Pros And Cons Of Starting A Calligraphy Business


• Get to express creativity while making money.

• Opportunity to specialize in your own unique style.

• Low overhead costs, as most operations are run from home or online.

• Ability to create custom pieces for clients on demand.

• Flexible hours, allowing individuals to take on projects on their own schedule.


• Time-consuming process of mastering the skill.

• Can be difficult to market yourself without prior experience or a portfolio.

• There is no guarantee that customers will find your work appealing.

• Specialized supplies and materials can be expensive.

• Competition from other calligraphers who offer similar services. • Reliance on word of mouth for success, making it difficult to expand into new markets.

• High demands for customized orders can lead to periods of extremely busy workloads.