Humans have a thing for perfection and order, and although most of us are getting worse at it every day, handwriting is no exception. True, it might be less important these days, but we mustn't dismiss the affect first impressions have on forming someone's opinion of you: if a handwritten note or letter takes the place of a face-to-face introduction, what and how you've written will be judged.


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To celebrate these rarely seen masters, we've put together this list of exceptional calligraphy or perfect lettering from the penmanshipporn subreddit. Which one is the most aesthetically pleasing? Vote or submit your own photos below--otherwise, if you're looking for more perfect symmetry, check out this perfectionists' list.

#1

Neat Handwriting

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Melissa P 2 years ago

I absolutely love this handwriting!!!

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#2

Tiny Handwriting

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Tiny Dynamine 2 years ago

Handy tip - Don't shave your pubic hair over your notebook...

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#3

Handwritten Text

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Heather Ball-Parks 2 years ago

Cursive typewriter font. Still have

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#4

Beautiful Handwriting

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Psotny Puk 2 years ago

I am happy by just looking at this. And reading this makes me excited. :D

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#5

Cute Handwriting

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Quant 2 years ago

to gether... was pretty much where I stopped...

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#6

This Is Real Penmanship!

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Kenji Takabayashi 2 years ago

This person is 167 years old.

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#7

Perfect Whiteboard

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Nikole Smith 2 years ago

Who writes that well on a whiteboard?!?

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#8

Calligraphy

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Caroline Carlyle-Price 2 years ago

R.I.P. Alan Rickman :'(

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#9

Homeless Man Handwritten Sign

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David Soares 2 years ago

has this man been helped? prayers brother

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#10

This Is Real Penmanship!

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Sue Robertson 2 years ago

Good hand writing can definitely be an ART FORM... I hate watching it disappear.....

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