Tag: handwriting

guide to handwriting books

Q&A: How Do I Use A French Handwriting Exercise Book?

An Introductory Guide To How To Use Each Book And Progress Your Handwriting This is a guide to how to use the six-stages of French handwriting books from Clairefontaine. It will guide…
what is seyes paper?

Q&A: What Is Seyes Paper?

A simple explanation of how this seemingly complicated French paper ruling system is meant to work Summary It is a question that many, if not most people, will ask when confronted by…
j herbin metallic inks

Review: J Herbin Metallic Inks

Watch as people gather around like a flock of mesmerised birds. It's the J Herbin Metallic inks... Brace yourselves! I was thinking about how to talk about these inks but figured that…
reasons to switch to dot paper

3 Reasons To Switch To Dot Paper

Have you ever wondered what the fuss about dot paper is about? As a dot paper convert of many years I thought I would share my feelings on dot paper and give…
J Herbin Fluorescent inks on black paper under UV light

Review: J Herbin fluorescent inks

Hand on heart I know nothing about calligraphy. I would like to learn, but at this very moment it is what it is. There are all sorts of supplies you can pick…