In The Graceful Calligraphy Pen workshop, we will learn and practice the lovely pointed pen copperplate hand that was developed in 16th century England. Our supplies, which will be provided and are included in the tuition, consist of an oblique pen holder, pointed pen steel nib, sumi ink, portable inkwell, t-square, handouts and quality paper with guidelines. In addition to practicing the copperplate alphabet, we will discuss applying calligraphy lettering to other art media and how to offer calligraphy services professionally. Participants will view a slide show of traditional and contemporary copperplate calligraphy work.
Come learn the lovely pointed pen copperplate hand that was developed in 16th century England.
ages: Adults, 12+