Calligraphy 101 Class – June 9, 2016 to July 21, 2016


Part of the Wake County Continuing Education Series

Calligraphy 101

Sanderson High School

Thursday 6/9-7/21  6:30-8:30


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Sanderson High

This 12-hour beginner’s calligraphy class will cover three lettering styles—italic, uncial, and copperplate. The class will give you a history of letter styles, how to care and adjust the penholder, as well as exercises, instructions, and practice sheets. Cover each letter group and discuss letter formations and variations. Practice pen and nib control. Discuss paper, ink, and overall construction of words. This class taught by calligrapher Jessica Yee will give you an engaging introduction to the beautiful vintage art of calligraphy.