Penmanship is a classical art. Beautifying words and creating magic by means of a simple paper, inkpot and quill-feather - this is what this art is all about. The expert hands draw some eye catching designs on paper. Kashmir has produced some great penmen, who by their unique art have caught the attention of art lovers within and outside Kashmir . The valley of Kashmir , by nature, is a land of designs. Gardens, mountains, meadows, streams, rivers – each of these natural marvels is a design in itself. Calligraphers draw their inspiration from the atmosphere around them.