Karen Daughtry - Calligraphy & Peaceful Contemplation - April 6, 13


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A calligraphic practice cultivates expression, peace, and equanimity.

Capture the beauty of calligraphy along with the peacefulness it brings. Savor the present moment making conscious strokes using a Parallel Pen, a modern instrument with a broad edge. View historical examples of beautiful writing. Gain an appreciation of the continuing contribution of modern and ancient scribes. Practice calligraphy with guided input to improve your strokes in a contemplative experience. Gain confidence and ability in further pursing this art with a skill set.

Acquire the basics in stroke and technique of calligraphy. Experience the contemplative, meditative aspects of the practice of broad-nib calligraphy.

Date:  2 Tuesdays, April 6 & April 13

Time: 7:00 - 9:00 PM

Cost:  $55/45 payment 10 days in advance

Supply List:

  • Pilot Parallel Pen 3.8mm (the green one) (FP67)
  • Black cartridges for the Parallel Pen (FP69)
  • Practice Paper: Plain 8-1/2 x 11” copier paper is OK for practice to start with (Recommended) Marker Paper (9x12”) (P32) OR Bienfang Graphics 360 (P41)