This 3-hour comprehensive workshop Focusing on modern calligraphy, we will cover the fundamentals that is loosely based on traditional copperplate style script where you use a sharp pointed nib rather than the flat nib used in most calligraphic writing.
DATE: Saturday, May 27th TIME: 12:30 - 3:30 PM PLACE: Homeworks Etc at #102 - 16793 60th Ave, Surrey BC
You will learn:
Anatomy of a calligraphy pen
How properly position yourself and your hand to write with a calligraphy pen
The foundational drills to learn pointed pen calligraphy
How to correctly write the lowercase alphabet
How to connect letters to form words
Tips and tricks in honing your new-found skill
This is a perfect workshop for those with little, or no, experience in using a pointed pen.
You will take home :
- 1 straight pen holder
- 3 different pointed nibs
- a calligraphy worksheet
- a jar of archival ink
- a locally handcrafted inkwell
- an instructional manual
- a lower case and uppercase exemplar
About the instructor:
Maurelle is a professional calligraphy and lettering artist for half a decade now and is equipped with the proper knowledge and experience on how to properly guide individuals who would like to learn the art of pointed pen calligraphy. She fervently teaches numerous workshops around Metro Vancouver and nearby places in British Columbia.