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Calligraphy and Chinese Brush Painting: Tools & Materials

Calligraphy Essentials

Modern calligraphy requires little to no investment. You may already have some, most, or all of the items listed here. These are the basic supplies to consider:

  • Holders
  • Nibs
  • Paper
  • Ink

Holders

Finding pen holders:

Nibs

Finding nibs:

Paper

Finding paper:

Ink

Finding ink: