Western calligraphy is a celebration of beautiful writing in the English language. Explore using the dip pen and brush lettering. Practice the basics in strokes and techniques. Experience the meditative and contemplative nature of the practice. Historical information and many examples of beautiful writing will be provided. Begin calligraphy practical exercises with in-class practice time each week. Home practice is recommended in between classes, if possible.
Please bring a dip pen holder, size 0 (zero) nib, 1/2 inch flat brush, bottle of India ink or liquid watercolor, photocopy paper for practice, and a Bristol board pad for brush lettering. It is optional to bring different sizes of nibs (2,4), different sizes of brushes, or ink/liquid watercolors of your choice.
Date Thursdays, April 13, 20, 27
Time 7:00 - 9:00 PM
Cost $70/60 payment 10 days in advance