Guild Meetings & Workshop Dates

Event Information:

  • Sun

    Calligraphy Meeting & Mini-workshop

    1:00 pmWaldemere Fire Station

    Laura Stevenson – Lost in Space


    Calligraphy involves more than making marks on paper.  Many skills and considerations are involved in creating these marks to result in calligraphic pieces that convey the desired message.  This workshop will address one of these skills that challenges many calligraphers - spacing.  This summer at Seattletters, Ewan Clayton taught a workshop entitled “Calligraphy of the Heart: Part 2.”  He worked through a set of exercises in this workshop to help with understanding spacing and learning to relate marks to spacing.  Ewan has graciously given me permission to share this information with our Guild!

    Supply List:

    • Layout or practice paper (11x14 or 11x17 preferable; 8.5x11 OK if don’t have larger size)
    • Monoliner pen (any bullet or fine tip marker, small or medium size)
    • Pencil
    • Eraser

Feb 3 Penny Schwan – Dingbatz and Mini Envelope Book

Feb 5-8 Carrie Imai “Dancin’ Pen” Workshop (Paid Workshop)

Mar 3 Jim and Debbie Bennett – We’ve Got Your Number

Apr 7 Mary Wildrick — Textured Letters

May 5 Karen Smith – Design & Composition for Calligraphy

Jun 2 Project Show and St. John Bible Documentary