Upcoming at Wells Studio in Oakland/Piedmont. Email for info. $80
In this two hour class, you will begin to create your own individual take on traditional copperplate calligraphy. You will learn how to hold the split nib pen, form basic strokes, practice and connect letterforms, and execute an alphabet! Bring your favorite poem or quotation to letter as practice, or pen a note to a friend.
Hand Drawn Lettering
Saturday, July 21, 10am-noon at Wells Studio in Oakland/Piedmont. Email for info. $80
In this two hour class, you will dive into the trend of hand drawn lettering. Beginning with identifying the basics of type anatomy, you will find inspiration in gathered and historic materials, and sketch experimentally. If you’d like, bring a favorite phrase or short quotation to letter, or your favorite drawing materials or papers to experiment with in addition to the necessary materials that we will provide.