Come learn Modern Calligraphy at this special small group session of the Calligraphy Bootcamp at West Elm! This event is capped at 6 people to give you an intimate learning experience with ample time for questions and personalized feedback.
In this 2-hour session, you will learn how to use 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 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.
Ages 12 and up are welcome!