Beginners Modern Calligraphy Kit

An exceptional beginner's kit, complete with a pen that will accompany you through every stage of your advancement.

Oblique or Straight Oblique

An exceptional beginner's kit, complete with a pen that will accompany you through every stage of your advancement.

 

This carefully curated set is designed to cater to beginners while providing a seamless transition to advanced calligraphy styles.

Gemma has carefully assembled this calligraphy kit, which includes all the essentials for starting your modern calligraphy journey. Drawing from her experience conducting one-to-one workshops, Gemma has created a comprehensive set of work cards suitable for both beginners and those looking to refine their skills.


Introducing you to the art of modern calligraphy, this workbook provides a comprehensive guide. It covers the origins of calligraphy, offers tips for setting up your workspace, and teaches you the proper way to hold your pen. From there, you'll learn basic strokes, both upper and lowercase alphabets, and how to avoid common mistakes. Once you've mastered the basics, the workbook provides examples for you to practice and emulate, allowing you to construct your own phrases and develop a unique style. Written by Gemma Milly, a renowned calligrapher and educator from Tom's Studio, this workbook is elegantly presented in a luxurious white box adorned with a gold foiled logo.

Whether you're looking for a gift or a professional kit to kickstart your calligraphy journey, this is the perfect choice for aspiring calligraphers.

Our signature original penholder in black, a remarkably versatile calligraphy pen. Crafted with a solid yet lightweight aluminium body, it features a unique adjustable flange that accommodates various nibs, allowing you to personalize your writing style. Choose between the straight or oblique option. Here's a review of the pen too

Traceable work-cards: This lovely 14-page set transforms your practice sessions. Unlike most kits, you can now trace the letterforms, providing a valuable learning experience until you gain confidence. Created by Gemma, a professional calligrapher and co-founder of Tom's Studio, these work-cards serve as a modern calligraphy masterclass, equipping you with all the essential knowledge to get started.

A G Nib: This versatile nib is ideal for beginners, offering ease of use and adaptability.

A stunning gold-foiled 25-page A5 practice pad with perforated pages. The pad boasts smooth, blank, bleed-proof paper, allowing you to place guidelines underneath for reference. It provides an excellent surface for honing your skills.

A 30ml bottle of Tom's Studio black acrylic ink: This high-quality ink adds a touch of elegance to your calligraphy. Its rich black hue ensures striking results in your writing endeavours.

Box size: 230 x 165 x 50mm

We aim to process your order within 1-3 working days. Please note that this increases to 1-4 working days for orders that include any personalisation, such as engraving.

Shipping costs

Shipping costs are calculated at checkout.

Delivery times

  • UK: 1-2 business days
  • Europe: 3-5 business days
  • USA: 5-7 business days
  • Rest of world: 8-10 business days (duties may apply on delivery)

Please refer to our Delivery page for more information, and reach out to us at hello@tomsstudio.co.uk if you have any further questions.