Illuminated Manuscript. Yeah, I just went to the BYU Islamic Art exhibit. Bet you can't tell.

Illuminated Manuscript. Yeah, I just went to the BYU Islamic Art exhibit. Bet you can't tell.

▶ Calligraphy Exercises - Constructing the Alphabet - Walmir Medeiros - Excellent exercises and instruction for beginning calligraphers. It's a good idea to do these as a warm up before you start lettering every day, until you get comfortable. Notice he uses a pencil, which is many calligraphers' tool of choice, for layout and practice -- less messy, and it has a nice "drag" on the paper, giving you more control.

▶ Calligraphy Exercises - Constructing the Alphabet - Walmir Medeiros - Excellent exercises and instruction for beginning calligraphers. It's a good idea to do these as a warm up before you start lettering every day, until you get comfortable. Notice he uses a pencil, which is many calligraphers' tool of choice, for layout and practice -- less messy, and it has a nice "drag" on the paper, giving you more control.

Instructions for beginning calligraphers and lots of links and sample alphabets.

Instructions for beginning calligraphers and lots of links and sample alphabets.

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