DC {Alexandria} | June 11th 2:30pm

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DC {Alexandria} | June 11th 2:30pm 2017-05-31T00:35:20+00:00

Project Description

Sunday, June 11, 2017
2:30PM to 5:30 PM (EST)

Laura Hooper Calligraphy {Studio}
109 N. Fairfax Street | 3rd Floor
Alexandria, VA 22314

{studio is not wheelchair accessible}

Our calligraphy workshop for beginners in modern pointed-pen will provide you with the tools to get started in pointed-pen calligraphy and cover the basics on how to use them to create the thick and thin lines that are characteristic of pointed pen calligraphy. We will work through a full introductory alphabet as well as discuss suggested supplies, daily troubleshooting and behind-the-scenes for completing calligraphy work. If you are just starting out or are looking for hands-on tips and techniques to improve your calligraphic hand, these workshops are for you!

Each workshop includes:
– 2.5-3 hours of instruction with Laura Hooper & Alyssa Hooper
– 1 oblique pen holder
– 2 nibs
– 1 jar of black ink
– 1 instructional book with tracing paper & practice sheets
– 1 alphabet tracing pad on calligraphy quality paper with all 26 letters {upper & lower case} plus numbers & blank pages
– 1 keepsake Laura Hooper Calligraphy tote bag
– light refreshments

Investment: $225 (includes all supplies)

Please be sure you can attend as workshops are non-refundable/non-transferable once purchased.