Come learn Modern Calligraphy at the Calligraphy Bootcamp at Artists & Fleas Soho! This workshop is being offered on Saturday so that it can fit any schedule. It’s being capped at 12 people to give you an intimate learning experience with ample time for questions and personalized feedback.
In this 3-hour session, you will learn how to use brush, faux, and pointed pen calligraphy (also called dip pen) to create beautiful modern calligraphy letters and phrases. We will:
Learn how to write the 8 basic strokes that make up all letters
Prepare your pointed pen for first time use
Practice writing the alphabet using 3 different ways to create modern calligraphy
Create a final project with a word or short phrase of your choice
All participants will receive a supply kit to take home that includes a pointed pen (nib + holder), bottle of ink, lint-free cloth, brush marker, worksheets, and practice paper.