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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy with @letteringinphosphenes (11am - 2pm)

FOR COMPLETE BEGINNERS

CLASS DETAILS
Duration: 3 hours
Teacher: Rachel Koh - See our Calligrapher's profile and Instagram here
Max Class size: 12

Workshop fee: $125/pax + Complimentary one-time access to our bi-monthly clinic session

Frequency: Held once a month.

DATES (2018)

 6th Oct (Sat) 11:00am - 2:00pm

OUR VENUE PARTNER

The Hive, Lavender

Nearest train station: 3 mins walk from Bendemeer/ Lavender

ABOUT OUR ARTIST

Rachel @LetteringInPhosphenes is the Scribblers Collective's resident modern calligrapher and watercolourist. She is one of the most versatile modern calligraphers in Singapore, being adept in multiple variants of the script. Her recent notable works includes participation in styled shoot with vendors in the wedding industry to an artwork display for Singapore's Estée Lauder Companies Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign 2017


DESCRIPTION

Traditional Calligraphy has gone through many changes and we’ve seen countless variations over the years. In recent years, Modern calligraphy styles has been making it rounds with more people jumping on the Calligraphy bandwagon because of it.

In our revamped workshop series, our Introduction to Modern Calligraphy will walk you through a few selected Modern calligraphy styles and understand some basic fundamentals that’ll allow you to create a variety of modern styles. Also, you will learn how to form basic strokes, form letters and words in a chosen Modern calligraphy style depending on the artist that is teaching the session.

MATERIALS (Take-home)

  • G nib (1)

  • Calligraphy Holder (Oblique)

  • Calligraphy Holder (Straight)

  • Glass bottle of Higgins Eternal Ink (1)

  • Class Notes (1 set)

  • Class Practice Sheets (1 set)

  • Modern Calligraphy exemplar

NOTES

*Minuscules (lowercase) only*