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Continued Pointed-Pen Calligraphy
8-Session Daytime Course
Monday, April 16 to June 11, 2018 – 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (no class May 28)
Calligraphy by instructor Lee Ann Clark
The elegant script, commonly known as Copperplate, is unmatched in its usefulness for social stationery. The rhythm and grace of the letterform is used on invitations, menus, and placecards, and can take your personal correspondence to a whole new level.
Further explore the versatility of this tool and continue to hone your skills with formal writing, focusing on capital letters, alternate letterforms, and flourishing. Contemporary styles with modern twists and variations are also examined.
Beginning Pointed-Pen Calligraphy or other pointed-pen experience is required. All supplies are provided.
Instructor: Lee Ann Clark
8 sessions; 2.5 hours each (no class May 28)
S. Dillon Ripley Center
1100 Jefferson Dr SW
Metro: Smithsonian (Mall exit)