Date(s) - 7/11/2015
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
George Stevens Academy Art Room
Back by popular demand, MOLLY SUBER THORPE, award-winning designer and author of Modern Calligraphy: Everything You Need to Know to Get Started in Script Calligraphy will be offering a Beginner’s Workshop in modern, script calligraphy.
This class is four hours long and will cover all the basics of modern script calligraphy, from holding the pen to writing the complete lowercase alphabet. Absolutely no previous calligraphy experience is required!
The workshop is hands-on using all the traditional materials such as pointed nibs, pen holders and ink. All the supplies you’ll need, including a take-home kit and packet of letter samples, are included in the ticket price. The supplies you’ll receive include:
3 pen nibs
1 straight pen holder
1 oblique pen holder
1 pad of quality practice paper
1 jar of black ink
A sampler with practice strokes and letter specimens
A handout of recommended suppliers and other resources
A portion of the proceeds from this workshop will be donated to GSA’s Annual Fund.