Modern Calligraphy 101 Workshop
Sunday, March 26 @ 10am-1pm
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. You will also learn important techniques on how to form letters by mastering strokes, write the lower-case alphabet, the proper use of calligraphy tools and equipment, and tips and tricks on how to hone your skills. This is a perfect workshop for those with little, or no, experience in using a pointed pen.
WHAT 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
Light refreshments will be served
Refund and Cancellation:
This purchase is transferable to another person but can only be used on the workshop date that you registered in
Due to the nature of the service, no refund once this class has been purchased.
Brush Lettering 101 Workshop
Sunday, March 26 @ 2pm-5pm
Create beautiful contemporary pointed brush script lettering! Learn the basic rules that you can eventually break to find your own style that translate your positive energy using pen and paper.
In this 3- hour intensive workshop, we will cover the fundamentals of modern script brush lettering.
You will learn the following :
1. Correct way of holding both felt and watercolour pen brush, proper posture and body mechanics
2. Using watercolour in brush lettering
3. The most important drills and proper strokes to create letter forms
4. How to write the complete lowercase alphabet*
5. Connect letters the right way
6. Techniques to lay out your piece
This workshop is for beginners , no experience necessary.
Workshop kit that you will take home includes:
Watercolour Brush pen
Felt brush pen
Smooth pad for brush lettering practice
instructional manual and guidelines
Uppercase and Lowercase exemplar
Light refreshments will be served.
*This purchase is non-transferable to another person and can only be used on the workshop date stated above
Cancellation : I apologize but there is no refund once this class has been purchased.
"Simply Shattered” Distress Spray Technique Card Class
Instructor: Jessie Hurley
Wednesday February 15th @ 10:30am
Jessie Hurley has created and awesome “Masculine” card class to showcase her “faux shattered” background technique. These cards have to be seen in person as the effect is incredible!
If you are looking for a technique to use in your card projects, scrapbook pages or mixed media journals, then this class is a must! Jessie promises that with this technique, Splatters are a thing of the past!
Mandatory Supplies to bring to class
Adhesives (Including Foam pop-ups)
Teflon Craft Mat
Distress Stain Sprays – Brushed Pewter, Evergreen Bough and Crushed Olive
Scor Pal or Scor Buddy
Spellbinders 4 in 1 Tool, Comparable Sizzix Tool, or a Pokey Tool
Brown Ink Pad IF you like to ink your edges