Learn Copperplate Script Calligraphy
Learn this historic art form of the most well-known and appreciated calligraphic styles of all time. You will be guided step-by-step to create beautiful letterforms using an array of flexible and durable fine point metal nibs.
LEARN COPPERPLATE SCRIPT CALLIGRAPHY
Tues., Nov. 2-Dec. 7, 6-8 pm / $129 / Six Classes
Instructor: Marlene Steele
In-person at VPC Campus
The beautiful Copperplate Script, often used for wedding invitations and perfect for holiday greeting cards, will be taught in a simple, yet thorough approach in this comprehensive class. You will learn how to form the basic strokes to create the lower-case letters and then pen the elegant capitals, using the flexible pointed nib in the oblique penholder. You will be provided with worksheets for hands-on practice as well as script samplings to inspire you. Expect a lot of pen play and amazing results with this creative art form!
Supply List (Please purchase and bring to class):
- Oblique pens
- Pointed nib
- Smooth white paper pad, lined or unlined
- Paper towels
About Your Instructor
Marlene is a professional studio artist with 30 years of experience in studio production. She lives and works in Cincinnati, where she creates beautifully rendered portraits and landscapes in pastel, watercolor, and oil.
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