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Calligraphy Workshop for Wedding Invitations
March 5, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm$85
COST: $85 – please call Bouquet (402) 905-0589 to reserve your spot and pay via credit card over the phone.
Students will be given a brief history of Copperplate calligraphy script as well an overview of tools and materials and instruction on how to use them. After learning some basic calligraphic strokes strokes using a traditional steel nib and oblique pen holder, students will delve into learning uppercase case Copperplate letters. The class will end with guidance on completing a single letter monogram to be used on a personalized return address stamp. Student’s completed letters will be sent home with the instructor to be digitized and sent to an Omaha-based rubber stamp maker. Students will receive a personalized return address stamp– with their own letter– within two weeks of class completion.
Students will leave class with a detailed exemplars and guide sheets for practice at home as well as all supplies provided in class. Lowercase exemplar will be provided for home study. No calligraphy experience (or good handwriting!) needed, advanced or intermediate students will also benefit from guidence by an experienced instructor.
There is only 16 spots available, so call to reserve your seat!