Registration required. In this five-week beginner's class, Suzanne Lee of the lakes gallery at chi-lin Laconia will introduce several styles of calligraphy including Italic, Copperplate, Blackletter & contemporary work. Beginning with the fundamentals of Italic, students will use a beautiful broad edge fountain pen to gain confidence while working at their own pace. Lower and upper case letters, numbers and punctuation are studied and incorporated into finished, simple layouts. Materials will be provided for the class & no previous calligraphy experience is needed.
Suzanne Lee worked as fashion designer. She lived and worked in the Orient for 25 years. She is influenced by Asian art and calligraphy from all over the world. She has taught calligraphy for many years and studied with contemporary masters.