Live Online Workshop 

Beyond Pointed Pen Uncial by Barbara Close 2021

This course will take you through the techniques of learning the Pointed Pen Uncial styles and then show more approaches of unique, contemporary applications. Let’s push the envelope a bit more to include thinking outside the box by extending and tweaking to give a more lively look. Useful projects will be given to practice your skills and have some outstanding show pieces. 


 Workshop Dates

  • 26 March, 02, 09, 16, 23, 30 April 2021 (Friday)

Workshop Time

  • 18:00 PM - 20:00 PM (PST)​

Workshop Fee

  • USD 100.00 / HKD 780.00

**  Confirmation email will be sent to you upon payment receipt **

** Fees paid for the workshop is non-refundable **

** This workshop is open to all students, if you are unable to attend due to the time zone difference, recording will be available after class **

Recommended Workshop Supplies

  • Pointed nibs : Nikko G, Hunt 22 or 56, Leonardt Principle nibs 

  • Broad-edge nibs : Speedball C3 or equivalencies

  • Ink : Sumi Ink or Moon Palace, Dr. Martin's Pen White Ink, 

  • Others : Pencil, metal ruler, vinyl eraser

  • Paper :
    * For practice paper (Canson Pro Layout Marker 9" x 12" ) or equivalent translucent paper to see line guides 
    * For better quality paper (Stonehenge 9” x 12”) 
    * Dark colored card stock: red, black, deep green or navy blue

  • Optional : Schmincke gold powder & Sakura gel pen

Workshop Handouts / Zoom Link

  • Workshop handouts will be sent to you in pdf format via email one week before the workshop

  • Zoom link will be sent to you via email one week before the workshop

Recording Access 

  • All live sessions will be recorded and you will have access to the recording after class via YouTube

  • Recording will be available for 30 days 

Other Information

  • All live sessions will be conducted via Zoom

  • You will have 12 hours of learning in total with Barbara and followed by a 15 minute of Q & A for each session

  • Students who sign up successfully will be given a discount code if you decide to purchase calligraphy supplies via John Neal Books

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