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Calligraphy for Beginners

calligraphyCalligraphy for Beginners with Sandy Huston
Class cancelled!

4 Wednesdays- 9/10, 17, 24 & 10/1 from 1-3pm

Course Description:
In this introduction to calligraphy class students will learn the basic shapes, slant and spacing of the fundamental formal italic hand; upper case, lower case and numerals.

We will then work on how to do a basic layout. Students will be introduce to the use of a light table, T-square and guidelines. The finished product at the end of the class will be the lettering of a short verse suitable for framing, how to address an envelope or both. Questions? Email:sandyhustonart@gmail.com

Class materials
– Pen nibs - C-1-4 size
- 1 pen holder
– Small T-square
– 1 foot ruler
– ink (Windsor & Newton Calligraphy Ink or Golden High Flow Acrylics)
– 1 pad 8 x 10 parchment paper
– 1 pad graph paper
– pencils and erasers

BelmarArts members $120 ~ Nonmembers $140