A complete artist's starter pen & ink kit for drawing and calligraphy in a wooden gift box. The dip pen set contains specialized nibs for detailed pen & ink drawings, calligraphy or hand-lettering. This starter set also contains, two wooden pen nib holders, four pen nibs, and acrylic inks in primary colors. This set is ideal for creating detailed pen & ink illustrations, drawings, art journaling, calligraphy, hand lettering or even decorating porcelain.
This is a fantastic calligraphy set / pen & ink kit for a beginner or professional artist. The set was manufactured in England by Manuscript. It comes in a beautiful mahogany - stained wooden box with a brass clasp. The pens are of the highest quality, and the acrylic ink pops with its bright colors.
All art materials are of professional artist's grade but will work perfectly for beginning artists. This is a perfect calligraphy starter pack.
This complete set contains:
• One (1) Marbelized wooden pen nib holder suitable for calligraphy and writing/fine nibs.
• One (1) Red painted wooden pen nib holder for crow quill and fine drawing nibs.
• One (1) Hiro Leonardt 6H Steel drawing nib.
• One (1) Leonardt Lithografic Nib. Extra fine nib with very flexible point. Ideal for drawing and detailed ink work.
• One (1) Leonardt 801 Mapping/Drawing Nib, excellent for outlining, tendrils and filigree illumination. This is also called a "crow quill" type of pen nib.
• One (1) Leonardt 256 Nib Drawing Nib: a drawing nib excellent for versals and tendrils. Suitable for use on China and Porcelain.
• Three (3) bottles of Stuart Houghton acrylic ink. One (1) Cobalt Blue, One (1) Crimson Red, and One (1) Lemon Yellow.
The box measures 8.5" x 5" x 1.75".
This set ships via USPS Priority Mail from the San Francisco Bay Area, which takes 1 to 3 days to arrive in the U.S. We will ship out the following business day from receipt of order.
Manuscript Pen Company Ltd is a family-owned company based in Highley, Shropshire, England. They are one of the few remaining Companies in the world specializing in the development, production and sale of fountain pen and dip pen based calligraphy products. Their Leonardt pen nibs have been produced since 1856.
We cannot accept returns or exchanges on art materials like this. If there is something wrong with the item or your order is incorrect, please contact us - we'd be happy to help! Please refer to our shop FAQs before ordering.
1-2 business days
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Ship items back to me within: 7 days of delivery
Request a cancellation within: 2 hours of purchase
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Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.
Please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Unfortunately, we cannot accept returns or exchanges on opened art materials and on delicate antiques. Please see individual product descriptions for information on which items we accept returns. If there is something wrong with your order, please let us know right away! We will happily accept an exchange or refund.
We try to answer most questions you may have in the product description. However, if there are any additional questions you may have, please feel free to contact us. We try to respond very quickly to any questions on our items. For our antiques, we try our best to list the condition of the item. Again, we're happy to answer your questions so that you can be confident with your purchase!
At this time we cannot create custom or personalized orders. Most of our calligraphy sets come "as is." If customization is possible it will be noted in the listing and you will be able to choose variables via a drop-down menu. Please feel free to contact us if you have questions!
We ship orders out within 1 to 2 business days after receipt of order. (Usually the next business day.) This is not delivery time! This is how long it takes us to pack the item and ship. Smaller items ship via USPS Priority mail which is 1 to 3 days delivery to the U.S. We ship larger, bulky or heavy items via FedEx Ground / Home Delivery, which is ground delivery throughout the U.S. If you need an item faster, please choose Expedited Shipping.
We ship from Northern California. For example, if you order an item over the weekend, it will ship out via USPS Priority Mail on the following Monday. If you live on the East Coast that is three days for delivery. The earliest you would receive your item is on Thursday, possibly Friday.