Pointed Pen Class upcoming at ART CENTRAL 1329 Monterery Street, San Luis Obispo
Casual Pointed Pen
1 Day Class, Saturday, July 16
Noon to 4 pm Class size Limited to 8
An easy introduction to cursive style lettering with a pointed pen. Practical guide to lettering capitals and miniscules will be focus of the class. Suitable for those new to a pointed pen and great review for those who are experienced
with Copperplate and pointed pen.
Bring a few envelopes for tips and tricks of addressing envelopes
To enroll, contact Mary Lou Johnson,
text to 805-441-3246
Fee: $35 + $5 material fee payable in class
Pen holders will be provided with class enrollment. Other oblique holders will be on hand for try outs. All supplies available at Art Central.
Great examples of pointed pen
lettering in this edition of the
Best book for beginners: Speedball Textbook
Available in Art Central, Michaels or your favorite art store.
Books for lettering ideas and inspiration
Scribe: Artist of the Written Word by John Stevens.
Modern Calligraphy & Hand Lettering by Lisa Engelbrecht.
The Zanerian Manual of Alphabets and Engrossing Zaner-Blosser. My favorite exemplars for Copperplate/Roundhand
Online Calligraphers to follow
8.Pointed Pen Calligraphy 101: Modern Calligraphy Tips $ Tricks