What is the name for a person who can read calligraphy?
Calligraphy (literally: beautiful writing) is an artistic cursive or printed script (usually done with pen or brush) that is designed for easy legibility and artistic merit. While some scripts (Black Forest, Old English, Gothic) are heavy into oddly shaped letters and flourishes, others like Uncial are easily read. During the 1960's free form artistic scripts on posters became popular. The letters were oddly shaped and intertwined making interpretation difficult to anyone.
Some cultures (Chinese, Japanese and Muslim have developed the art of calligraphy to a high level of artistry. In many cases the legibility suffers and only a person knowledgeable in the artists intent can translate it.
Islamic calligraphy is a beautiful work of writing that uses the Arabic text as the basis of a written text, therefore, Islamic calligraphy is often called by the Arabic calligraphy. Islamic calligraphy is an art expression implementation Muslim artists from around the world to express their love to God.
Calligraphy is a form of handwriting used and originated in eastern europe. the word calligraphy comes from the greek words kallos graphes meaning beautiful writing. They use a special pen to write calligraphy, there are different types of calligraphy when you write the special pen has to be held at 45 degrees exactly. Calligraphy is those fancy writings. People sometimes take classes to have great handwriting and stuff.
Hi, My name is Molly. I'm currently a graduate student in Seattle University. I have learned calligraphy for 15 years and won the first prize in national competition for 8 times. I taught calligraphy for two years when I was in Shanghai and I brought all my teaching stuff when I moved here. I plan to open a calligraphy studio soon. If you are interested and want to have some trial class. You can contact…