B2B: COPPERPLATE “The Elegant Hand”

When:
October 15, 2016 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
2016-10-15T09:30:00-07:00
2016-10-15T16:00:00-07:00
Where:
TBA
Cost:
$60 members and non-members

COPPERPLATE

THE ELEGANT HAND

WITH RENEE ALEXANDER

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In this one-day workshop, participants will learn a traditional Copperplate alphabet. This style will then be used to do a sample layout of your chosen quote. This quote will also be lettered on black paper using white or a tinted white paint. If time allows, some variations of Copperplate will be discussed.

SUPPLIES:

Black Ink: Sumi, Higgins Eternal or any ink you like to use that may be thinned down

Smooth paper that you can use a liner through  8 1/2 by 11 inches

4 pieces  Canson Mi-Tientes black paper 8 1/2 by 11 inches each

2 Gillotte pointed nibs #303 or any nib that gives you nice thicks and thins

Oblique pen holder

White gouache

Coloured Goucahe of your choice (optional)

White chalk

Soapstone marker (optional)

Metal ruler

HB pencil (preferably mechanical)

Eraser

Printable Brochure: WCS_Seminars_2016_OCT

Registration Form: WCS_Seminars_2016_REG

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