How important is the pen holder when buying a calligraphy pen?

Part of the calligraphy equipment that can be overlooked but is definitely an integral part of the calligrapher’s utensils is the calligraphy pen holder. Holders can be made of wood or plastic, with the very rare and very noble Venetian glass also being an option. They are often combined with metal fittings. When choosing a…

Design Kanji symbols with calligraphy fonts for your tattoo design

As more and more Japanese culture is recognized in a world, Kanji symbols also become very popular for designs, especially as tattoo designs. However, many people do not really understand that there are many different calligraphy fonts that can be applied to kanji symbols, and Japanese use different styles for different purposes. Some of these…

Calligraphy art can help dyslexia

During my elementary school days I could not spell. I had no problem remembering symbols, but letters would not sit somehow. The English teacher spontaneously asked us to close our textbooks and say a word from a previous list we had written. When my name was called, I gaped and said nothing. Needless to say…