Learn The Basic Technique Of Blackletter Calligraphy
About The Workshop
Hi Learners! Do you want to learn how to write calligraphy script but do not have any experience to do it? Let’s join this workshop: Learn The Basic Technique Of Blackletter Calligraphy by Cosmas Adrian! This workshop is open for beginners in calligraphy. In this workshop, you will learn about Blackletter Calligraphy, or maybe known as Gothic style. To be exact, the script that you are going to try here is Textura Quadrata. It is an early script written with broad edged pen or flat pen.
For the basic technique which is so simple, there will be only 3 basic strokes. This is somewhat fitted to beginners in calligraphy. Not saying that this is easy, but you will learn a little bit early history of letters and will also understand the anatomy of letters. Cosmas Adrian will teach you from the beginning so worry no more and register now to learn the basic technique of blackletter calligraphy!
What will you learn?
- History of Blackletter
- Tools knowledge
- Basic Strokes
- Minuscules (lowercase)
- Write simple words
ABOUT THE TEACHER(S)
A graphic design graduate from a private university in Jakarta. Have had interest in letters and design since early in high school and started to learn calligraphy in the year of 2014. Until now, I have learned many style of calligraphy, from Italic, Foundational hand, Blackletter, Copperplate to Brush Calligraphy. Beside that, lettering, calligraphy, mural and graphic design are now my main profession.
Sharing is caring, so from 2016, I decided to open private and bigger classes for calligraphy. I have had about 4 workshops and many private classes until late 2017, and will be exploring for more interesting classes.
Let's learn together!
What is the price inclusive of?
- Tools (Straight holder, Nib, Ink)
- Guidelines paper
What do you need to bring?