Congratulations! You now have your 'All The Basics' Calligraphy Kit!
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Get to know your 'ALL THE BASICS' Modern Calligraphy kit:
'Mindful Modern Calligraphy' Workbook - Information, instructions and worksheets (fundamental strokes, alphabet, practice words + guidelines. 3 ways you can use your workbook:
Practice directly on the workbook
Put a sheet of practice paper over the top and trace
Use the worksheets as a reference and freehand on your practice papers.
Moblique Penholder - This is the tool that holds the nib. Please refer to the videos to learn how to set up and hold your penholder correctly.
Nibs (Nikko-G + Blanzy 2552) - Nibs are what will create your calligraphy. Start with the Nikko-G and once you are more confident try the Blanzy 2552.
Jar of Sumi Ink (50ml) - A beautiful and cost-efficient ink made from the soot of tree branches.
Reusable Bamboo Paper Towels - Eco-friendly and biodegradable alternative to single-use paper towels, 1 towel can be reused up to 100 times. To clean simply rinse with water and let air dry. Can be used moist or dry.
Breathe Manta Water Jar - Perfect to use as your nib water bath to clean your nib as you practice. This jar also doubles as a reminder to ‘Breathe’ during your practice.
Practice Paper - Contains the top 3 paper types that Kim recommends:
Lazer/Digital Printing Paper
Rhodia Dot Grid Paper
Reflection Portfolio Folder - A great way to both keep track of your creations and to reflect back on the progress you have made.
'Kimlligraphy' Organic 'Rest' Teabags - A herbal tea blend to help calm your mind + body and to get you into the mood for calligraphy.
Personalized Storage Box - Handy storage box to keep all your calligraphy supplies in one spot, makes setting up and tidying more convenient.