Modern Calligraphy for Beginners
with Eithna Joyce
We are delighted to offer this new workshop on modern calligraphy for beginners. A fresh and contemporary approach to the age old skill of beautiful writing, this revived and reimagined style of calligraphy is proving popular with type-lovers the world over. During this workshop you will be introduced to the joys of writing with dip nib and ink by learning the basic techniques, letter forms and how to compose words and phrases.
Eithna Joyce is an artist working in a variety of media including oil, ink and collage. Solo exhibitions include Íontas, Castleblaney; Ballina Arts Centre; and Ennistymon Courthouse Gallery. A recipient of the EV+A curatorial award (2007), Eithna holds a degree in Fine Art in Art History, Paint and Professional Practice from GMIT.
Modern Calligraphy for Beginners takes place from 11am-1.30pm on Friday 28th January.
Cost: €45, including a calligrapher’s basic set (nib, pen holder, etc) with all you’ll need for the class and to bring home with you. Places are limited and booking is essential. .