Modern Calligraphy with Ink and Gouache at West Elm in Costa Mesa

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Modern Calligraphy with Ink and Gouache at West Elm in Costa Mesa



: modern calligraphy with ink and gouache :


3333 Bear Street Costa Mesa, CA 92626


Sunday, April 23rd, 2017 from 11:00am-1:00pm

In this two-hour course, you will learn both beginning and intermediate techniques of modern calligraphy. We will spend the first half the class                                          learning to write with black Sumi ink and                                 then the second half with gold gouache.

You will learn how to construct strokes and shapes, letterforms, and words.

After this course, each student should be able to apply the following:

- demonstrate beginning/intermediate knowledge of pointed pen calligraphy using ink and gouache.
- when and how to apply pressure and release the pen
-  how to structure the lowercase alphabet

All materials are provided! 

Everyone will take home their calligraphy starter kit, which includes: 
a pad of layout bond paper, 4 pages of Artagain paper, one straight pen holders, three different nibs, two small jars, an eye dropper, black Sumi ink, gold gouache, and pages of practice sheets.

*Light refreshments will be provided.

Investment: $100

This class is intended to inspire the beginner or intermediate creative.

Sorry, there are no refunds once you’ve purchased your spot in the class.

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