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Try your hand at Calligraphy. Supplies are included. Courses available are:

  • Celtic Script
  • Contemporary Calligraphy
  • Introduction to Scripting Lettering
  • Pilot Pen Pizazz
Calligraphy: Intro to Script Lettering

This course aims to introduce the calligraphic arts to students to create a foundation of artistic skills as well as develop an appreciation for the creative arts. By the completion of the day, students will be able to properly set up equipment, execute foundational strokes, and letters with some form of constancy.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Nov 19 - Dec 3 6:30pm - 9:00pm City Arts Centre General
$130.00
635744
Instructor: LynnAnn Babuk
Calligraphy: Modern Brush Calligraphy

Using this modern writing instrument you will first learn a basic cursive script with the monoline tool. Soon you will be making the same strokes with the brush markers and learning how to create beautiful thick and thin strokes with the application of pressure to the brush tool. As the day progresses you will be encouraged to make even more elegant letters as you learning about letter spacing and flourishes within words and short phrases. Learn your alphabet in this whole new way and begin to enjoy the art and craft of hand lettering. Using watercolours and artist brushes will be demonstrated. For your convenience, it is a good plan to bring a pencil, eraser, scissors and a ruler or small T-square to class. The instructor has some for use in class time. Additional supplies will be made available for in-class projects but basic writing instruments, practice paper and course handouts will be supplied.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Oct 28 - Oct 28 Noon - 5:00pm Mill Woods Rec Centre General
$90.00
635745
Instructor: Jeanine Alexander

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