Joy of Calligraphy

Class ID: 
1010
Department: 
Record Type: 
Express Class
Type: 
Instructor(s): 
Semester: 
Summer
Start Date: 
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Schedule: 

Saturday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Five-week class beginning June 16, 2018

Course Description:

Explore the tools of calligraphy with emphasis on the dip pen in this interactive class. Learn the basics in strokes and techniques to improve your beginner’s hand, including instruction on slant, spacing, and the importance of negative space. An overview of design elements and tools, the historical context of hand lettering and its influence on typography, plus meditative and contemplative aspects of art and calligraphy will be discussed. Practice time with individualized attention will be provided, plus at-home practice is recommended between classes. Pen and ink materials plus practice paper are included in the fee.

Ages 16+

Day(s) of Week: 
$160.00

Pricing Details

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  • Regular Rate: $160.00
  • Member Rate: $140.00

Except for the Independent Study Program, EAC membership is no longer required to take adult classes. EAC members receive a tuition discount on all adult classes, youth classes and workshops. A $75 Independent Study membership is required to participate in the Independent Study Program. The Evanston resident discount no longer applies.

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