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Before you go any further... Hi, I'm Jenni Liandu! 
I am a professional calligrapher and designer, and my obsession is teaching others how to create beautiful calligraphy while finding rest and peace. I am excited to share some more with the world, I am glad you're here!

I’ve come across hundreds of lefties who think that writing calligraphy isn’t possible. It’s simply not true. Our very own Laura is a left-handed writer without any prior experience of calligraphy, so we have set her the task of giving it a try! Find out how she got on with The Calligraphy Box below.

Yes, lefties can write calligraphy too!

The Calligraphy Envelope Exchange

A couple of months ago we were focusing on envelope writing at The Calligraphy Box, our monthly subscription for learning and practicing calligraphy. This box was filled with examples and inspiration to create envelopes that are works of art! Alongside this box, we set up the Envelope Exchange – a perfect way for our subscribers to show off their calligraphy and connect with others around the UK and the world.  

Example of pointed pen calligraphy

Have you ever had a problem with a calligraphy nib? So many issues faced by beginners can be fixed by cleaning your nibs, it’s an important and often forgotten step. It’s not rocket science or difficult, so here are some useful methods to know about. New nibs arrive with a thin coating on them to […]

Calligraphy 101 – How To Clean Your Nibs