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Jalapa 164A

PRESENTIAL CDMX - COPPERPLATE CALLIGRAPHY (INTRO) - OCTOBER 16

In this workshop you will learn in depth the lowercase and uppercase alphabets of the classic style of Copperplate calligraphy in the same workshop! Learn the essential concepts and gain a solid foundation for copperplate lettering with the flexible nib.

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PRESENTIAL CDMX - COPPERPLATE CALLIGRAPHY (INTRO) - OCTOBER 16
PRESENTIAL CDMX - COPPERPLATE CALLIGRAPHY (INTRO) - OCTOBER 16

Time & Location

Oct 16, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Jalapa 164A, Jalapa 164A, Roma Nte., Cuauhtemoc, 06700 Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico

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Info

Copperplate Calligraphy Workshop

In this workshop you will learn in depth the lowercase and uppercase alphabets of the classic style of Copperplate calligraphy in the same workshop! Learn the essential concepts and gain a solid foundation for copperplate lettering with the flexible nib. In this 6-hour class you will learn the history of this type of writing, the anatomy of the nib and how to use the pen correctly will be shown, which will prepare you to write fluidly and create your own style.

SYLLABUS

-Welcome

-Introduction

-Brief history

-Instruments and materials

-Anatomy of the pen

-Letter angle and pen position

-Heating strokes

-Basic strokes (lowercase letters)

-Form lowercase letters

-Basic strokes (uppercase letters)

-Form capital letters

-form words

-Conclusion 

-Questions

-Farewell

YOUR CALLIGRAPHY KIT INCLUDES:

- 1 pen

- 2 nibs (Nikko G and Brause EF66) 

- Sumi black ink bottle

- Arabic gum

- 3 sheets of guide lines 

- 1 Manual with exercises and examples

- Folder with exercises and 100% semi-transparent cotton paper

- Certificate in Letterpress and initialed by hand

- Bocadillos 

*NO PRIOR KNOWLEDGE IS REQUIRED

Tickets

  • WORKSHOP SECTION

    You can save your place with $ 550 in this option. You can pay the rest by transfer before the workshop by sending us your receipt, or by paying in cash on the day of the workshop.

    MX$550.00
  • FULL PAYMENT

    MX$2,050.00

Total

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