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Belles Nouvelles Lettres

By Heather Held

Starting Date : 07 Jan 2023

Fees : HK$ 740 or US$ 95

Workshop Description

A world of inspiration and play is waiting for you through drawn letter forms. This class offers a

fresh look at drawing and decorating beautifully ornate letters. Taking visual clues from Art

Nouveau typography, Toile Du Jouy fabric, decorative florals, and the delicate colours of a

Parisian inspired palette, we will create these whimsical letterforms. The Art Nouveau period

gives us slender, curvaceous forms that are richly inspired by nature. Using pencil, eraser and a

pen etching technique as our simple tools, we will explore the possibilities of these wonderful

letters. With time and practice, they can become as simple or as complex as you like. You will

never see letters in quite the same way as we explore this class! Open to all skill levels. Bring a

sense of play and curiosity to this class.

Note to Students

  •  This is a live online workshop via Zoom (please make sure you have a Zoom account to access the workshop)

  • All live sessions will be recorded and available for 60 days following the final class.

  • All recordings expires on Friday, 17 March, 2023 at 12:00 pm Hong Kong Standard Time.

  • Student can submit homework to the discussion corner for Heather to critique.

  • Recommended supply list, handouts, zoom links and recordings are available on the workshop page three weeks (or as soon as practicable) before the first session. Click here for user guide on how to access your workshop page.

  • All workshop dates and times are according to the Hong Kong Standard Time. 

Workshop Schedule

Class 01

Saturday, 07 January, 2023

09:00 am - 11:30 am (Hong Kong Standard Time)

Class 02

Saturday, 14 January, 2023

09:00 am - 11:30 am (Hong Kong Standard Time)

Refund Policy

All sales are final and fees paid for the online workshop are non-refundable.

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