Are you interested in learning modern calligraphy, but don’t know where to start? You’re in the right place! In this 2.5-hour workshop hosted by calligraphy expert Liz Zhang, you’ll learn the basics of modern calligraphy using a brush pen. We’ll start with some basic strokes and exercises to get you comfortable with the movement of the brush pen, followed by connecting the basic strokes into letters and words. A great introduction to the art of calligraphy!
Open to beginners.
*This workshop is recorded (you will receive the video link 48 to 72 hours after the workshop)
Part 1 : Get your materials ready
Get started with an overview of modern calligraphy and the different tools that are commonly used.
Part 2 :
Basic strokes of modern calligraphy
Here, Liz will demonstrate the basic strokes of modern calligraphy—the best foundation for learning calligraphy! You’ll then get the opportunity to practice creating these strokes yourself.
Part 3 :
Connecting letters & words
After learning the basic strokes, Liz will show you how to connect them into letters to eventually form longer words. To end the workshop, you’ll also learn how to make minor changes to your letters to create different styles—the creative possibilities are endless!
List of materials to bring:
✓ Brush pen
✓ Smooth paper