Inspiration

Calligraphy and Handwriting Showcase

November 17th, 2009

By Steven Snell

High-quality calligraphy can be an excellent source of inspiration for graphic designers. Those who are skilled with creativity are able to create beautiful and impressive results, such as the ones you will see below.

In this post we will feature more than 40 excellent examples of calligraphy. This showcase includes pieces that have been created by hand as well as some that have been created digitally to replicate the look of calligraphy. Many of these examples also make use of colors and textures to create the end result.

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underpk
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

wow! I jealous of those artist, they really got skilled!

thanks for the post. :)

Tony
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

Really great examples of Calligraphy…love them all!

Webjohn01
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Webjohn01
6 years 8 months ago

Hello Steven!

I really like your collections it was a great source of
inspiration.

Keep up the good work.

More thanks!

Yousuf
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Yousuf
6 years 8 months ago

They are simply amazing.
I wish i knew how to do calligraphy like that

chophe
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

Persian handwriting and calligraphy are the nicest calligraphy I ever seen.
Thanks for your showcase.

designfollow
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

great collection

thanks you

Magentoua
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

Cool collection
thanks for sharing

??
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

Elegant! The style everyone loves.I’d like to know who the artiest is?

ochosto
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

Elegant! The style everyone loves.I’d like to know who the artiest is?

BLOGitse
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

WOW! Great collection, beautiful!
Thanks for sharing! :)

mrfidalgo
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

Excellent post..really inspiring

esranull
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

very cool good examples

Ian
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

Excellent pics, there are some more good graffiti hand styles on you tube! Allot of graff writers would like these styles in your post.

peace,

Waheed Akhtar
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

This is just an awesome collection. Thanks for sharing

shammee
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shammee
6 years 8 months ago

Good work…

anna maria lopez lopez
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

Calligraphy is the expression of the soul and these are clear examples of that.
Thanks for the compilation!

Rvh
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Rvh
6 years 8 months ago

the human hand still express the best what the soul screams

dania
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dania
6 years 8 months ago

i can’t believe there is not one arabic calligraphy among these! Common guys. the Arabs are known for thei calligraphy, you could’ve shown a few!

Cort
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

very nice! thanks!

rupam
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

Its great collection….

Shepherd
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Shepherd
6 years 8 months ago

Exquisite! So poetically human.
I visit this site every day and I’m always impressed by the content.

Thanks for sharing.

wien
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

great work, thanks for sharing

Carole Davis
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Carole Davis
6 years 8 months ago

Beautiful! What skill. Nice to see it has not died out as an art form. Thank you so much for posting these images.

Semblance
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

This is seriously beautiful.

Wat
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

Great, thanks for sharing

DARKe
Guest
6 years 8 months ago

Simple Amazing and beautiful simple as that.

Ashely Adams : Sticker Printing
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Well…Some of these are really unique calligraphy…Some of the old religious calligraphic styles used here are excellent…But I am not happy with some styles in the list, they are too complex in their design making it difficult to read…Nevertheless got to see some unique and creative designs…

Fisher
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Fisher
6 years 3 months ago

MAYBE SOME HARD-TO-READ STYLE IS THE THINGS WHAT ART REQUIRE…

Fisher
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Fisher
6 years 3 months ago

I AM DEEPLY FALLING IN TO WHAT HAVE BEEN DEMONSTRATED ABOVE…
LOVE IT

Sandy
Guest
5 years 7 months ago

Nice to see, Very inspirational.

Dona
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Dona
5 years 5 months ago

I was wondering if you can design a something for me, so I can get it tattooed?

handwriting analysis
Guest
5 years 3 months ago

All the Styles Have worth to watch, Nice handwriting styles

DOCTOR TARIQ UMAR
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DOCTOR TARIQ UMAR
5 years 2 months ago

i m
Art & Calligraphic Teacher
Sadiq Public School
Bahawalpur
PAKISTAN

Claire
Guest
5 years 1 month ago

A fantastic calligraphy resource and very inspirational. Love the range of examples you have here.

Viktor
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Viktor
4 years 11 months ago

WOW…. they are all fantastic !!
I have been looking for a font design to get my daughters name tattoed on me and these styles would be perfect ..
If anyone can do “Evangelina” please email viktor.76@hotmail.com
cheers

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