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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy with Taryn Sutherland Gross of Twinkle & Toast

Photo Courtesy of  SocialClysm

Photo Courtesy of SocialClysm

In this three hour hands-on class, attendees will be armed with a foundation and techniques to learn the art of modern pointed pen calligraphy. We will start by discussing theory, history, terminology, lettering structure and getting familiar with the pen pressure and ink flow, then move into warm-ups, practice strokes, lower case and upper case letterforms and full words.

You will be provided with high quality tools used by professional calligraphers to take home, including:

Layout paper pads
Japanese black liquid calligraphy ink
Straight pen holder
Nibs
Ink jar & holder
Custom created instruction booklets
Reusable tote bag

Coursework specifically designed for beginners, aimed to equip you with the guidance necessary to begin your journey and love affair with the art of modern calligraphy.

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NOTICE: reservations for workshops are non-refundable: no exceptions. Seats may be transferred to another attendee (original purchaser is solely responsible for finding replacement). Seating is very limited.

Earlier Event: October 9
Artist's Way Workshop
Later Event: October 14
Open Work Sesh