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Introduction To Copperplate Calligraphy / 23 January
What will be covered?
Copperplate is an elegant hand developed during the age of the great writing masters. This script is used extensively for invitations and formal events which now mostly taken up as a hobby. During the class, we will cover the basic of copperplate calligraphy from understanding the tools, basic strokes and pressure, the breakdown of each letter, to joining letters into words, as well as, going through the common errors that should be avoided. At the end of the class, if time permitted, I will demonstrate on how you can use these skills to make personalized gifts for your loved ones.
What is the class objective?
Upon class completion, participants will have full understanding on the script and able to construct the letter as well as linking the letters into words and paragraph.
Who can join?
Open to anyone who loves to learn up new subject (calligraphy), with NO experience needed.
Recommended for age 13 & above, as it involve sharp tools that needs to handle with care.
What will be provided?
Here are the lists of materials:
Byhandarts Intro to Copperplate Calligraphy Notes & Worksheets
1 x jar of Walnut Ink
1 x Dual Holder (Suitable for both right-handed & left-handed)
1 x Nikko G Nib
1 x Gillot 303 Nib
1 x set of art card paper and envelope for artwork
Date: 23 January 2021, Saturday
Time: 2.00 - 6.00pm
Fees: RM 260
About the instructor
Syuhada Jaafar is an account executive by day, a calligrapher and crafter by night.Currently working as an accountant but the heart wants what it wants, so Arts it is. Started calligraphy journey 3 years ago with a mission to add more personalize touch on her handmade cards’ collections. She felt in love with it ever since. She practices it daily, reading more books about it and attended classes held by the calligraphy masters.
Over the years she has taught hundreds of participants and she hopes to continue to inspire and encourage many more to explore this therapeutic art. Besides teaching, she has worked for several brands like Rolex, Tissot, Burberry, BMW, Faber-Castell, Acer and SOGO doing live calligraphy and few other commission works.
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If you are unable to make it, you will need to get a substitute to replace you for the class as there are no refunds. However if you can inform us a minimum of 5 days before the class, we can move you to a future class.
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