This great little art activity package for kids, shows them the basics of calligraphic lettering. The hardcover, spiral-bound book features a slide-out box in its sturdy spine—and the box contains a special calligraphy pen with two nibs of different widths for practice in writing different styles of the alphabet. Fun-to-do exercises begin with correct ways to hold and angle a pen, then follow with instructions in practicing letter shapes and strokes, making Italic and round-hand letters, and aligning letters in a symmetrical layout. Finally, the book suggests fun calligraphy projects, including making stencils, decorating tee shirts, and designing Valentines and party invitations. Here’s the gateway to an enlightening activity that’s sure to give boys and girls many hours of creative enjoyment.