3D Calligraphy, by Tolga Girgin

Insane 3D Calligraphy That Curls Right Off the Page

Calligraphy curves your eyes wild, even in 2D. Some artists have it down to where letters look like a sticker in the least and straight up printed otherwise. Their handwriting has evolved into damn-near-immaculate. But Tolga Girgin has taken his style one ...
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3D Calligraphy Jumps Off the Page

Turkish graphic designer Tolga Girgin has a passion for calligraphy, but her lettering has a look that’s all together different. Using an assortment of perspective trickery, she uses pens and pencils to give her old-school lettering a whole new angle ...
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Lettering vs. Calligraphy: The Battle of Two Designers

Perhaps there is no better way to improve yourself or your craft than through the challenge of competition. The new website Lettering vs. Calligraphy celebrates that process, pitting the hand-drawn lettering of Martina Flor, against Giuseppe Salerno and his exquisitely ...
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Arcano: A Font Made of Calligraphy

Isn’t it wonderful when modern technology takes something old, and instead of lessening its meaning and beauty, instead enhances it, making it something beautifully accessible for all? Doing just that, this aptly named new set of glyphs was created over ...
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Tibetan Calligraphy: Philosophical Art

Now and then, we are blessed enough to come upon an individual who has the ability to effect our lives in extraordinary ways. Tibetan calligraphy artist, Tashi Mannox, can be said to be one of these individuals. Born in England, ...