• Cursive vs. Calligraphy
    Lettering,  Tutorials

    Cursive vs. Calligraphy: What’s the difference?

    When I first came up with this topic, I thought I’d hit the jackpot with a quick blog post to share. But as I sit down to write it, I realise how hard it is to answer this question. Cursive vs. calligraphy – although they share many attributes, learning cursive in school while growing up, I’m of the strong opinion that, calligraphy isn’t cursive and vice versa. While both are forms of script lettering, there are subtle differences between the two which I discuss below. 1. Letter Connections Cursive Your pen never lifts off the page until you’ve finished writing the word Every letter in a word is connected Calligraphy…