Sat, Jul 25|
VIRTUAL LIVE WORKSHOP - MODERN CALLIGRAPHY / Spring Sketching - JULY 25 AND 26 (both days)
In this class several modern alphabets will be presented, exercises will be practiced to have a better understanding of the technique, strokes, shapes and correct proportions of the letters, tool control, etc. In addition, this workshop includes a supplement of Spring Botanical Drawing.
Time & Location
Jul 25, 2020, 11:00 AM CDT – Jul 26, 2020, 11:00 AM CDT
If you want to learn a different calligraphic style, more modern and relaxed than the classic style, this workshop is for you. In this class several modern alphabets based on copperplate style calligraphy will be presented, exercises will be practiced to have a better understanding of the technique, the strokes, shapes and correct proportions of the letters, control of the tools, etc.
In addition, different materials will be explored to expand the possibilities of uses and applications of the students' practices.
Due to the COVID-19 Health Contingency, the live transmission of this workshop has been scheduled for him in two days from 11am to 2pm (a total of 6 hours, the same as the face-to-face workshop).
For this workshop, the material will be sent to the participants' homes so that they can follow the class.
These sessions are limited to 12 people and each person at the end of the class you will have 10 to 15 minutes of personalized interaction with Aspacia (the instructor), to review your practices, resolve any questions and comments. (Likewise, during the class there will be a way to ask questions that Aspacia can answer for all attendees.
The cost of the workshop includes the delivery of your materials
-What is modern calligraphy
-Instruments and materials
-Exercise 1 - Use of space (card and envelope)
-Exercise 2 - Use of space and composition II (greeting cards)
-Exercise 3 - Design and complex composition (quote)
The investment includes a kit which contains:
- 1 Manual with exercises and examples
- 1 oblique pen (or straight if necessary)
- 2 nibs (Hunt 101 & Shakespeare)
-3 sheets of guide lines
-Card with different textures
*NO PRIOR EXPERIENCE REQUIRED