Explore the tools of calligraphy with emphasis on the broad-nib dip pen in this interactive class. Learn how to render beautiful letterforms in the Foundational, Italic, and Uncial hands, for starters, and follow your curiosity and pleasure in experimenting with new materials and ideas. Instruction on slant, spacing, and the importance of negative space, plus an overview of design elements and tools, the historical context of hand lettering and its influence on typography will be discussed. Materials to bring: Speedball introductory calligraphy kit and practice paper (ordinary copier paper is fine).
Skill Level: All Levels
Your price, which appears in the box to the right, has been automatically calculated from the following levels:
- Regular Rate: $190.00
- Member Rate: $170.00
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.