Sarah Richardson

To access Sarah's Classically Copperplate Online Calligraphy Course info and materials, click here.

Sarah Richardson has been a calligrapher for 6 years. Sarah graduated from Hendrix College with a Bachelor's Degree in Art History, and holds a Certificate in Design Communication Arts from UCLA. Her work has been featured by Gwyneth Paltrow's website Goop. She is a member of The International Association of Master Penmen, Engrossers and Teachers of Handwriting (IAMPETH). Sarah is originally from Little Rock, Arkansas
Follow her on Instagram: @sarahscript
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Favorite Supplies and Supplies for Beginners

For Copperplate Calligraphy


  • Favorites: Gillott 303 (N72), Leonardt Principal EF (N120), Hunt 22 (N93), Gillott 404 (N74)
  • Beginner Recommendation: Zebra G (N118), Hunt 101 (N77)


  • Favorites: InkMeThis, Turned Wood Oblique Holder (H115)
  • Beginner Recommendation: Turned Oblique Holder With Rose Gold Flange (H144)


  • Beginner Recommendation: Moon Palace Sumi (I70)
  • Beginner Recommendation: Walnut Ink (I53)
  • Colors: Winsor and Newton Goauche (WNG1)
  • White: Winsor and Newton Permanent White (WNG1), PH Martin’s Bleedproof White (I38), KWZ Calligraphy Ink in White
  • Metallic: Coliro (Finetec) Artist Color Gold Set (S741) 


  • Practice: HP Premium32, Rhodia Ice Pad Lined (P80)

  INK JARS: Jumbo Dinky Dip (S853)

 RULER: Westcott Protractor Ruler (S984)


  • Paper Mate Mechanical Pencil
  • Blackwing Pencils (PL11)

 BOOKS: The Universal Penman (B255), Mastering Copperplate (B1109) Copperplate Calligraphy From A To Z (B4278)