After the invention of the printing press the writing professions slowly becoming redundant. Since 1850 the interest in calligraphy revived. First as a hobby, but gradually calligraphy developed itself to an independent art form and now it is again quite hip to create beautiful hand-lettering.
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You can use calligraphy fonts for birth-announcements and wedding-event invitations, original hand-lettered design for logo’s, moving images for film and television or for just an adress on an envelop for snail-mail. Of course you can do it by hand too, there are many tutorials online to see how you can make a beautiful word with a brush pen.
There are also many amazing calligraphy fonts online to help make your own invitations or an eyecatching title on your layout or just put a quote on a journal card. How about using one of these gorgeous free calligraphy fonts:
1. Acryle Script, 2. In Screaming Color, 3. Blood Shade, 4. Master of Break, 5. Ballerina Script, 6. Hello Script, 7. Transatlantic, 8. Mathilde Casteland, 9. Harbell, 10. Signarita Zhai
I still want to learn the hand-lettering, got all the things I need, just have to find the time!