Calligraphy Alphabet Tutorials- Ornate Modern Calligraphy & Lettering Design
Calligraphy Alphabet Tutorials: Modern Ornate Script with Flourishes
Here are some calligraphy alphabet tutorials and longer quotes and lettering design ideas. I eventually will end up covering all the letter from A-Z. I will ultimately keep coming back and each week and upload and add new letters to hopefully complete the alphabet. I aim to give you a good range of calligraphy alphabets to inspire you and to prompt you to start practicing your own ornate modern calligraphy.
I have also added a selection of names and calligraphy words with flourishes to add some variety and show how you can go about combining smaller and larger letters together to create a meaningful, beautiful piece of calligraphy design. These are all also wonderful forms of lettering design inspiration that can be used for interesting branding design as well.
Ornate Modern Calligraphy – How long have I been doing this?
It has been 5 years since I have been working on and developing my calligraphy skills. In the first year I was rather in love with my calligraphy but I had no idea how terrible it was. Constant practice is the way that you will see some real results over time. It takes time to learn a craft properly and to master it completely.
Only by consistently creating calligraphy, over time you will begin to see and start to gain a signature style. My signature calligraphy, lettering style is somewhere between modern and traditional calligraphy. I adore spencerian and copperplate calligraphy.
If you’d like to know my experience for which calligraphy nib to use, or which nib lasts the longest, please visit this blogpost.