One-Day Beginning Copperplate Calligraphy Workshop with Suzanne Cunningham at 1818 Farms (8 Hours)
Join Suzanne Cunningham at 1818 Farms for a one day workshop and learn the beautiful art of calligraphy. No prior experience is needed. Start by learning the parts of the pen, nib, guidelines, and basic strokes. Suzanne will then teach the lower-case alphabet in Copperplate script, the upper-case alphabet and some simple flourishing. Suzanne will also bring the supplies she uses to address envelopes and show you a few tricks of the trade.
Snacks will be provided in the morning and afternoon. There will be a one hour break for lunch. Participants will need to bring their own lunch. There is also a Subway nearby.
All supplies are included for this class. Just bring yourself and be ready to have fun! Suzanne's classes fill up quickly and seats are limited to 13.
More on Suzanne:
Suzanne Cunningham is a professional calligrapher with 25 years of experience and has taught many workshops and private lessons. She has studied under Master Penmen Michael Sull, Barbara Calzolari, Bill Kemp, Harvest Crittenden, and Crown Office Scribe Paul Antonio, as well as Heather Held, Barbara Close, Angela Welch, and Karen Brooks. She specializes in Engrosser's Script, more commonly known as Copperplate and is known for her flourishing. Suzanne lives in Florence, Alabama with her husband and two daughters. View the video below to see the true beauty Suzanne creates with pen and paper.
Date & Time - Saturday, May 5, 2018
8am - 5pm
Price - $250
The Following Supplies are Included:
Oblique pen holder and nib
Walnut ink and nib cleaner
Paper with guidelines
Majuscule and minuscule exemplar
List of resources and favorite tools
Location - 1818 Farms, 24889 Lauderdale Street, Mooresville, AL 35649