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Brigitte Hefferan


Pointed Pen Pinwheels - 1BH1
Brigitte Hefferan
Some pointed-pen experience suggested Learn the basics of beautiful offhand flourishing. A few basic strokes will create patterns and designs or a rotating motif to spin on a pin wheel.
Oblique pen holder (H95) and favorite pointed nib (N113, N120, N70), pencil (S142), eraser (E13), scissors, awl (S255), optional: compass. ($2)

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B255. The Universal Penman. $21.95
B2831. A Passion for the Pen: Georgina Artigas. $24.95. Pre-order price $14.95
B3360. Calligraphy in 24 Hours by Veiko Kespersaks. $21.99
B3974. Calligraphy: A Complete Guide by Julien Chazal. $24.95. Pre-order price $22.50.
B039. The Speedball Textbook. $9.95


N113. Nikko G Nib
N113. Nikko G Nib.

These nibs from Japan are hand cut, extremely smooth, and long-lasting. They are chrome plated and have a medium flex. Great for Spencerian. Smooth writing with no burrs or scratchiness. Highly recommended by Michael Sull.



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N120. Leonardt Principal EF Nib
N120.EF Principal Nib

You can now purchase a modern nib that is equal to the best of the vintage nibs. Brian Walker, a respected pointed pen enthusiast, has worked with a pen manufacturer to duplicate the quality and performance of the legendary Gillott No 1 Principality. The new nib has received rave reviews for both Copperplate and Spencerian. It's flexible and responsive and gives fine hairlines, but is smooth-writing and catches the paper less.





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S142. Design Drawing Pencils
Design Drawing Pencils
Design 3800. Prismacolor Turquoise.


"6H" is hardest lead. "9B" is softest lead, Specify 6H, 5H, 4H, 3H, 2H, HB, H, F, B, 2B, 3B, 4B, 5B, 6B.



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E13. Staedtler Mars White Plastic Eraser
E13. Staedtler Mars White Plastic Eraser

A highly recommended white plastic eraser. For erasing pencil.



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B255. Universal Penman / Bickham
B255 The Universal Penman by George Bickham. (1741) 1954. 212pp. 9"x13.75". Paper.

212 pages done by a number of English master penmen of the 1700s, all engraved by Bickham. Shows a variety of Copperplate hands in a variety of sizes. Much non-pictorial flourishing. This is not an instructional manual, but for the study of letterforms this is the best historical source book.




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