Shinah, of Crooked Calligraphy, is a former Harvard-trained corporate attorney who finally quit the traditional path to "success" she had been following blindly her whole life and veered off in a completely crazy, creative direction. Now, she is a professional modern calligrapher who designs a line of fun, off-beat, sweary-but-classy greeting cards. She loves all things calligraphy - designing tattoos, addressing wedding envelopes, creating huge-ass signs, and especially teaching!
Spend a fun afternoon learning the basics of Modern Calligraphy with Shinah! In this three hour workshop, you'll learn all about the basic tools and proper techniques of modern pointed pen calligraphy. You'll start with basic pen strokes, practice putting letters together, and finally, start to develop your own awesome style! Each student will receive a complete calligraphy supply kit: an oblique pen holder, 2 nibs, a bottle of ink, clipboard, practice paper, and an instructional guide book written by Shinah with alphabets, styling inspiration, tips and tricks. Shinah doesn't take calligraphy too seriously, and truly believes that every person can develop a unique style. So, come join in for a fun, relaxing workshop and learn a new skill, start a fun hobby, or just get lost in creativity for a few hours.
Modern Calligraphy is Saturday, March 18th from 1-4p! Sign up here!