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Starter Kits

Are you looking to learn calligraphy? We currently offer two ways to delve into the beautiful art.

Our Calligraphy Starter Kits are available for purchase and have all the tools you need to begin your calligraphy journey including specific tips and tricks written by Laura Hooper. Find more details and purchase your kit here.

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Workshops

If you are looking for more in-depth instruction, please consider attending one of our Beginners’ Workshops.  To register, please click here to select your workshop of choice.

Visit Style Me Pretty Living to see photos from our February 1 DC Workshop designed by Karson Butler Events!

We currently have workshops scheduled for the following dates/locations:

Saturday, April 12, 2014 - SOLD OUT {wait list only}
Brooklyn, NY :: Dabney Lee
10:00am – 1:oopm

Saturday, April 12, 2014 - SOLD OUT {wait list only}
Brooklyn, NY :: Dabney Lee
3:00pm – 6:oopm

Sunday, June 8, 2014
Austin, TX {Georgetown} :: The Union on Eighth
10:00am – 1:00pm
{Special thank you to our partners Love, The Nelsons, Without Wax, Katy & The Union on Eighth}

Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Dallas, TX :: Bows & Arrows
6:00pm – 9:00pm

Sunday, June 22, 2014
Alexandria, VA (DC area) :: Hotel Monaco
10:00am – 1:00pm

Sunday, July 13, 2014
Boston, MA :: Ceremony Boston
11:00am – 2:00pm
{Special thank you to our partners mStarr event design, Ceremony Boston, Petal Floral, Hello Love Photography & Mayflour Confections}

Sunday, July 27, 2014 - SOLD OUT!
Chicago, IL :: Hello Darling + Courtney Callahan Paper Studio
10:00am – 1:00pm

Sunday, July 27, 2014
Chicago, IL :: Hello Darling + Courtney Callahan Paper Studio
3:00pm – 6:00pm
{Special thank you to our partners Hello Darling & Courtney Callahan Paper}

Saturday, August 16, 2014
Salt Lake City, UT :: Jessica Peterson Studio
10:00am – 1:00pm
{Special thank you to our partners Martha Hatfield, Sarah Winward & Jessica Kettle}

Sunday, August 17, 2014
Denver, CO :: 2127 Larimer
11:00am – 2:00pm
{Special thank you to our partner 2127 Larimer}

Saturday, August 23, 2014
Richmond, VA :: Paisley & Jade
10:00am – 1:00pm
{Special thank you to our partners Janie Medley, Paisley & Jade & Rachel May}

Saturday, September 20, 2014
Los Angeles, CA :: SHADE Hotel
10:00am – 1:00pm

Sunday, September 21, 2014
San Francisco, CA :: Argonaut Hotel
11:00am – 2:00pm

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 will include:
- 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)
To register, please click here to select your workshop of choice.

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.