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Pointed Pen Basics

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Smitten On Paper

114 East Lemon Avenue

Monrovia, CA 91016

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Do you to learn pointed pen calligraphy but don’t know where to begin? This is the class for you!

Objective:

Our goal is to build strong roots for your script to blossom by establishing a deep foundation and understanding for the tools and materials, basic techniques and key concepts. We will learn how to use our tools for optimal results and how to study and practice at home with confidence.

Description:

In this 3-hour class, you will learn all the basics of pointed pen calligraphy:

  • How to use, dip, and clean a pointed pen
  • Pen grip, pen and paper angle, and posture
  • How to select nibs, inks, and papers for practice
  • Basic Lowercase strokes for Copperplate
  • Basic drills and tips for practicing at home

Prerequisite:

No prior experience necessary.

Supplies:

All basic supplies will be provided in class, including:

Handouts
2 Nibs
Oblique* Penholder
Ink
Paper
Pencil

*Please notify the instructor if you are left-handed and would prefer to use a straight penholder.

You are welcome to bring your own favorite supplies (nibs, penholders, ink, etc.) to use in class.

If you have any questions or concers about this class, please contact Nina at hello@anintran.com.

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