Sun, Apr 14 | Wainwright House

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy with Pointed Pen

In this beginner-friendly workshop, we'll explore the basics of modern pointed pen calligraphy — everything from how to prepare and use your pen, nibs, and ink to learning the foundational strokes, creating letterforms, and connecting letters!
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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy with Pointed Pen

Time & Location

Apr 14, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Wainwright House

About the Event

In this beginner-friendly workshop, we'll explore the basics of modern pointed pen calligraphy — everything from how to prepare and use your pen, nibs, and ink to learning the foundational strokes, creating letterforms, and connecting letters!

Looking for a new creative outlet or simply a relaxing activity to unwind from the week? Join us at the beautiful Wainwright House for an introductory modern calligraphy workshop by Lillian of Lillian Liming Design Co!

Modern calligraphy is a new take on traditional forms of decorative lettering which, allows for a more relaxed & whimsical style - it's the perfect creative outlet to infuse a bit of your own personality!

In this beginner-friendly class, we'll explore the basics of pointed pen calligraphy — everything from how to prepare and use your pen, nibs, and ink to learning the foundational strokes, creating letterforms, and connecting letters!

A curated starter kit is included in the course fee and is yours to keep!

What's Included:

1 dual pen holder (can be used as straight or oblique holder)

2 nibs

1 jar of ink

a practice guide including alphabet exemplars, worksheets, and a list of recommended supplies

blank note cards

...and a few more suprises!

Light refreshments will be provided.

Class size is limited to 12 students to allow for personal instruction and feedback from Lillian.

About Lillian Liming

Lillian, of Lillian Liming Design Co. is a self-taught modern calligrapher who found respite in hand-lettering. She picked up brush calligraphy four summers ago while living abroad. It began as a way to de-stress and learn something new, but it quickly became so much more. It awakened a creativity in her that she didn't know she was capable of.

Lillian’s hope is to share this beautiful art form with anyone looking to tap into their creative side, or simply those who might be looking for a different way to slow down and be present. By lettering words of affirmation and positive messages, calligraphy can be so much more than just a skill. Let’s explore this modern form of calligraphy together - nice handwriting, not required!

When not teaching or lettering, you can find Lillian wandering new places with camera in hand, pastry-hunting, or enjoying a mug of matcha.

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