INTRODUCTION to Modern Calligraphy
SUNDAY, MAY 21, 2017

DESCRIPTION

This workshop will arm you with the tools you need to begin tackling the basic techniques of modern calligraphy using the pointed pen. How to hold the pen, practicing brushstrokes and finally constructing letters of a full alphabet will be covered. Highly recommended for those of you who are just starting out.

Workshop includes:

  • 3.5 hours of instruction with Christy Toney
  • 1 oblique nib holder (left handed nib holders available as well, please let me know if you are a lefty!)
  • 2-3 pointed pen nibs
  • 1 jar of black ink
  • Multiple drill / practice sheets
  • 1 calligraphy alphabet exemplar (Upper/Lower case letters + numbers)
  • Extra/bonus goodies!
  • Refreshments

Please make sure you can attend because purchases are non-refundable and non-transferable...

Eventbrite - Intro to Modern Calligraphy Workshop

INTERMEDIATE Modern Calligraphy
August 2017 (Exact date to be finalized soon, I promise!)

DESCRIPTION

This workshop expands on the concepts and techniques learned in the Intro to Modern Calligraphy course. If you are already familiar with the basic concepts described in the intro class description and are ready for more, this class will be perfect for you!

You will:

  • learn how to add flourishes to basic letterforms
  • become acquainted with ampersands and decorative elements
  • learn new letterforms
  • tighten up your current technique
  • work in different mediums

Workshop includes:

  • 3.5 hours of instruction with Christy Toney
  • 1 oblique nib holder (left handed nib holders available as well, please let me know if you are a lefty!)
  • 2-3 pointed pen nibs
  • 1 jar of black ink / pearl x pigment / bleed proof white
  • Multiple drill / practice sheets
  • 2 calligraphy alphabet exemplars (Upper/Lower case letters + numbers)
  • Extra/bonus goodies!
  • Refreshments

Please make sure you can attend because purchases are non-refundable and non-transferable...

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