‘Are you looking to create something specific with a dip nib?’ Use our dip nib guide to understand which of Manuscript’s Leonardt Dip Nibs will be suitable for which calligraphy font type and the line widths that you can create. All of the Dip Nibs shown here can be used with a standard sized pen holder.
Dip Nib Guide
A traditional calligraphy nib used for Roman Round Hand, Gothic and Uncial writing styles. Available in point sizes 0-6. Bronze finished.
An Ornamental Nib and Reservoir, right oblique calligraphy nib with a top loading reservoir. Available in point sizes 0.5-4. Bronze finished.
A range of calligraphy dip nibs suitable for italic font type. Available in a range of nib widths, including scroll 4 and 6.
Scroll Dip Nib- Ideal for creating borders on posters, illustrations, certificates etc. (Image shown for illustration purposes. Finishes may vary.)
Classic Italic Dip Nibs (Image shown for illustration purposes. Finishes may vary.) Available in points 3B-Fine.
Leonardts Ornamental range of nibs are suitable for mono-line lettering. The integral top mount reservoir allows an even flow of ink. Suitable for strokes of the same thickness and for using with a letter stencil. Available in point sizes 0.5-5.
Leonardt’s range of Poster nibs are available in point sizes 4mm-15mm. The range of nibs can be used for creating bold lettering, traditionally used in the creation of borders and posters.
Leonardt’s range of pointed nibs are among the most favourite nibs for Copperplate, Spencerian and Modern Calligraphy. Read something lovely about our best seller EF Principal Nib