Introduction to Calligraphy - One Day Workshop
Everything you need to know to get you off to a flying start with this beautiful calligraphic art.
Sunday 28 July2019
Sunday 11 August 2019
Sunday 25 August 2019
Time: 10am to 2.30pm
This includes 4 hours tuition and Lunch
Address: 8 Mills Street, Hampton.
Costs: $150 includes a starter kit & calligraphy marker pen.
Max 6 students - small groups, very popular & quickly booked
Who The Workshop Is For:
This workshop is an introduction to calligraphy. You'll get a really good feel the broad edged pen, inks and papers and the basics of all the letters. You will learn how to write modern version of an historical style. Learn some flourished lines and how to use colours. Try out a range of calligraphy pens, inks and papers. Get lots of tips about the tools used, where to purchase them. This introductory course provides you with a complete overview of calligraphy and is an excellent starter to further practices.
What You Will Learn:
STARTERS COURSE CONTENT:
The Real Basics of Calligraphy for Beginners
Beginning with an informal Uncial, modern variation of an early historical beauty.
Uncials rounded letter shapes work as a beautiful contrast to Gothic and Italic Hands. Their letter forms are the basis for many Gothic Capitals, therefore a perfect intro to those strong letter forms. Learn how to convert uncial into Gothic with a sweep of the hand.
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