The Essential Nib Collection
If you're not sure which nib to buy, why not road test our Essential Nib Collection, which includes a selection of our most popular calligraphy nibs. These nibs will take you from beginner to more advanced, and are perfect for both modern calligraphy and more traditional styles.
Included in this set (from L-R):
Leonardt EF Principle - ideal for Copperplate and Spencerian calligraphy. Produced fine hairlines.
Nikko G - a good all-rounder and perfect for beginners.
Leonardt Steno 40 - a very flexible nib, great for expressive downstrokes.
Tachikawa G - good for Copperplate and Spencerian Calligraphy, also perfect for line drawing.
Gillott 404 - a flexible, sharply pointed nib which produces fine, elegant hairlines. A great intermediate nib.
When your nibs arrive you will need to prepare them by one of the following methods: dip in nib cleaning fluid and wipe, submerge in boiling water for a few seconds, dip in your ink, wipe and repeat.
Standard Shipping Costs:
EU: Our shipping costs vary by country and are calculated at checkout.
USA: from $10.50 (charged in local currency)
Rest of the world:
We Ship Internationally. We take care of VAT and customs duty for EU customers. Your order will be shipped within 48 hours when in stock, please refer to lead times of the product you are buying, as some handmade / hand dipped products may take longer until we send them. Delivery is calculated from dispatch. All UK orders are shipped using Royal Mail Tracked 48. If you need your order by a specific date there is a next-day Special Delivery option.
If your order contains a pre-order item, your whole order will be shipped together in order to minimise our carbon footprint. So please refer to pre-order delivery times in this instance. Alternatively, you can ask us to split the order. In this case additional delivery costs will apply. Please contact email@example.com for further information.