“Other usual tools and materials”

by Adrianne Proctor, VP-Programs, Feb 2017

At times, we mention “other usual tools and materials” in the meeting supply lists, so I came up with the list below. As you read it, don’t be alarmed: kind and helpful fellow members can probably help you fill in the blanks.

* Clean-up cloths (I pre-fold 15 or […]

A Show of Hands 2016: Art Posters

A fairytale experience of attending the “Art of the Poster” Workshop At the A Show of Hands 2016, International Calligraphy Conference

It’s the SPARK

I should really write this article as a fairytale, for I felt like a little girl who became spellbound upon entering the magical world of my instructors, Randall Hasson and […]

Dan Mooney: Gilding Workshop

The gilded letter ‘C’ from Dan Mooney’s workshop

TCG 2-day Workshop Weekend: September 26 and 27, 2015, 8am – 5pm

Dan Mooney of Boston will be coming to teach us a workshop on the illuminated and decorated letter. Dan is well known for his gold work and tooling of gold. Visit his website to […]

Reggie Ezell: 26 Seeds — a year-long workshop in 2014

Reggie Ezell’s “26 Seeds” workshop, hosted by TCG in 2014 — Students’ Area (password access)

The Triangle Calligraphers’ Guild is excited to announce that we will be hosting Reggie Ezell’s workshop: “26 Seeds: A Year to Grow”.

We would like to invite all of our Calligrafriends to join us for this fabulous year-long workshop. Please […]

Art Graf Watercolor Graphite

Our wonderful Copperplate Teacher Jessica showed us a real treat during class. Art Graf Watercolour Graphite. It is powdered graphite. Mix it with water and fill your dip pen with it. It gives wonderful hairlines with the pointed pen, has a silver looking shine to it and here is the best – you can erase […]

Tutorial for Dry Embossing

As a follow up to our Show & Tell about dry embossing last Saturday, have a look at this tutorial, how to create your own calligraphic stencils. Enjoy! Please CLICK HERE.

 

50 Calligraphy Tips by Scribblers UK

Scribblers, the British Calligraphy and Illustrations supplier has a FREE compendium of 50 Calligraphy tips for download. Just follow this link:

50 Calligraphy Tips