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“Calligraphy may well be simply an artistic version of another form, that is the ideograms which make up the poem, but then not only does it reflect the character and temperament of the artist but . . . also betrays his heart rate, his breathing.” 
― Sijie Dai, Once on a Moonless Night
Calligraphy Guild of Indiana - Home of Calligraphers in Indiana

Welcome to CGI, the home of all things calligraphy related in Indiana. We have a diverse mix of calligraphers of all skill levels, from Calligraphic Professionals to Beginners. Whether you are looking for a Professional Calligrapher to hire or interested in a new hobby, you will find it all here.


The Calligraphy Guild of Indiana originally formed in 1981 as The Alcuin Society, encouraged by the Art Department of The University of  Indianapolis following a guest lecture presentation by the Master Scribe, Donald Jackson of England. 


The purpose of the guild is to be a catalyst for the study of 
letterforms and related arts in Indiana.

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