Angelique Phillips - Modern Secrets of Style - February 16, 19, 23 and 26 - AM and PM Classes

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John Neal Books does not host this class.

You've admired Angelique Ink for her eye-catching signature style. Now she'll share the secrets to developing your own!

February 16, 19, 23 & 26
9:00am OR 4PM Pacific Time

What you'll learn:

  • Modern variations of letters Aa-Zz 
  • Techniques for developing a style with unique flavor
  • How to break the traditional calligraphy “rules” with intention
  • The use of flourishes and exaggerations to add character to letterforms
  • Exercises to help you loosen up and push you out of your comfort zone
  • How to branch out from your usual style with creativity and fun
  • An understanding of what makes a modern style visually appealing
  • Strategies for examining and modifying your script to create endless style possibilities
  • How to embrace happy accidents
  • Inspiration vs. imitation
  • How to draft a calligraphy composition with movement and rhythm
  • Best practices for composing a balanced layout

Supply List:

  • Calligraphy quality paper (P20)
  • Your favorite pointed pen nib or small tipped brush pen (M148) (N154) (H133
  • Pencil (PL38)
  • Ink (recommended: walnut, sumi, iron gall, or gouache) (I70) (I145) (I116) (WNG1)
  • Internet connection!
  • A quiet space to focus