Calligraphy Basics: An Introduction to Engrosser's Script with Jake Weidmann April 14-18, 2020 (Tues-Sat)

$885.00

$825 tuition + $60 materials

Key Points:
*Learn the basic principles of calligraphy through this very traditional script
*Explore how to breakdown the letterforms into individual strokes
*Develop the muscle memory to give the script consistency
*Learn how to use an oblique penholder
*Learn how to use a flexible pen nib and ink

Workshop Available

Official Registration Starts Monday, December 2, 2019 @ 8:00AM EST.

Description

Engrossers Script is a classic, fundamental form of calligraphy that developed during America’s Golden Age of Penmanship (1850 – 1925). This class will be an introduction to this beautiful form of writing and the traditional tools to execute it. Engrossers arose from the family of Copperplate style scripts and it’s distinguishable by its flowing lines, dramatic slant angles and interconnected letterforms. It is markedly known as one of the most beautiful, dynamic and legible scripts. Jake is one of the ten best Master Penmen in the world. This is a special opportunity to learn from one of the very best!