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Modern Calligraphy for Designers - A Benefit Workshop for the ACLU
Tue, April 25, 2017, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM PDT
A fun, informative and detailed introduction to contemporary calligraphy.
Learn to use traditional calligraphy tools while applying modern styles and techniques.
Bryn Chernoff of Paperfinger will lead this course, geared towards designers and design-minded folks who want to understand and experience the fun of manipulating a calligraphy nib and ink. Ideal for beginners.
The workshop will cover:
- detailed exercises for using calligraphy tools and building a practice
- creating stylistic effects and influencing your personal writing style
- scanning your work for digital manipulation
** This is a benefit workshop! ** -- all profits will directly benefit the ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union). And we'll have time to exercise your new calligraphy skills while writing letters to Congress, compositions like the Bill of Rights, Constitution and other inspirational passages.