Unless otherwise stated, workshops are $40 + HST (supplies extra). To reserve your spot or to learn more about a workshop, please contact us at 519-624-8787.
For those who are already comfortable with cursive writing and are looking to further improve their penmanship, Carolyn will be demonstrating various ornamental elements that can be used in your everyday handwriting to add an elegant touch to your written work. Whether you are using handwriting for social correspondence or personal journaling, Ornamental Penmanship will add a beautiful flair to your writing.
Supplies: a pen you are comfortable writing with and an A4 ruled paper pad
Learn the endangered art of cursive handwriting or improve your handwriting with an experienced and passionate calligrapher and cursive instructor, Carolyn Mele.
Since the advent of the computer and mobile phones, digital messages have become the norm. With little to no practice of penmanship, our handwriting has become illegible. Increase your confidence and learn the skills to improve your handwriting or come as a beginner and learn cursive all over again!
Supplies: a pencil, a pen that you are comfortable working with, and an A4/Letter-sized lined paper pad.
Modern calligraphy is an whimsical, updated take on traditional calligraphy scripts that encourages you to create your own personal style of writing. While still using contrasting downstrokes and upstrokes as a foundation, it allows you the freedom make beautiful written pieces using a system that you have customized for yourself. Anne Marie (IG: @evergreen_lettering_co) will show you the basics you need to get started on finding your own style.
Supplies: Brush pens, dip pen holder, ink, fine dip pen nibs (ie: Cito fein or Steno “Blue Pumpkin”), pencil, eraser, and dotted/grid paper pad