Italic writing example: Christmas 2007 postcard
2007 - When I discovered italic nib...
03/12/2006 - When I discovered flexible nib... and the best place to learn how to use them...
2007, Studying copperplate calligraphy
2008 - Handwriting examples
2008 - Italic example
2008 - Modifying a Jinhao FP nib
2008 - Studying copperplate calligraphy. Writte with a Guillott 303 nib and oblique pen holder
02/2008 - Written with a reform 1.9 calligraphy nib and Private Reserve "Shore Gold" ink
02/2008 - Writing with golden ink and poster nib
03/2008. Using gold & silver inks with flexible nib (Leonhardt EF principal)
03/2008 - Copying exercise from caliken's example - gouache and round-hand square nib. A special thank to caliken: with him I've discovered the wonderful world of ancient calligraphy.
03/2008. Not sure of the character, there's a font called "ruritania"
03/2008. Gothicized italic calligraphy. Gouache with round-hand square nib on a heavy weight dark blue paper.
04/2008 - Fraktur calligraphy, lowercase
03/2008 - Fraktur calligraphy, uppercase
03/2008 - Fraktur calligraphy with cadel flourishing
03/2008 - Fraktur calligraphy
03/2008 - Copperplate sample with fountain pen
03/2008 - Fraktur alphabet
05/2008. Writing in fraktur style
07/2008. Writing in copperplate style with a vintage black chased hard rubber (bchr) Waterman's 52
08/2008. My Moleskine diary
12/2008. Wish you a merry Chrystmas
12/2008. Merry Christmas and Happy New year
02/2009. Italicized M nib on a Dannitu 222
02/2009. Italicized B nib on a Kaweco Sport
03/2009. Copperplate sample with an Astura fountain pen, "Arabian Rose" PR ink and Clairefontain "saint seyes" paper.
04/2009. Copperplate studying:
A citation from Gordon Turner's "The technique of Copperplate calligraphy" book.
Same as before image, but bigger resolution.
04/2009. Free style ornament on Copperplate script
04/2009. Italic writing, answering in a poll on FPN.
Diamine "Kelly Green" ink.
05/2009.A letter written in Spencerian script.
Parker Quink black and Swan SF2 fp.
06/2009.Well, not to auto-celebrate my own calligraphy, just writing what I keep in mind...
Parker Quink Red and Inco Saratoga flex nib.
06/2009. Reinassance ornamented cursive for a Machiavelli's quote, from his "Prince" opera.
06/2009. Brano della poesia "Desiderata", di Max Ehrmann
05/2009.Italic script, written with Manuscript "Shadow" (scroll) nib
07/2009. Moleskine diary 2009
07/2009. Writing on Post-it
08/2009. A transcription of my friend's poetry, Assunta.
08/2009. Practice, practice, evermore practice.
08/2009. A bit of fun with photoshop (inverted colors): first row written in blue, 2nd in brown, 3rd in red and (obviously) white background.
08/2009. Another bit of fun with some attempt to flourishing with a flexible nib.
11/2009. Taking notes with a Waterman's pink nib
11/2009. Italic nib practice, fraktur script.
11/2009. A post-it