Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Bldg 177
May
8
5:30 PM17:30

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Bldg 177

One spot left! (as of 4/22)

In this three hour hands-on class, attendees will be armed with a foundation and techniques to learn the art of modern pointed pen calligraphy.  We will start by discussing theory, history, terminology, lettering structure and getting familiar with the pen pressure and ink flow, then move into warm-ups, practice strokes, lower case and upper case letterforms and full words.

You will be provided with high quality tools used by professional calligraphers to take home, including:

  • Layout paper pads

  • Japanese black liquid calligraphy ink

  • Straight pen holder

  • Nibs

  • Ink jar & holder

  • Custom created instruction booklets

  • Reusable tote bag

Coursework specifically designed for beginners, aimed to equip you with the guidance necessary to begin your journey and love affair with the art of modern calligraphy.

Price per attendee: $150 (for a limited time: purchase two or more tickets in one order for $135 each, 10% off)

Due to the costs of supplies and specific pre-planning that goes into these events, reservations for workshops are non-refundable: no exceptions. Reservations, however, may be transferred to another attendee (original purchaser is solely responsible for finding new attendee).

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - POP Studio
May
14
6:00 PM18:00

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - POP Studio

SOLD OUT

In this three hour hands-on class, attendees will be armed with a foundation and techniques to learn the art of modern pointed pen calligraphy.  We will start by discussing theory, history, terminology, lettering structure and getting familiar with the pen pressure and ink flow, then move into warm-ups, practice strokes, lower case and upper case letterforms and full words.

You will be provided with high quality tools used by professional calligraphers to take home, including:

  • Layout paper pads

  • Japanese black liquid calligraphy ink

  • Straight pen holder

  • Nibs

  • Ink jar & holder

  • Custom created instruction booklets

  • Reusable tote bag

Coursework specifically designed for beginners, aimed to equip you with the guidance necessary to begin your journey and love affair with the art of modern calligraphy.

Price per attendee: $150 (for a limited time: purchase two or more tickets in one order for $135 each, 10% off)

Due to the costs of supplies and specific pre-planning that goes into these events, reservations for workshops are non-refundable: no exceptions. Reservations, however, may be transferred to another attendee (original purchaser is solely responsible for finding new attendee).

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Waypoint Public
Nov
24
6:00 PM18:00

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Waypoint Public

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Hosted by Waypoint Public in North Park, San Diego
Includes some light appetizers, treats and wine!

THIS WORKSHOP IS CURRENTLY SOLD OUT


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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Brick & Laurel Warehouse
Oct
21
5:30 PM17:30

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Brick & Laurel Warehouse

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Hosted by Brick & Laurel Warehouse in La Mesa
Includes some light appetizers, treats and wine!

Event Sponsors: Brick & Laurel Warehouse, L&S Design Co., Waters Catering, Jenny Wenny Cakes, One Hope Wine, The Printed Palette

Limited seats remain, reserve your seat here:

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No refunds prior to 48 hours before event.

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Elle Bridal Boutique
Sep
28
5:30 PM17:30

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Elle Bridal Boutique

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Hosted by Elle Bridal Boutique in downtown San Diego
Includes some light appetizers, treats and wine!

Event Sponsors: Elle Bridal Boutique, Root Cellar Catering, Hey There, Cupcake!, L&S Design Co, One Hope Wine, The Printed Palette

This workshop is SOLD OUT!  View other upcoming workshops or sign up for email notifications for future events.

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No refunds prior to 48 hours before event.

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - SOS Entertainment
Sep
15
5:30 PM17:30

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - SOS Entertainment

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Hosted by SOS Entertainment in San Diego
Includes some light appetizers, treats and wine!

Event Sponsors: SOS Entertainment, Root Cellar Catering, L&S Design Co, One Hope Wine, The Printed Palette

This workshop is SOLD OUT!  View other upcoming workshops or sign up for email notifications for future events.

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Hair Drezzers on Fire
Jun
8
6:00 PM18:00

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Hair Drezzers on Fire

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Hosted by Hair Drezzers on Fire in Normal Heights
Includes some light appetizers, treats and wine!

// PLUS Hair Drezzers on Fire PROMO //

If you're attending the workshop, enjoy these salon promotions:
- New clients: Receive $25 off your first visit with participating stylists only.  Call the salon to book your appointment and mention Twinkle and Toast for the promo.
- Existing clients: Buy 2 products they get one free!

Event Sponsors: Hair Drezzers on Fire, L&S Design Co, Viva Pops, One Hope Wine, The Printed Palette

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No refunds prior to 48 hours before event.

