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MODERN CALLIGRAPHY

What will you learn in this workshop?

If you want to learn calligraphy with a more relaxed and modern style, this workshop is for you! In this class you will enjoy several modern alphabets based on copperplate style calligraphy. You will practice these exercises to have a better understanding of the technique, the strokes, correct forms and proportions of the letters, tool control, etc.

In addition this workshop includes a section for botanical sketching with the flexible nib, plus you will know and  use different materials to expand the possibilities of your calligraphy and applications in your practices.

Who is this workshop for?

This is a workshop for beginners or people who want to reinforce their knowledge and practice. This workshop is aimed at all those who are interested in learning something new, adopt a hobby, designers or artists who wish to improve their skills, or simply enjoy a fun day and have a good time. *No previous experience required.

How long is this workshop?

This workshop is 6 hours long

What does the workshop include?

Our workshops include all the material, and a certificate signed by hand and made in letterpress. In addition, our workshops include delicious food to keep the energy up!

This particular workshop includes the following list of materials:

- 1 instructional booklet with exercises and examples

- 1 oblique boom (or straight if necessary)

- 2 nibs (Hunt 101 & Shakespeare)

-3 sheets of guide lines

-Work sheets

-Papers and cards with different textures

-Envelopes

-A hand signed personalised certificate

Whats the program?

-Welcome

-Introduction

-What is modern calligraphy

-Instruments and materials

-Warm up strokes

-Alphabet practice

-Connecting letters

-Exercise 1 - Use of space (card and envelope)

-Exercise 2 - Use of space and composition II (greeting cards)

-Exercise 3 - Design and complex composition (quote)

-Conclusion 

-Questions

-Closing

What is the pricing?

Our workshops have a price of $195.00 USD if the workshop is held in The United States Territory. In other countries, prices may vary. We also we have special prices if you would like to take more than one workshop.

How do I sign up?

You can go to the dates and tickets section and register for the date and city of your preference. At the end of the registration you will be given the option of making your payment with Paypal.