TUESDAY, JANUARY 31, 2017 GUILD MEETING 7:00 – 9:00 pm Join us for a hands-on lesson in Black Letter (Old English, Gothic, Textura) as we write along with a Reggie Ezell DVD. Reggie’s Black Letter is very legible. An exemplar will be provided.
- Speedball C-0 nib and penholder (or 5mm Brause nib or parallel pen)
- Moon Palace Sumi (and ink container) or other bottled black ink and paper towel
- Calligraphy grid paper – 8 squares to the inch
- Contrasting color paper for hand guard
TUESDAY, MARCH 7, 2017 GUILD MEETING 7:00 – 9:00 pm “Embellishing Your Letters,” a hands-on activity using many different types of embellishment you can use on your letterforms; plenty of new techniques to try for yourself. Kirkwood United Methodist Church, Adams & Clay, 63122, in the Parish Building, lower level.
MAY 13, 2017 FIELD TRIP 10:00 am – Noon Join us for a morning field trip -- a tour of the Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum, 3524 Russell Blvd, 63104, followed by lunch at an area restaurant. Meet at the front of the museum at 10:00. www.rain.org/~karpeles