The Development of Writing Tools

Writing is one of the most important inventions of humanity. It allowed us to record our history, ideas and discoveries and spread them across the globe for all to know. As the writing developed so did writing instruments and techniques.


Ink in Its Infinite Variety
(And How To Make Some)

Although many people associate ink with pens and printers, there are many other kinds. From a cake with your face on it to a temporary tattoo your child got at a birthday party, different inks were used to create those images. Whether you use erasable, glow-in-the-dark, or invisible ink, you can find it everywhere and on everything!

calligraphy on White Paper

Selecting Paper for Calligraphy

If you or your kids have developed an interest in calligraphy, you probably will need to learn how to identify a high quality paper. Most people, however, have no idea where to start, not to mention that they barely know that there is a specific type of paper that is used in calligraphy.