Tue, Jun 08|
Jalapa 164A - Terrace
PRESENTIAL CDMX - COPPERPLATE CALLIGRAPHY (INTRO) - SUMI & FOIL EDITION - JUNE 8
In this workshop you will learn in depth the lowercase and uppercase alphabets of the classic Copperplate calligraphy style in the same workshop! In addition, this is a special edition where you will learn texture techniques with Sumi ink and gold leaf.
Time & Location
Jun 08, 2021, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Jalapa 164A - Terrace, Jalapa 164A, Roma Nte., Cuauhtemoc, 06700 Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico
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.
-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
- Special Paper Cards
- Gold leaf
- Certificate in Letterpress and initialed by hand
- Snacks and coffee break.
*NO PRIOR KNOWLEDGE IS REQUIRED
You can save your place with $ 850 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.
The cost of this workshop includes extra materials for Sumi and Gold Foil techniques.