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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - You Belong Here

  • You Belong HEre 3619 El Cajon Boulevard San Diego, CA, 92104 United States (map)

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). Seating is very limited.