OUR CURRENT COURSE OFFERINGS
The Business of Calligraphy
Kestrel Montes, of INKMETHIS, shares all her experience building a thriving business: determining the focus, finding clients, licenses, marketing, social media, offering services, selling products, resources & more! Launch your dreams!
Advanced Spencerian Study
Master Penman Harvest Crittenden leads an advanced study of this elegant vintage script. Get ready to elevate your script with an in-depth study of alternate letter-forms, intricate capitals, advanced entry strokes and a bit of decorative flourishes. Hosted by learncalligraphy.com
Adventures with the Pointed Brush
Yves Leterme, Instructor.
The pointed brush is such a versatile tool that you can spend your entire life exploring and enjoying that one instrument. This class aims to prove this statement before a wide audience of different skill levels.
Marie Hornback, the American Cursive Instructor Certification program Director. Learn cursive handwriting based on the classic style used in the early 1900's when handwriting was at its best. Elegant, readable, and accessible to anyone. Marie will also show how to individualize this style to make it your own.
Leaf Script Letters
Skyler Chubak, Instructor.
A perfect companion to Skyler's course on Acanthus Leaves & Scrolls, this alphabet will help incorporate the acanthus leaf elements into script letters. The course will focus on a variety of letters and shading styles with a full alphabet provided. Info coming soon.
Ready to tackle long pieces but breaking your brain on the layout? Learn the approaches of Harvest Crittenden, Suzanne Cunningham & Kestrel Montes! Three teachers unlock the mystery of arranging large quantities of text: line breaks, centering, paper size, drafting. We'll also talk paper types, inks, sealants, signing, pricing and shipping!
Designed during the Golden Age of Penmanship, Spencerian Script is known for it's delicate, sweeping lines. Learn one of the most requested bridal hands from Master Penman Harvest Crittenden. Perfect for those interested in learning or improving their skill in this elegant vintage hand.
Acanthus Leaves & Scrolls
Skyler Chubak, Instructor. Demystify the art of drawing acanthus leaves and scrolls with this step by step process for gorgeous designs. This class was so popular that we've received many requests to run it again. Check out the student images on IG #scrollswithskyler2021. Open to students of any level.
MORE FALL AND WINTER CLASSES WILL BE POSTED SOON
COURSES STILL IN SESSION
Yves Leterme, Instructor.
This class exclusively focuses on the wealth of capitals that are at our disposal when we decide to draw or build up our letters. Open to all levels.
Egg Tempera, the Luminous Medium
Koo Schadler, Instructor.
In this comprehensive course, Koo leads students through a step by step process to create a small yet exquisite still life painting using pigments & egg yolk.
Layout and Design
Mike Gold, Instructor.
Mike has worked as a commercial lettering designer for over 30 years, and brings his unique skills to this sometimes elusive subject. You will get a multi-layered insight into dynamic designs.
SOME OF OUR PAST CLASSES
Heather Victoria Held, Instructor.
This class will focus on Spring themes designed for this joyous time of year and build upon the basic flourishes. Intermediate level. Come play with designs, colors, and all the inspiration of Spring.