The beginner’s workshop in modern calligraphy
In this beginner's workshop, you'll form a strong modern calligraphy foundation. Lindsey will start by teaching you how to create calligraphy with a standard pen, which will allow you to make beautiful lettering on the spot! We'll then move on to brush pens to familiarize you with how to use pressure variation for that professional look in your lettering. Finally, we'll spend the last half of class working with dip pens! All materials will be included in this workshop.
Workshop includes the following supplies:
Ballpoint Pen (for faux calligraphy/letter formation practice)
Brush Pen (for practicing pressure exertion)
Manuscript Straight Calligraphy Pen with Universal Insert
Hand-Turned Wooden Oblique Calligraphy Pen
Nikko G Nib
Brause EF66 Nib
2.25 oz. Sumi Ink
Workshop-Exclusive TPK Worksheet Set
6" x 8.25" Rhodia Pad
Ticket Price: $200
Number of spots available: 15
Lindsey Bugbee is the Boulder-based artist and modern calligrapher behind the popular creativity-focused blog The Postman's Knock. Since starting TPK in 2012, Lindsey has worked with Hollywood wedding clients; taught thousands of people around the world how to write calligraphy through her Learn Calligraphy for a Latté printable worksheet series; and appeared in Flow Magazine, Dasherie Magazine, and Jenny Doh's book More Creative Lettering.
The Postman’s Knock is your premiere resource for learning calligraphy and hand-lettering. You’ll be impressed at TPK’s intuitive, thorough, and fun worksheets and courses!
Parking: Free available in the lot South of The Machine Shop.