Every beginner who loves to get hands in calligraphy needs some basic ideas on how to go about in actual calligraphy project. It isn’t easy to start off with the project or work, without prior knowledge. Though you can, it will be difficult for you to learn the strokes within given time.
Faux calligraphy is the method of learning few basic fonts and script styles using the regular ball pen or gel pen, which helps you acquaint the tips of writing in the particular fashion using the nib or brush later. The pen is the instrument you have been using most of your life, so practising with it, will help you master the strokes quickly.
Faux calligraphy is not meant only for beginners, everybody can practise to get it right for many font styles.