Blackletter Basics: Calligraphy Workshop

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Date(s) - 08/17/2019
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Main Street Arts


Blackletter Basics:Calligraphy Workshop
Saturday, August 17, 12 to 3 p.m.
$40.00, All materials included

This informal and interactive workshop is perfect for anyone interested in learning the basic strokes and lowercase proportional relationships of a version of Blackletter. Led by Lorrie Frear, professor in the School of Design at Rochester Institute of Technology participants will use calligraphy markers to complete a cohesive lowercase alphabet in the three hour session.

The procedural methods introduced in this workshop can be applied to analyzing other calligraphic hands.This session will be fun, relaxed, and perfect for those with no prior calligraphy or lettering experience.​