Show and Share: Rendez-vous 2019 @ Jericho Hill Centre, West Art Room
Sep 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Rose Wong will be presenting on her five day class  Bold & Blended – Chunky Capitals and Minuscules in Belgian Bister Inks with Amity Parks.

Other Conference attendees will also share their work.


Art Nouveau Roses with Margaret Cottle @ Jericho Hill Centre, West Art Room
Oct 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The Art Deco Rose

with Margaret Cottle

Margaret will be sharing a simple technque she learned from Gemma Black for creating these lovely stylized roses. Gemma was happy to let us share this technique with all our members.


Margaret will provide handouts and a small piece of good paper for a finished product

Supplies to Bring

  • Watercolours
  • Water Container
  • Small pointed brush
  • Pencil, Ruler, Eraser
  • Practice Paper


Celebration Book and your Calligraphy Toolbox @ Peace Church
Jan 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Celebration Book

with Sherry and Wendy

We’ll be making a simple 16 page book. We’ll be providing paper from one of our old archive books. Once the paper is folded it is sewn together with a simple pamphlet fold stitich. We hope you will use this book to keep track of our calligraphic year.



Calligraphy Tool Box

What are considered basic supplies? What things are nice to have? Sherry and Wendy will be showing you some of the things in their tool boxes and giving you a chance to try some of them out. This is your chance to try before you buy!

Exercises for Calligraphy and Freeform Miniscules @ Peace Church
Feb 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Exercises for Calligraphy with Jennifer Isobe

We're not talking about drawing ovals or practicing pressure and release 
here. We're talking about exercises for your body so that when you are 
busy doing calligraphy you don't have to deal with sore muscles! 
Jennifer will take us through some simple exercises that we can all do 
at home prior to and during our time spent at our desks. After we've 
done some beginning exercises, we'll look at

Freestyle Minuuscules with Wendy Cowley

These fun minuscules are drawn letters with relatively wide interior 
spacing to allow for lots of fun decorations.  We'll first draw our
letters with a pencil and then go to town with adding embellishments! 
Midway through we will stop for another short exercise session. 
Hopefully, we will all find that when we make time for exercising we 
don't have sore muscles when we finish.
Supplies to Bring:
Fine Line Pen (e.g. Pigma or Staedtler fineliner or similar) 2 sizes are 
nice if you have them.)
Paper (marker paper or bond paper or ....)