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  • Plastics, a Four-Letter Word

    Plastics, a Four-Letter Word

    27 August 2019

    Sir David Attenborough is a bit of a crusader. At an age when many people have succumbed to tartan slippers and mobility scooters - or worse, the ultimate bed-rest - he's still out there, bringing the natural world into our living rooms. And despite being ......Read More

  • Artsynibs - One Year On

    Artsynibs - One Year On

    9 August 2019

    A guest post by Artsynibs, who we were lucky enough to learn a lot from back when she taught a calligraphy workshop here at Cult Pens. About this time last year, I shared the beginnings of the Artsynibs journey as part of Cult Pens' World Calligraphy ......Read More

  • The History of Calligraphy

    The History of Calligraphy

    9 August 2019

    At the risk of being assaulted by a sharpened nib, may I just say that we don't need to do calligraphy these days. Word (other word processors are available!) has a pretty comprehensive list of different typefaces to choose from, and scanners and photocopiers make ......Read More

  • Blink Lettering

    Blink Lettering

    9 August 2019

    A guest post from Milly of Blink Lettering - how she got started with calligraphy, and how it became more than just a hobby. How it all started I’m a graphic designer by day, which I absolutely love, I feel so lucky that I get to be ......Read More

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