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'Christmas, Calligraphy & Cabernet': An Intro To Modern Calligraphy

  • Stone Cellar Perth 71 Gore Street East Perth, ON, K7H 1H8 Canada (map)

Join us at The Stone Cellar in beautiful Perth, Ontario for this Christmas themed Introduction to Modern Pointed Pen Calligraphy! No experience necessary!

Pair your calligraphy session with some delicious food & wine off a customized menu prepared especially for this event by Canada's 'Chopped' champion- Nick Valliquette! (Food & drink are not included in your registration fee). 

In this workshop you will learn:
-the fundamentals of 'modern' calligraphy and 'pointed pen' calligraphy
-how to assemble and prepare your tools (& hold them properly!)
-what "basic strokes" are, and how to master them
-how to put together a basic alphabet using the proper strokes & shapes

Registration includes:
-2.5 hours of hands-on instruction
-a take-home starter kit with quality supplies to take home and practice your skills afterward (pencil, pen holder, nib, black India ink, letter/word templates, guideline sheets and spare practice sheets).


COST: $75/per person
Registration is limited. Advanced payment is required to secure your spot. 48 hours notice of cancellation required for full refund. 

Hosted in collaboration with Jaana Brett of The Paaper Shop & Studio