Nikko G nib
The Nikko G calligraphy Nib is made in Japan. It was originally designed for drawing Comics such as Manga. With the nib you make very thin upstrokes and thicker downstrokes. A must-have calligraphy nib for beginnersThe Nikko G nib is...
Must have calligraphy nibs
Are you looking for an addition for the beginner nibs: to make it even easier for you, there are now two sets of calligraphy nibs online! The following nibs are included in the Must have sets:Zebra G: Similar to the Nikko...
Brause Steno Calligraphy Nib
The Brause Steno is a lovely, sturdy, and semi-flexible calligraphy nib. It is excellent for beginners. The nib is also suitable for writing on structured paper. Suitable nib holders: all straight pen holders and Nikko G Oblique holders. Price per...
The Brause EF66 is a flexible calligraphy nib. It is very sensitive to the pressure that you apply to the pen. With the correct pressure on the pen you get very thin upstrokes and wide downstrokes. The nib is used for...
The Gillott 404 is a must-have! Especially a nice nib to use as a beginner. Works well on multiple surfaces, even on paper with a structure. Eleonor Winters recommends this pen in her book as a pen for thin lines...
The calligraphy nib Tachikawa G Nib has similar properties to the Nikko G and the Zebra G. The nib is very well suited for modern calligraphy. He was originally designed for drawing Comics. With these nibs you can make thin...
The Hunt 101 is a must have! I think the Hunt 101 has a nice sharpness and is nice and flexible to write with.The Hunt 101 and EF Principal are very familiar. Opinions differ on the sharpness of the point....
Hiro Leonardt 41 / Crown pen
The Hiro Leonardt 41 is a very flexible nib. It is also regularly referred to as the crown pen. Crown Pen The crown pen is made of steel and has a crown-shaped widening, where this nib got its name. You...
The Brause Rose nib is not only a stunning pen but also ensures beautiful results! Nice thick upstrokes but also thick downstrokes. You need some practice with this pen before you can write with it. In the beginning, you will...
Zebra G Kalligrafiepen
The Zebra G has similar properties to the popular Nikko G. The Zebra G is slightly less flexible and has a slightly less sharp point. I think that's why this nib writes the best. They are both of solid quality....
Calligraphy nib Leonardt 30 is a nice sturdy nib, but it is flexible. Nice nib to write with, also as a beginner.Suitable nib holders: all straight pen holders, and Nikko G Oblique holdersPrice per nib.
The Hunt 22 is a medium flexible nib. With this nib, you can make both thin hairlines and beautiful letter curls. The tip is fairly sharp, which is why this nib also works well on paper with a light texture....
The calligraphy nib Gillott 303 is a must-try! A popular nib, especially for copperplate calligraphy. The 303 is slightly stiffer than the Gillott 404 and has a fairly sharp point. The Gillott 303 is a favorite of many professional calligraphers....
A must try! When I tried out this pen on smooth paper, I thought: what should I do with this !? No ink came from the nib at all. I had almost given up until I tried different paper. The...
Leonardt IIIEF is not a flexible pen, but nice to write, for example, minimalist manuscripts.Suitable nib holders: all straight pen holders, and Nikko G Oblique holders(price per nib)
The Mitchell Elbow Calligraphy nib ensures that you can write Copperplate Calligraphy with a normal pen holder. The base of the pen is a bit longer, so that you can place it firmly in your pen holder.Suitable nib holders: all...
Kalligrafie nib Zebra G Titanium
This Zebra G Titanium calligraphy nib is an upgrade of the Zebra G nib. The standard Zebra G is made of chrome-plated steel. The titanium version lasts approximately 4x as long.Suitable nib holders: all straight pen holders, except the tachikawa...
Hunt 99 is a very flexible pen, and also very delicate. Ensures great results. Do you plan to write a lot with this pen? Then order two of these, because the pen is damaged rather quickly because it is so...
Leonardt 300 is actually a ballpoint nib, you can see that at the point that bends slightly at the end. Not a big difference between up and down strokes.Suitable nib holders: all straight pen holders, and Nikko G Oblique holders(price...
Hunt 512 is a non-flexible nib.Suitable nib holders: all straight pen holders, and Nikko G Oblique holdersPrice per nib.
Leonardt Principal is a flexible nib and very popular among calligraphers. A sharp point for very fine lines and a nice contrast to the thick lines. Suitable nib holders: all pen holders with flexible metal attachment
Brause Index nibs
I particularly like the Brause Index nib for its shape. Perhaps you can tell by the writing that the nib is not flexible at all. Therefore you just keep a thin line. Suitable nib holders: all straight pen holders and Nikko...
Tachikawa No 600
This Tachikawa No 600 performs similar to the G nibs when it comes to applying pressure. The Tachikawa No 600 is semi flexible to sturdy. I recommend the Tachikawa pen holders for this calligraphy pen.
Hunt 108 is a super flexible calligraphy nib compared to the Hunt 107. Maybe the pen is a bit on the flexible side for a beginner. Good to use as an advanced beginner.Suitable pen holder: Nib holder for mapping nibsPrice...
This is a non-flexible mapping nib. A difficult nib for beginners. More suitable for an advanced user. A mapping nib is a round nib, for which you need a special nib holder.Suitable pen holder: Nib holder for mapping nibsPrice per...
The best kalligrafie nibs
Are you looking for a supplement for the beginners nibs: to make it even easier for you, there are now two sets of calligraphy nibs online!The must have sets contain the following nibsZebra G, Nikko G, Tachikawa G, Gillott 170,...
The Brause 513 produces fine hairlines, which makes it well suited for smaller writing. The Brause 313 is similar to the Gillott 303 calligraphy nib.These are the pen holders that I recommend for the Brause 513.
The Gillott 1068 is a must-try! It's a fairly sturdy nib, also lovely to use when you're an advanced beginner. There's not a lot of difference between the thick and thin lines. Suitable nib holders: all pen holders with flexible metal mounting.
The Hunt 103 calligraphy pen has similar characteristics compared to the Hunt 100 nib. It is a small, flexible and vulnerable nib. I recommend using a smooth type of paper, because the nib does not work well on textured paper. The...
The Gillott 1950 is fun to try if you're an advanced calligrapher. I wouldn't recommend this one for beginners. Suitable nib holders: all pen holders with flexible metal mountingPrice per nib.
This nib is used to draw extremely fragile lines. The pen is not suitable for calligraphy, because it is too delicate. This pen is therefore ideal for extremely fine pen drawings! Suitable nib holders: all pen holders with flexible metal...
The Gillot 2788 not so well-known nib because it is quite challenging to write with. A good experiment for the experienced calligrapher!Suitable pen holder: Nib holder for mapping nibs
With great pain and effort, I have succeeded in writing with this pen. I do not recommend the Gillot 291 one for beginners, or anyone actually. Hmm, can someone tell me what I did wrong with this? So this one ended up...