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Modern Calligraphy - Brush Lettering

at Jade Scarlett Art - Astoria 3414 Broadway, Astoria, New York 11106

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy - Brush Lettering Learn the art of brush calligraphy where you’ll be instructed on how to the basic techniques necessary to create the thick and thin lines that make beautiful letters in brush calligraphy.All supplies will be provided and you will leave with a beautiful greeting card handwritten by you, as well...

Wednesday Jun 5th, 6pm - 8pm

Calligraphy (Beginner)

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side 1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

Learn the art of hand lettering. Create a sample book of three basic styles adapted from classic calligraphic styles that can later be used on gift enclosures, envelopes and more. For the Supply List CLICK HERE

Tuesday Jun 11th, 12:30pm - 2:30pm

  (6 sessions)

6 sessions

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Watercolor Calligraphy Brush Lettering

at Jade Scarlett Art - Flatiron 79 Madison Ave, New York, New York 10016

Come learn brush lettering using watercolors techniques to create a colorful work of art with your own writing! All your supplies will be provided and you will leave with a beautiful greeting card handwritten by you! Important: 1. Check in via the guest registration tablet at the front desk when you arrive at WeWork for your Meetup. 2. Bring a...

Wednesday May 29th, 6pm - 8pm

Watercolor Florals & Calligraphy

at Brooklyn Brainery - Park Slope 1110 8th Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11215

Join Modern Calligrapher Danielle Rothman to learn how to pair loose watercolor florals with vibrant calligraphy! In this colorful class, you will learn several techniques for how to use watercolors, including painting flowers and foliage, blending colors, and forming letters using the principles of modern calligraphy. You'll then...

Friday Jun 28th, 1pm - 4:30pm

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Working with Color

at Society of Scribes - Gramercy 214 E 21st St, New York, New York 10010

Invaluable for those using color to enhance calligraphic work, this hands-on workshop, taught by a student of Josef Albers at Yale, will include a concise overview of his classic Color Interaction course. You will discover and apply such effects as making one color appear as two completely different colors, creating the illusion of transparency...

Sunday Jun 2nd, 10am - 4pm

  (2 sessions)

2 sessions

Calligraphy: Historical Hands

at The Cooper Union - East Village Cooper Union Campus, New York, New York 10003

This 8-week course will introduce students to three major historical styles of writing: Uncial, Carolingian, and Blackletter. This class will focus on the fundamentals of understanding these letterforms and practicalities for using professional tools. The historical survey of the development of these hands will also be covered through lectures and...

Tuesday Jun 4th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

  (8 sessions)

8 sessions

Watercolor Brush Lettering

at CraftJam - SoHo 103 Sullivan St, New York, New York 10012

Whether you are interested to learn basic brush lettering skills or to find new ways to take your watercoloring skills further, join our Watercolor Brush Lettering CraftJam. In this fun and colorful workshop you will learn lettering skills with endless possibilities for card making, gift tags, wall art, and more! In this CraftJam you will: Learn...

Wednesday Jun 5th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm


Make Your Own Japanese Writing T-Shirt

at RESOBOX - East Village 91 East 3rd St, New York, New York 10003

In this class, students learn to write a Japanese character, and then they create their own T-shirt displaying that character in their own writing. Japanese characters are ideograms which represent a whole concept or idea. This class teaches students how to write a Japanese character, exposing them to a whole new way of expressing themselves. Students...

Thursday Jun 6th, 6:30pm - 8pm

Copperplate Calligraphy

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side 1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

Practice this classic style used for formal invitations and addressing that has never been more popular. Get started with copperplate calligraphy in a live class with an expert instructor. Learn the fundamentals of using the pointed pen for this classic form as well as modern hand lettering variations Note: For the Supply List, please CLICK HE...

Tuesday Jul 23rd, 7pm - 9pm

  (5 sessions)

5 sessions

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Modern Calligraphy Bootcamp

at CraftJam - SoHo 103 Sullivan St, New York, New York 10012

Learn everything you ever wanted to know about getting started with calligraphy! Based on our popular Modern Calligraphy series, the Calligraphy Bootcamp offers an all-in-one approach to learning about the tools of the trade for calligraphy.  In 3 hours, Craftjam's calligrapher will teach you how to use a gel pen, marker, and traditional pen...

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CraftJam Academy: Hand Lettering Workshop

at CraftJam - SoHo 103 Sullivan St, New York, New York 10012

Join us for one of our most popular CraftJam Academy workshops, now updated into two sessions. Learn the basic techniques of hand lettering and experiment with creating your own unique style. Hand lettering can be simply defined as “the art of drawing letters” - it is a specific combination of letterforms crafted for single use, often hand-drawn,...

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2 sessions

Hand Lettering Basics

at Gowanus Print Lab - Gowanus 54 2nd Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11215

In this 3 session class, you’ll learn the basics of illustrating letterforms by hand and then have the opportunity to screen print a small run of mini prints. You’ll concept, research, design and then illustrate your favorite quote, phrase, or word. Come transform simple words into meaningful drawings with us!  Basic drawing and computer...

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3 sessions

Modern Calligraphy

at Brooklyn Craft Company - Greenpoint 165 Greenpoint Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11222

Learn the beautiful art of modern calligraphy hand lettering -- and be on your way to lettering everything from art pieces to cards and more. In this beginner-level class, your instructor will begin by walking you through the basics of modern calligraphy while guiding you as you practice writing using worksheets. She'll help as you begin developing...

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Foundations of Calligraphy

at Q.E.D. - Astoria 27-16 23rd Ave, Astoria, New York 11105

For 4,000 years, the chisel edged pen has been the primary tool with which western language was recorded until falling out of use in the 16th century, and eventual obscurity by the 18th century. Learn about the history of calligraphy, and the basics of its technique from Rome through the Middle Ages, and the Arts & Crafts revival of the 19th century....

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2 sessions

CraftJam Academy: Modern Calligraphy Workshop

at CraftJam - SoHo 103 Sullivan St, New York, New York 10012

Calligraphy is a millenia-old art form, with its roots in both Eastern and Western cultures traditionally used for illuminated manuscripts and formal writing. Modern calligraphy spurs from this by using both new and traditional tools: it’s a more free form style of writing that maintains the elegance of traditional calligraphy while allowing for...

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2 sessions

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