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Left-Handed

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Left-Handed Kits
Everything you need for left handed calligraphic writing. Left-handed pens have a left-oblique chisel nib. We have left handed nibs for dip pens and left handed fountain pens and left handed markers. Our left hand fountain pens (for calligraphy) are Manuscript Deluxe or Beginner Sets & the Manuscript Scribe pen. Both set pens can be purchased with left handed nibs. They are perfect for the left handed calligrapher. "Left-hand Markers" are also good for Arabic Script.



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B020. Insights Into Left-Handed Calligraphy
Insights into Left-handed Calligraphy
By Betsy Rivers-Kennedy. 1984. 32pp. 5.5"x8.5". Paper.

For left-handers and teachers. Covers four methods of writing: The Right-Handed Influence, The Sideways Approach, The Hook, & The Upside-down Method. The best book available for left-handed calligraphy.



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B4160. Left-Handed Calligraphy / Studley
B4160. Left-Handed Calligraphy by Vance Studley. 1979. 64pp. 5.5"x8.5". Paperback

The art of beautiful handwriting is no more difficult to master for the left-handed than for the right-handed student. But the left-handed writer requires a special orientation which most guidebooks on the subject do not provide. This excellent study remedies that situation handsomely. Generously illustrated, it offers full, intensive coverage of the art of calligraphy from the left-handed writer's point of view.



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H117. Left Hand Oblique Holder
H117. Left-Hand Oblique Penholder

Finally, an oblique holder for lefties! This holder will help keep the nib to a proper angle, leading to fewer paper snags. The flange is adjusted to hold the Nikko G (and other similarly sized nibs). If you would like us to adjust to a different nib, please tell us in the "Special Shipping Instructions" of your order.



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FP90. Manuscript Deluxe FP Set
Manuscript Calligrapher's Deluxe Fountain Pen Set (Tin)

This calligraphy fountain pen set comes in a storage tin with a smooth, black barrel, six interchangeable gilt broad-edged nibs: F, M, B, 2B, 3B, 4B. Four cartridges, one black, one blue, one red, and one green. Smooth writing, good thicks and thins. Great for beginners, quick work, and envelope jobs. F=.85mm, M=1.1mm, B=1.35mm, B2=1.6mm, B3=2.2mm, B4=2.8mm. Specify Right or Left Hand.

To purchase additional nib units: FP103
To purchase additional cartridges: FP115 or FP91

For more information about using the pens:
Manuscript Pens



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FP95. Manuscript Beginner's Set
Manuscript Beginners Fountain Pen Set

Barrel, three nibs (fine, medium, 2B) one cartridge. A great inexpensive set for beginning classes. Specify RH or LH. Quantity discount for 3 or more.

The cartridge is already in the barrel. If you do not have two cartridges, you can push the one cartridge into the nib. The post inside the cylinder should puncture and hold the cartridge. The diagram on the back of the packaging shows how the cartridge goes on the nib.

Comes with a Manuscript Converter for using bottled ink, though some customers have had trouble getting the convertor to work well.

(This barrel is different from the deluxe set and shadow sets and the nibs are not interchangeable. Both use the same cartridges.)


To purchase additional nib units: FP103-D



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M56. Zig Calligraphy Pen Oblique Cut
For Lefthanders and Arabic. 1mm, 3mm.

Limited stock available

Water-based, left-handed markers from Zig.. Kate Wolff finds the felt tip to be harder/stiffer than other markers which means they give crisper letters and won't mush up as fast as some markers.

"I have been using the ZIG markers which you sent, and they work very well indeed! I even passed them around in my calligraphy courses to get the reaction from students, both beginners and experienced old hands at in the matter. All found them terrific." - Kate Wolff




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M116. Pigma Left-Hand Chisel Markers
M116. Pigma Left-Hand Chisel Markers.

These "Sensei Pens" are chisel-edged, oblique-cut for lefties (and Arabic calligraphy). Same richly pigmented, lightfast black ink as the Sakura Pigma Micron. Waterproof when dry. Specify C10 (1mm), C20 (2mm), C30 (3mm).



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N05. Mitchell Nibs (Round Hand) Left
Mitchell Rexel Round Hand Nibs (Left-Hand)
Left oblique cut.

Sizes: 0(3.3mm), 1(3mm), 1-1/2(2.5mm), 2(2.3mm), 2-1/2(1.8mm), 3(1.4mm), 3-1/2(1mm), 4(0.9mm), 5(.75mm), 5.5(.675mm), 6(.6mm).

Flexible calligraphy nibs from England. Left oblique cut. Reservoirs are purchased separately. Though they are called Round Hand, these chisel edge nibs are good for many alphabets including Italic, Carolingian, Uncials, Gothic (Blackletter/Old English), Foundational Hand, and Roman Caps. Widely used by professional calligraphers with and without the reservoirs. Some beginners may have trouble with the flexibility. One of our four most popular nibs for calligraphy. Give these left handed nibs a try.




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N05-S10A. Mitchell Round Hand Left Set 11/02
Mitchell Rexel Round Hand Nibs (Left Hand)
Set of 11 with 2 reservoirs. Included sizes: 0(3.3mm), 1(3mm), 1-1/2(2.5mm), 2(2.3mm), 2-1/2(1.8mm), 3(1.4mm), 3-1/2(1mm), 4(0.9mm), 5(.75mm), 6(.6mm). Now includes the 5.5mm nib!

Flexible calligraphy nibs from England. Left oblique cut. Though they are called Round Hand, these chisel edge nibs are good for many alphabets including Italic, Carolingian, Uncials, Gothic (Blackletter/Old English), Foundational Hand, and Roman Caps. Widely used by professional calligraphers with and without the reservoirs. Some beginners may have trouble with the flexibility. One of our four most popular nibs for calligraphy. Give them a try.



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N05-S10B. Mitchell Round Hand Left Set 11/11
Mitchell Rexel Round Hand Nibs (Left Hand)
Set of 11 with 11 reservoirs. Included sizes: 0(3.3mm), 1(3mm), 1-1/2(2.5mm), 2(2.3mm), 2-1/2(1.8mm), 3(1.4mm), 3-1/2(1mm), 4(0.9mm), 5(.75mm), 6(.6mm). Now includes the 5.5mm nib!

Flexible calligraphy nibs from England. Left oblique cut. Though they are called Round Hand, these chisel edge nibs are good for many alphabets, including Italic, Carolingian, Uncials, Gothic (Blackletter/Old English), Foundational Hand, and Roman Caps. Widely used by professional calligraphers with and without the reservoirs. Some beginners may have trouble with the flexibility. One of our four most popular nibs for calligraphy. Give them a try.



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