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Inku Kumar  Calligraphy Institute

JE-5, Ground Floor

Opposite Tikona Park, Khirki Extension, Malviya Nagar

New Delhi 110017

Call: Inku Kumar - +91-9811991197  l    inkukumar@gmail.com


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CALLIGRAPHY




What is Calligraphy?

Before there were computers to do our writing for us, people depended on writing text by hand. For formal texts and meaningful pieces, many people relied on calligraphy, which was a form of beautiful and ornamental handwriting.
Calligraphy has been used since ancient times, and many civilizations incorporated it into their texts, including ancient Greeks, Romans, and Chinese. In fact, the word calligraphy is derived from two Greek words: kalli, which means beautiful and graphia, which means writing.
The tools and supplied used for calligraphy have changed a bit throughout the years, however. Calligraphers in past years, for instance, used stiff bristled paint brushes and pens made from wood or large feathers. These writing implements were dipped into bottles of ink before they were used for writing.
Modern calligraphers are still able to use old fashioned calligraphy tools, but they also have the option of choosing from tools that are much easier to use. Calligraphy markers, for instance, are special markers that have flat or angled tips necessary for making special calligraphy lettering. Ink cartridges can also be inserted into special calligraphy pens, and this is typically much less messy than dipping the pen tips into ink.
The special tips of calligraphy pens enable the users to create unusual and ornate letters. The majority of these tips are wider than most modern pens. Some tips have straight edges, while some tips have angles edges. The tips are split in half, and they separate when pressure is applied.
The rise in the popularity of the modern computer brought about the use of several different fonts, from plain to ornate. Although computers and font designers can easily replicate calligraphy letters, there is still somewhat of a demand for calligraphers that use traditional methods as well.

CALLIGRAPHY : Come learn the art at CALLIART

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Calliart: An Institute of Handwriting and Calligraphy in South Delhi (Malviya Nagar). Calliart also plans to include workshops on watercolours, Sketching, Cartooning and Art & Crafts. Calliart also provides coaching for B.F.A entrance exam. Keep in touch for regular updates.

About Tutor: My skills combine calligraphy, typography and digital art. My interest began with drawing, followed by calligraphy. In the beginning, I followed the traditional path set by master calligraphers and was very keen on acquiring the necessary skills and techniques taught by the best. But with time, effort and enthusiasm towards innovation, I began carving my own path and setting my own trademark upon my creative work. With a Bachelor (B.F.A) & Masters (M.F.A) degree in Applied Art from College of Art, Tilak Marg, Delhi. With a focus on Graphic Design, Calligraphy & Typography Development, I continue to offer, and benefit from my services to reputable advertising agencies, design houses and corporate clients.

"I believe there are high standards to be maintained and constantly sharpened or improved."

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