Sat, Apr 07|
Carlotta Mexican Bakery
INTRO - MONTERREY - Saturday April 7
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.
Time & Location
Apr 07, 2018, 2:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Carlotta Mexican Bakery, Amazon River 333, Del Valle, 66220 Monterrey, N.L., Mexico
Introduction to 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.
-Instruments and materials
-Anatomy of the pen
-Letter angle and pen position
-Basic strokes (lowercase letters)
-Form lowercase letters
-Basic strokes (uppercase letters)
-Form capital letters
YOUR CALLIGRAPHY KIT INCLUDES:
- 1 pen
- 2 nibs (Nikko G and Brause EF66)
- Sumi black ink bottle
- 1 block of semi-transparent 100% cotton paper
- Arabic gum
- 3 sheets of guide lines
- 1 Manual with exercises and examples
- Certificate in Letterpress and initialed by hand
- Snacks and coffee break.
*NO PRIOR KNOWLEDGE IS REQUIRED
TOTAL PAYMENT OF THE WORKSHOP
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.
COMBO SECTION - INTRO&MODERN
In this option you can save workshop combos with a special price; Just specify in the comments section the workshop(s) you want to reserve. - If you want to take 2 workshops the total price is 3800.00 (discount of 300) - If you want to take 3 workshops the total price is 5500.00 (discount of 650)