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How to Prepare a Nib for Pointed Pen Calligraphy

Jessie ChenComment

Hi al!!

Today I'm sharing how I prepare a nib for pointed pen calligraphy! There are different ways of doing this, but I am going to share the 3-step method that I use (you don't even need to do all 3!)

1. Dunk in boiling water

2. Scrub with toothpaste

3. Use my spit

See below for the really short video:

Supplies

• Bee Paper, Aquabee Watercolor Paper —— https://goo.gl/uFZ3h1
• Higgins Eternal Black Ink —— https://goo.gl/uTVuOM
• Zebra G Nib —— https://goo.gl/BRr0rg
• Speedball Nib Holder —— https://goo.gl/FXqyVX