a friend's wedding envelopes in 2009, I was inspired to start my own calligraphy business, and Beth Hunt Calligraphy was born. I want to inspire anyone who wants to create pretty letters to try their hand at lettering and calligra...

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