26.10.17 / CALLIGRAPHY COURSE OCT - DEC 2017

 

CALLIGRAPHY COURSE OCT - DEC 2017

 

If you have been thinking about improving your writing and visual skills and gaining a deeper understanding on lettering and typography, this course is for you!

 

Applications are open for my last Calligraphy Course of 2017.

Six calligraphy styles over seven workshops: 

 

Saturday 28th October: Neuland

Saturday 11th November: Modern Carolingian

Saturday 18th November: Fraktur

Saturday 25th November: Italic

Saturday 2nd December: Copperplate

 

Sat 9th Decemberr: Copperplate Majuscules (A-M)*

Sun 10th December: Copperplate Majuscules (N-Z)*

 

*If you are enrolling for the Copperplate Majuscules Weekend workshop, please note that Copperplate lowercase knowledge is required.


Historical context and examples of applied works included in the session.

Level: Beginner / Intermediate



What will you learn?

 

The difference between calligraphy, lettering and typography;

 

The tools used to write each script: broad nib pen, flexible pen, ruling pen, bamboo pen and flat brush;

 

Historical examples plus contemporary artworks by professional calligraphers and artists;

 

The fundamental elements of the letter: the strokes;

 

You will learn that calligraphy directly reflects the movement of the hand. Practicing calligraphy is connecting your brain with your hand and your eye. It is also about having fun and learning by doing!

 

 

Time: 10am – 2.30pm

 

General: $100

Members: $90 (Introduce the discount code "MEMBER" at check out)

 

 

 

Book your spot here.

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