This introductory calligraphy class is designed for anyone interested in studying either broad-edge Italic or pointed pen style for beautiful letter writing. In the first session you will determine which style you wish to study. During each session you will have practice time for help, and homework to be critiqued at the following session.You will learn which inks and paper will give you the best results. The ultimate goal is to learn the principles of writing beautiful notes and letters with a signature that is legible and readable. Students will need to bring: 8-1/2 x 11″ lined pad of paper, dull pencil, and a Pentel Hi Polymer or Staedtler Mars plastic eraser.
$40 Class fee (4 2-hour sessions); $20 for former students with pens. Registration due by April 1. Class limited to 10 students. Registration should be mailed to Dr. Bob Hosack, 2634 West E Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49009. Wheelchair Accessible.