The Society for Italic Handwriting produces a quarterly magazine, called Writing Matters, which is sent to members. It contains a wealth of up-to-date information on pens, paper, writing equipment and other matters relating to the study and practice of this beautiful hand.

A selection of advertisements, articles and covers is available to peruse, along with information about related publications.

Download Issues

Cover of Writing MattersA small number of past Writing Matters issues are available to download (PDF) to give you an idea of what you will receive (in hard copy) if you join.

Back Issues

Back issues of the Society’s magazine Writing Matters are available at a cost of £1.50 each plus p&p.  Please check with the Secretary first which issues are available by emailing