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In-Person: Calligraphy – Making Tools & Marks with Maggie Gillikin

October 20 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

$69
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Cost: $55 Members, $69 Non-Members ( Plus $10 supply fee, which will be collected by Instructor the day of class) 

Please register by 10/18/2022)

Continuation of  Calligraphy

Come make calligraphic tools from ordinary household parts and create wonderful images and a card or two in class. An introduction to the parallel pen will be presented and handouts will be given to each participant. There is a $10 supply fee that will be collected at the class; all materials will be supplied by the instructor.

Calligraphy is a visual art related to writing. It is the design and execution of lettering with a pen, ink brush, or other writing instrument. A contemporary calligraphic practice can be defined as "the art of giving form to signs in an expressive, harmonious, and skillful manner". Modern calligraphy ranges from functional inscriptions and designs to fine-art pieces where the letters even become an art piece. Maggie will take you in this class on an excursion into this world by showing you different techniques using different tools.

In this class we will concentrate on mark-making and study of copper-plates.

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