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Isari Flower Studio
Jun
2
6:00 PM18:00

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Isari Flower Studio

UPDATE: This workshop is sold out.  Sign up for email notifications for future workshop announcements.

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Hosted by Isari Flower Studio in Solana Beach
Includes some light appetizers, treats and wine!

Event Sponsors: Isari Flower Studio, Waters Catering, One Hope Wine, The Printed Palette

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No refunds prior to 48 hours before event.

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 Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Vocabulary Boutique
May
17
10:00 AM10:00

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Vocabulary Boutique

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Hosted by Vocabulary Boutique in Little Italy, San Diego
Includes some light brunch foods + treats and champagne!

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No refunds prior to 48 hours before event.

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 Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - The Bash Boutique
Apr
22
6:00 PM18:00

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - The Bash Boutique

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Hosted by The Bash Boutique in San Diego
Includes some appetizers by Cucina Coronado, wine and some sweet treats!

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Pow Wow Design Studio (Evening)
Apr
12
5:00 PM17:00

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Pow Wow Design Studio (Evening)

// Second time slot added for Sunday evening! //

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Hosted by Pow Wow Design Studio
Includes some appetizers by Waters Catering, wine and some sweet treats!

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Pow Wow Design Studio
Apr
12
1:00 PM13:00

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Pow Wow Design Studio

SOLD OUT!

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Hosted by Pow Wow Design Studio
Includes some appetizers by Waters Catering, wine and some sweet treats!

*Note this event with be photographed if you have any problems possibly being on camera!


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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - bash! Event Boutique
Mar
18
6:00 PM18:00

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - bash! Event Boutique

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Plus treats and a photo booth will make for an extra fun night!

Hosted by bash! Event Boutique in San Diego

SOLD OUT!

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Dolcetti Boutique
Mar
16
6:00 PM18:00

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Dolcetti Boutique

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Hosted by Dolcetti Boutique in San Diego

SOLD OUT!

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Denver | Upstairs Circus
Mar
11
6:00 PM18:00

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Denver | Upstairs Circus

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Price includes two drink tickets - tips for bartenders not included.

Hosted by Upstairs Circus in Denver

SOLD OUT!

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Impromptu Company in Denver
Mar
10
6:00 PM18:00

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Impromptu Company in Denver

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Hosted by Impromptu Company in Denver (held at the Cirro office)

SOLD OUT!

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Sweet & Saucy (Date #2)
Nov
16
4:00 PM16:00

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Sweet & Saucy (Date #2)

SOLD OUT

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Hosted by Sweet & Saucy Shop in Long Beach

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - SOS Entertainment
Nov
13
5:30 PM17:30

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - SOS Entertainment

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Hosted by SOS Entertainment in San Diego

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Sweet & Saucy (Date #1)
Nov
2
12:00 PM12:00

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Sweet & Saucy (Date #1)

 

SOLD OUT

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don't know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  This course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including:
Quality Japanese black ink
Nibs
Nib holder
Practice paper
Custom instruction sheets
...and more!

Hosted by Sweet & Saucy Shop in Long Beach

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Introduction to Calligraphy at Seaside Papery
Oct
10
10:00 AM10:00

Introduction to Calligraphy at Seaside Papery

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don’t know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  These courses are meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland, owner of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego, CA. You’ll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including quality Japanese black ink, nibs, nib holder, practice paper, custom instruction sheets and more.

Hosted by Seaside Papery at their new location at The Headquarters in Seaport Village!

Spots are very limited.  Book your spot here:


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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Las Vegas
Sep
17
5:30 PM17:30

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Las Vegas

This introduction to calligraphy course is meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego.  You'll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style. This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including black ink, nibs. nib holder, practice paper, custom instruction sheets and more.

Hosted by the talented Layers of Lovely in Las Vegas, NV.

Limited seats remain.  Reserve your spot here.

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Wynn Austin Events
Aug
27
2:00 PM14:00

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Wynn Austin Events

Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of calligraphy, but don’t know where to start?  Or maybe just looking for something fun and new to try?  These courses are meant for any beginner with no experience with calligraphy writing styles.  Coursework will focus on modern style pointed pen calligraphy, taught by hand letterer and designer Taryn Sutherland, owner of Twinkle & Toast based in San Diego, CA. You’ll learn history, terminology, basics of pressure and ink flow, techniques, and of course learn how to calligraph the alphabet and find your unique and personal style.

This class includes a full starter kit with everything you need to begin including quality Japanese black ink, nibs, nib holder, practice paper, custom instruction sheets and more.

Hosted by Wynn Austin Events at the Santaluz Club in San Diego.

This event is sold out.

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