Calligraphy at its best – Jean Larcher publishes imposing work on calligraphy

A book is to be published this March that provides extensive examples of calligraphic script: Traits de Caractère – Character Traits – Linien mit Charakter by the French calligrapher Jean Larcher. On its 624 pages, the book presents some 300 [...]

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“Scribe” – the latest book by John Stevens

In his book “Scribe: Artist of the Written Word”, the American calligrapher John Stevens provides a retrospective of the highlights of his typographic oeuvre. His work in the realms of calligraphy and letter design passes in review on its 264 pages. [...]

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Vivacious, dynamic and robust:
the calligraphic font Excritura

Excritura is the third typeface to be published by Spanish typographic designer Alex Camacho. This handwritten-like italic has its own individual personality and stands out in comparison with more typical calligraphic fonts thanks to the unusual styling. The result is [...]

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The calligraphic Meroe font from Peter Becker:
a quite special individual character

Initially intended for the logo of a product name, Meroe was finally expanded by Peter Becker to create a complete typeface. With its calligraphic character, it lends a very personal feel, especially through the open forms within the lines. This [...]

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