INTRODUCTION TO CALLIGRAPHY: Gothic Hand

Instructor: Eugenia Uhl

Dates and times of next class TBA - please call or send us an email if you're interested in taking this course.

 

Come and learn the techniques behind beautiful writing in this intermediate calligraphy class. The class will be a study of the gothic hand including some basic capitals. Gothic calligraphy is easier than it looks! We'll learn the pen manipulation that is necessary to write in this style dating from the 14th century. The use of a dip pen and ink will be taught, along with proper spacing, correct posture and good working practices. Creative applications for using calligraphy in your everyday life will be introduced. Come join us in rethinking what calligraphy is all about while examining the italic hand.

 

Level: Intermediate. Beginners welcome, but this is a more difficult hand than others.

Class price: $85

Materials fee: $40

Class size: Minimum 3, Maximum 12