Our beginner’s workshop in modern pointed-pen calligraphy will teach you about the tools of calligraphy, basics in brushstrokes and technique, as well as cover a full alphabet. If you are just starting out or are looking for hands-on tips and techniques to improve your beginner’s hand, these workshops are for you!
Each workshop includes: - 3 hours of instruction with Laura Hooper - 1 pen holder - 2 nibs - 1 pot of black ink - 1 instructional alphabet w/tracing & practice sheets - 1 keepsake Laura Hooper Calligraphy tote bag - light refreshments
Investment: $225 (includes all supplies)
Registration for each workshop is limited to allow for questions and one-on-one instruction from Laura. Please be sure you can attend as workshops are non-refundable once purchased.
Laura Hooper’s passion for calligraphy began at the age of 12, and she has been in love with the art of lettering ever since. After graduating from California State University, Northridge with a degree in Business and an emphasis on Management, Laura opened her own artistic ventures, Laura Hooper Calligraphy and Lucky Orchid Designs.
For the past nine years, Laura has worked with countless brides and grooms to create the most elegant calligraphy for their invitations and wedding stationery. She also designs custom hand drawn maps, unique place cards and other chic items for the most discerning of brides. Laura has worked with several high profile celebrities and companies for their personal and corporate events, and has been published in numerous magazines, including The Knot, Inside Weddings, Martha Stewart Weddings and Town & Country Weddings, among others.
Laura currently resides in Alexandria, Virginia with her husband, Jeremy, and their dogs, Kepler and Tycho. Keep up with laura daily on Instagram @lhcalligraphy.