Marta Mapelli - Expressive Pointed Italic

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Expressive Pointed Italic

Marta Mapelli

1-Day Workshop

All Skill Levels Welcome


Starting with pencil and monoline italic letters scheleton, then we will go through pointed pen letters, and we will end with rhythm and form variations.


  • layout sheets (90 g/100) such as Canson XL, Clairfontaine 90g/m2, Rhodia (A3 or A4) (P53) (P36)
  • mechanical pencil HB (0.3 or 0.5) and eraser (PL21) (E13)
  • a gel pen (0.3 or 0.5) or stylographic pen (your favorite one) (M137) (M64)
  • pen holder (oblique or straight as preferred) (H133) (H115)(h113)
  • pointed nib (I recommend Nikko G) (N113)
  • ink (Chinese stick ink or semi ink or Higgins eternal or similar) (I08)
  • dinky dip (S853)