Introduction to Modern Calligraphy

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy
Introduction to Modern Calligraphy
Introduction to Modern Calligraphy

Date & Time:

    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

This class has ended.

Class Description

What will the student learn in this class?

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.

Instructor will provide the following supplies:

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

Students must bring the following supplies:

All supplies are included :)

Full Description:

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.

About  Leigh Mc Michael

Leigh Mc Michael

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.