Friday Night Flicks: Demonstration of Arabic Script Calligraphy

Another calligraphic video this week, this time featuring the work of New York-based calligrapher Elinor Aishah Holland.

 

 

Traditionally this type of lettering would have been done with a reed pen. If you want to try making your own reed pen this weekend, there’s an instruction video here (poor image quality but very clear steps) and written instructions here.

About Byopia Press

I have been working in the book arts field for more than twenty years, and operating Byopia Press with my husband David since the late 1990s. I began producing artist's books and altered books in 2004.
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