Modern Pointed-Pen Calligraphy (DVD)


Express yourself through the art of calligraphy.

Skill Level


What You Get

  • DVD with 4 video lessons
  • Full-color, printed reference materials booklet, including a supply list and reference images
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Includes closed captioning


  • $4.99 flat rate shipping in US
  • Free shipping on US orders over $99.00
  • Free US return shipping

Class Overview

In an increasingly digital world, the tangible feeling of a handwritten note is both personal and meaningful. Join artist Laura Lavender as she teaches you the basics of modern calligraphy and hand lettering. You’ll explore a range of tools and techniques to form letters, words, symbols and more.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Intro, Tools & Setup
Meet calligrapher Laura Lavender and begin class with a brief introduction to hand-lettering using some examples. Laura then goes over the tools and materials you'll need to get started, including pens, nibs and more.
2. Essential Exercises
3. Minuscules & Variations
4. Majuscules & Numbers

Recommended with this product

  • Pen holder
  • Nibs (a list is in your class materials)
  • Ink

Taught by

Laura Lavender
Laura Lavender
Laura Lavender is an artist from Vancouver Island, Canada, and author of the best-selling book "Creative Lettering & Beyond.” Since 2008, Laura has served as a calligrapher and illustrator for numerous greeting card companies and fashion designers. Her work has been featured in many books, magazines and other publications.

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