BRUSH LETTERING

3 Jun (Sat), 11am - 1pm

Cups N Canvas

Whether it's swashbuckling and bold or flowy and elegant, brush calligraphy can add an undeniable character and poetry to the written word.


This workshop aims to help participants start their own calligraphy journey and projects, and develop their own style later on. Workshop participants will be equipped with the basic principles of lettering as well as get hands-on exercises where they will create simple calligraphy pieces of their own.

Here's the deal:

Sign up for 2 workshops for 10% off *, sign up for all 3 workshops for 20% off ^!

*Select ticket type BL + WC or BL + PC. ^Select ticket type BL + WC + PC.

BL: Brushlettering, WC: Watercolour Postcard, PC: Pen Calligraphy.

W O R K S H O P  R U N - D O W N


- Introduction to lettering / materials
- Basic lettering techniques and demonstration of writing the alphabet
- Learn to write your name / short message of up to 5 words
- Write on the A6 Card
- Practice Tips / Q&A.


T A K E  H O M E  K I T  

(Included in price of workshop)

1. Tombow felt-tip brush pen
2. 2B pencil & eraser
3. Paper & notes
    • Guide sheets
    • Lettering Samplar 
    • Notes / Intro 
4. Folder (to hold paper, guide sheets, notes and stationery etc.)

 

***Other workshop materials such as ink, palette, papers, etc will be provided as shared resources during the workshop.

WATERCOLOUR POSTCARD

10 Jun (Sat), 11am - 1pm
Cups N Canvas

This workshop introduces participants basic outlining, brush techniques, colour blending and tonal design. Participants will practise the fundamentals and familiarise themselves with the medium before creating a water colour travel postcard with step-by-step guidance. Send a small piece of Art home next time you are on the road!

Here's the deal:

Sign up for 2 workshops for 10% off *, sign up for all 3 workshops for 20% off ^!

*Select ticket type WC + BL or WC + PC. ^Select ticket type WC + BL + PC.

BL: Brushlettering, WC: Watercolour Postcard, PC: Pen Calligraphy.

W O R K S H O P  R U N - D O W N

- Introduction of basic outlining and shading techniques

  • Blending of colours

  • Creating of layers

- Sharing of planning process
- Working on postcard

  • Sketching the outline
  • Applying watercolour
  • Post processing

- Practice Tips / Q&A.


T A K E  H O M E  K I T  

(Included in price of workshop)

1. Brush Set with 3 Brushes
2. Water colour palette with 10 Winsor & Newton Colours
3. Bockingford Watercolour Paper (A6 card)
4. Pencil and Eraser

 

***Other workshop materials such as papers, etc will be provided as shared resources during the workshop.

POINTED PEN CALLIGRAPHY

17 Jun (Sat), 11am - 1pm

Cups N Canvas

Tracing it's beginning to the early 19th Century Western World, pointed or dip pen calligraphy has seen a renaissance in the recent years but with a modern twist.
The Modern Pointed Pen Calligraphy Workshop aims to introduce participants to a modern take on this classical writing tool. By familiarising with the oblique pen and understanding the fundamentals of letter and word construction based on the Copperplate script, the workshop will give participants a good base on which to explore contemporary styles and create their own calligraphy pieces.

Here's the deal:

Sign up for 2 workshops for 10% off *, sign up for all 3 workshops for 20% off ^!

*Select ticket type PC + BL or PC + WC. ^Select ticket type PC + BL + WC.

BL: Brushlettering, WC: Watercolour Postcard, PC: Pen Calligraphy.

W O R K S H O P  R U N - D O W N

 

1. Introduction to Tools and Materials
2. Introduction to Pointed Pen lettering 
3. Practice and Exercises
• Word construction
• Create a simple calligraphy piece
4. Q & A / Practice tips


T A K E  H O M E  K I T  

(Included in price of workshop)

1. 1 Oblique Pen Holder 
2. Small Jar of Sumi Ink 
3. Pencil and Eraser
4. Layout Pad
5. Guide Sheets and Lettering Exemplars

 

***Other workshop materials such as palette, papers, etc will be provided as shared resources during the workshop.