Sentence Examples

  • The art teacher was proficient in the art of calligraphy.
  • George Thomson's The Illuminated Lettering Kit: Materials, Techniques, & Projects for Decorative Calligraphy includes a good instruction book and the materials you'll need to create your own calligraphy.
  • In the English-speaking world, we most often think of calligraphy as having to do with Latin and the illuminated manuscripts, often religious in nature, that were printed by hand by scribes in the days before moveable type.
  • Western calligraphy can be traced back to the Roman alphabet, but several other societies, including the Mayans, Indians, Japanese, Chinese, and Persians, have used calligraphy alphabets to beautifully express the written word.
  • Whether you're just getting started with calligraphy or are an expert hoping to learn some new techniques, home-based calligraphy classes offer a fun and convenient way to learn about this exciting craft.