Calligraphy Classes

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2017 Schedule

 

 

Saturday, August 5, 2017   Beginning Copperplate Workshop, 9:30a- 4:30p

Forstall Art Center    215 20th St. N., Birmingham, 35203

Lunch and snacks provided.  Tuition $175 or $50 deposit (balance due at class) payable below.

Complete class details will be provided upon registration.

 

Class Descriptions

Addressing and Etiquette

You’ll experience first hand all the ins and outs of addressing and receive vital social etiquette principles that makes hospitality and grace the centerpiece of your work.  Bring all your “out of the box” questions and we’ll discover the discriminating answer.

All That Glitters

Do you love the bling?  Then it will be hard to contain yourself as we work with materials that shine; inks, paints, foils as well as leaf.  You’ll be a bling expert!

Beginning Copperplate

This is where it all begins!  We will be studying the classic calligraphy forms upon which all variations rest.  This sound basis of techniques and materials will give the student wings and the confidence and knowledge to make it their own.

Flourishing Galore

Take your calligraphy to the ultimate level as you learn the sound principles behind beautiful flourishing.

Get It in Print

A class in taking your designs through the digital editing process and reproducing them for the masses to enjoy.

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy

Introduction to Watercolor

An introductory watercolor class where we will explore watercolor principles and discover the marvelous attributes of this medium.

Splashes of Color

Armed with your knowledge of watercolor basics  we will further explore watercolor principles and a bit of color theory to add to your expertise.  Be prepared to do some framing of the wonderful pieces you will take home!  Prerequisite: Introduction to Watercolor

 

Calligraphy and Watercolor Kits

Basic calligraphy kit (pen holder, nib, walnut  ink, inkwell,  practice paper, handouts) – $25.

Intermediate calligraphy kit (adjustable pen holder, 3 nib assortment,  2 inks,  inkwell, double practice paper pack, handouts) – $55

Deluxe calligraphy kit (wooden adjustable pen holder,  6 nib assortment – 3 modern and 3 vintage, 3 inks, personalized deluxe inkwell, tracing paper, double practice paper pak,  Copperplate instruction book by Deb) – $145

Watercolor kit (watercolors, watercolor paper assortment, porcelain palette, aqua brush, water container, tracing paper) – $50


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