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Modern Calligraphy with Pointed Pen class

  • Craftivate 172 Center Street Wallingford, CT 06492 USA (map)

This class focuses on Modern Calligraphy with Sabrina Joy Autera, owner of A Joyful Noise Paper Co. in Monroe, CT. It will run from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM for 6 Wednesdays during the summer. Keep reading for more details!

Class Dates: 6/21, 6/28, 7/5, 7/19, 7/26, 8/2


In this beginner's class in Modern Calligraphy, we will be talking about tools, techniques and basic strokes of modern pointed pen calligraphy as well as covering an entire alphabet. As we progress through the class and you become more comfortable with the pen and ink, we will also begin to cover capital letter forms, connectors, and flourishes. 

When we finish you will have a good working knowledge of this long lost beautiful art form and will be able create your own unique pieces of art or cards. Calligraphy kit with tools and materials including a jar of ink, 2 nibs, straight pen holder, tin for nibs, ink eraser, drawing pencils, brush pens, and a script font for practice are included.