Sometimes, not often, I want to use an Italic nib....for drawing letters. I use them so seldom, I have to crack the book to see how to draw the letter.
""""italic, gothic, Foundational, Uncial and Carolingian scripts."""""""""" some very pretty scripts.
Occasionally I get to a museum exhibition where they show some of the documents on parchment from 1100-1300-1400.
There is some real tidy handwriting, in various scripts, that considering how few could actually write,
Edited by Bo Bo Olson, 16 September 2017 - 09:52.
German vintage '50-70 semi-flex stubs and those in oblique give the real thing in On Demand line variation. Modern Oblique is a waste of money for a shadow of line variation. Being too lazy to Hunt for affordable vintage oblique pens, lets you 'hunt' for line variation instead of having it.
www.nibs.com/blog/nibster-writes/nibs-germany & https://www.peter-bo...cts/nib-systems,
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