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Like you, we love the meditative process of dipping pen in ink and hearing the delicate scratch of the nib as we draw graceful letters across the page. We’re overcome with giddiness when we write the perfect capital “M”, try a new sparkly metallic ink, or finally get how to shade our letters so they pop off the page.

Calligraphy Crush Magazine brings together the best teachers and experts who inspire calligraphers to refine their lettering into amazing art to be shared with others and enjoyed as a hobby, side hustle, or full-time business.

Just keeps getting better!

Maureen and team outdo themselves issues after issue! Each issue is a work of art with beautiful pictures, well written stories and so many new tips and tricks. Thank you for continuing to do this labor of love!!

-WhatsOnMyMind

Beautiful photography with amazing content!

Such a beautiful magazine with lots of articles to learn from! Plus it’s amazing to come across videos in the middle of a written article. Technology at your fingertips helping you learn!

-Esme Jonsson

The best!!

This is, Hands Down, the Best Calligraphy Periodical I’ve ever received!!! Each issue has More than 100 pages of Information and Tutorials from some of the Best Calligraphers from around the World!

-TMTMOM

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The latest issue

Issue 11 – Broad Strokes In Calligraphy

“Broad Strokes in Calligraphy” features artists who blend historic broad pen hands with contemporary pointed pen scripts to create stunning compositions. We also share the work of three internationally-renowned calligraphers who have interpreted Romans, Foundational, Blackletter, and Uncial with pointed pen, creating exciting styles you will want to add to your repertoire. Meet our Cover Artist – Susan Lui is a Singapore-based calligrapher and instructor who is versatile in numerous styles such as Copperplate, Spencerian, Italic, Uncial, and Gothicized Italic. She is known for her soft transitions in ink color from one letter to the next, and often employs gilding and…

The best of the best

Meet our expert contributors

Heidi Davidson

Issue 2: Crafty Calligraphers

Kim Cook

Issue 2: Crafty Calligraphers

Belinda Chim

Issue 3: Brush with Excellence

Alisse Courter

Issue 3: Brush with Excellence

Andre Cataluna

Issue 3: Brush with Excellence

Selena Ashley

Issue 3: Brush with Excellence

Missy Briggs

Issue 2: Crafty Calligraphers

Kathy Barker

Issue 2: Crafty Calligraphers

Jen Grove

Issue 2: Crafty Calligraphers

Tania Hearn

Issue 2: Crafty Calligraphers

Our editor-in-chief

About Maureen Vickery

I’m Maureen Vickery, a professional calligrapher and the publisher and editor of Calligraphy Crush. I’ve formed life-long friendships with teachers and fellow students I’ve met at calligraphy workshops and conferences, guild meetings, and on social media. I love our calligraphy community! Many of these amazing artists have generously offered their insight and expertise to Calligraphy Crush readers.

I want you to get to know these mah-velous calligraphers plus many more who are also passionate about sharing their knowledge with fellow creatives.

Maureen Vickery