2014 February Meeting

elegant copperplate

The February meeting will be held at the East Bank Regional Library on February 8th.

Meeting time is 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Elegant Copperplate

Everyone enjoys the elegance of Copperplate.  Please join us as one of our talented members, Cathie Farrish, demonstrates the basics of the Copperplate script.  Copperplate is one of the most requested hands in the calligrapher’s repertoire.  This demonstration will be an excellent preparation for the upcoming workshop with Kathy Milici.  All skill levels are welcome.

Materials List

Oblique pen holder with pointed nib

(Recommended: Nikko G, Gillot 404, Tachikawa G or your favorite nib)

or

Straight pen holder with “elbow” nib

Higgens Eternal or Sumi Moon Palace Ink

Smooth bleed proof paper such as Canson ProMarker Layout pad or Clairefontaine pad

Ruler

Pencil

Eraser

Water container

Paper towels

Scribe & Describe

Please share your latest projects with us.  We love to see what you’ve been up to.

1 Comment

  1. Fe Laughlin
    Feb 4, 2014

    Let me know if I can help. Fe

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