POINTED PEN CALLIGRAPHY
by Weekend Letterer
28 July (Sat), 1000am - 1230pm
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.
No prior experience is required.
Here's the deal:
Sign up for 2 workshops for 10% off , sign up for 3 or more workshops for 20% off!
W O R K S H O P R U N - D O W N
- Introduction to Tools and Materials
- Introduction to Pointed Pen lettering
- Practice and Exercises
• Word construction
• Write on gift tags provided
- Q & A / Practice tips
T A K E H O M E K I T
(Included in price of workshop)
- Oblique Pen Holder
- Small Jar of Sumi Ink
- Pencil and Eraser
- Layout Pad
- Guide Sheets and Lettering Exemplars
- A6 Card Stock
***Other workshop materials such as palette, papers, etc will be provided as shared resources during the workshop.
V E N U E P A R T N E R
Nestled on level 3 of the National Library building, OTC is a café and bar well tucked away from the hectic city life. The cosy atmosphere makes it one of the best meeting place in Bugis area for an intimate catch up, a quick lunch meeting and an enjoyable dinner before a performance at the state-of-the-art theatre.
Enjoy 10% off total bill when you dine at OTC Cafe on the day of your workshop!