Learn Modern Gothic Calligraphy: Beginners Course

Constantin K., Lettering Tattoo Artist

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7 Videos (53m)
    • I. History - Origin and terms

    • II. Tools - Pilot Parallel Pen, Inks, Paper

    • III. Theory - Letter Elements / Calligraphy vs. Lettering

    • IV. Gothic Textura Alphabet

    • V. Composition - General Rules

    • VI. Inner Game - Mastering Patience

    • VII. Practice - Calligraphy Sessions


About This Class

In this class you'll know:

  • What is Gothic, how and when it was founded?
  • How to write Gothic calligraphy and what tools to use?
  • What size of letters in Modern Calligraphy?
  • How to learn a font?
  • What is balanced composition?

For this class you'll need:
1. Pilot Parallel Pen
2. A3 Office Paper
3. Tablet or Some wide surface
4. A bit of Patience and Commitment 

19 of 19 students recommendSee All

He is excellent but again we need to see each letter created--- one by one--- Alice Young is the model
Jane Halliwell Green

Spiritual Medium

this was very basic and overal preview of calligraphy
Perfect for beginners, you get all the information you need to dive right into calligraphic lettering. Worksheets are a welcome and helpful plus.





Constantin K.

Lettering Tattoo Artist

Children Design Center
Oct 2000 - May 2009

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