Sunday, July 15th, 2018, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Category: Arts & Crafts
Skill Level: Beginner
Age Range: Adults
Location: Train Station
Cost: $125.00 per Student
Instruction will focus on preparing the nib and pen (dip method), proper grip and body position, letter formation and development, spacing and connecting letters, using guidelines + more. This calligraphy intensive will allow for plenty of one-on-one assistance with technique and differentiation between students with varying abilities.
Your toolkit includes - 3 hour instruction with Leigh -2 pen holders (straight + oblique) -professional grade paper + guidelines -1 pencil -2 calligraphy nibs -Professional grade ink/gouache: black, white, gold, copper and rose gold -1 handmade, gold wire bound letterpress instructional guide -1 dappen dish, pipette and water dropper -Access to Lovely Scribe Workshop Facebook group -1 Lovely Scribe Calligraphy hand lettered tote bag + Kraft mailer for storage
All supplies are included :)
Whether you’ve never picked up a calligraphy pen before, or you’re looking to brush up on your technique- this is the class for you! You’ll learn how to properly use a calligraphy pen and nib to form strokes and letters in a style that is uniquely your own. Instruction is based on the Copperplate alphabet, but with a modern twist! After taking this beginner level calligraphy workshop, you’ll walk away with all the tools, confidence and skills needed to begin beautifying all things paper.
With a background in education and over ten years of experience in the classroom, Leigh is able to combine her passion as a teacher and fine art calligrapher through workshops and wedding/ corporate event calligraphy. Her work has been featured on Ruffled Blog, Dear Gray Magazine, Red Oak Weddings, to name a few, and she was recently awarded Best of the Knot in 2015.