Introduction to Contemporary Pointed Pen Calligraphy

March 31, 2017 | 11am - 1:30pm | Macy's State Street, Chicago

Join me for an introduction to pointed pen calligraphy as we celebrate Macy's annual Spring Flower Show.  We will be using colors inspired by this year's Flower Show theme.  

Introduction to Contemporary Pointed Pen Calligraphy

Saturday April 29, 2017, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Smitten Boutique, Chicago, West Loop

Join Smitten Boutique in Chicago's West Loop as they host Joi of Bien Fait Calligraphy for an morning of mimosas and an introduction to pointed pen calligraphy, contemporary style!

This 3 hour class will introduce you to the tools used to create fine hairlines and swells of ink, the basic alphabet. This class is geared toward the student who is brand new to calligraphy or has limited experience.

 

Intermediate Pointed Pen Calligraphy

Saturday April 29, 2017, 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Smitten Boutique, Chicago, West Loop

Join Smitten Boutique in Chicago's West Loop as they host Joi of Bien Fait Calligraphy for an afternoon of champagne and Intermediate pointed pen calligraphy. 

In this 3 hour class, we will work on refining your script, letter variations, flourishes, and creating laurels and wreaths, along with using gouache and metallic ink.  This class is geared toward the student who has experience with pointed pen calligraphy and is looking to advance their skill and knowledge.