In this video, you will learn how to write the letter U in calligraphy copperplate. Capital U: Take the calligraphy pen with black ink and scaled calligraphy paper. Make a narrow, looped curve to start the "U". After the loop, make a broad brush stroke down. Narrow the brush on the up stroke and broaden again on the down stroke. Narrow the brush on the final upstroke. Lowercase u: Make a narrow stroke to begin the "u". Broaden the downstroke. Narrow the upstroke. Broaden the downstroke and narrow the final upstroke.