Explore the tools of calligraphy with emphasis on the broad-nib dip pen in this interactive class. Learn how to render beautiful letterforms in the Foundational, Italic, and Uncial hands, for starters, and follow your curiosity and pleasure in experimenting with new materials and ideas. Instruction on slant, spacing, and the importance of negative space, plus an overview of design elements and tools, the historical context of hand lettering and its influence on typography will be discussed.
Materials to bring: Speedball introductory calligraphy kit and practice paper (ordinary copier paper is fine).
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|Type||Dropped 7 or more days before the 1st Session*||Dropped between 6 days before the 1st Session & the 1st Working day after the 1st Session||Dropped after the 1st Working day after the 1st Session*|
|Adult & YFA Classes & Camps||Tuition refunded minus $50 processing fee**||Tuition is refunded minus a processing fee equal to 50% of the Tuition||No Refund or Credit|
|Workshops costing $100 or more||Tuition refunded minus $50 processing fee**||No Refund or Credit||No refund or credit|
|Workshops under $100||Tuition refunded minus $25 processing fee**||No Refund or Credit||No Refund or Credit|
|Start Date||Time||Teacher||# Sessions||Price|
||1:00pm - 4:00pm||Karen Daughtry||5||$190|
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
|Sun, Jan 19||1:00pm - 4:00pm||Karen Daughtry|
|Sun, Jan 26||1:00pm - 4:00pm||Karen Daughtry|
|Sun, Feb 02||1:00pm - 4:00pm||Karen Daughtry|
|Sun, Feb 09||1:00pm - 4:00pm||Karen Daughtry|
Evanston Art Center is a non-profit (501(c)3) visual arts organization in Evanston, IL. The Evanston Art Center specializes in art education, scholarship programs, community events, public programs, outreach and exhibitions. All exhibitions are free and open to the public.
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