Jane Matsumoto (@GinkgoArts) - Copperplate with Jane - Feb 1 to April 23

To register for this class, click here.

John Neal Books is not hosting this class.

Jane is an instructor, mentor, calligrapher, and watercolor artist who specializes in traditional forms of calligraphy in both pointed pen and broad edge work.  Jane is a certified American Cursive instructor and a mentor / instructor for Kalli Camp Academy. She shares valuable calligraphy and watercoloring tips as well as her extensive knowledge about calligraphy and watercoloring supplies on Instagram @GinkgoArts.  

Take a deep dive into the world of Copperplate calligraphy with Jane Matsumoto in this 12-week, on-demand course. Registration is open January 4-17, class runs February 1 - April 23, 2021.


  • JNB graph practice pad (P21)
  • Borden & Riley Boris Marker Layout Paper (P09-50)
  • Gum Arabic Powder (I85)
  • Daniel Smith Walnut Ink (I145) 
  • Graduated Pipet 7ml (S870)
  • Small Screw Top Dinky Dips with holder (S934)
  • Dual Use Workshop Holder (Oblique/Straight) (H129)

Choice of:

  • Nikko G nib (N113) (3)  
  • or
  • Pointed Nib Sampler (N154)

Other suggested supplies/recommendations:

  • JNB practice pad (P20)
  • Gilbert Bond 25% Cotton Practice Pad 11x17 (P70)
  • Pelikan 4001 Brilliant Black (I04)
  • Moon Palace Sumi Ink (I70)
  • Dr. Ph. Martin Bleed Proof White Ink (I38)
  • Fox & Quill Iron Gall inks (I160)
  • Vintage Hunt 22B (N93-V)
  • Gillott 303 (N72)
  • Hunt 101 (N77)
  • Leonardt Principal EF Nib (N120)
  • Westcott 2x18" graph ruler (S944)