For students and calligraphers familiar with the basics of Copperplate as well as the fundamentals of flourishing, this class explores ways of applying our skills, focusing on layout and design and the use of color in creating a finished piece of calligraphic artwork.  We will also focus on fine-tuning our Copperplate with the goal of more beautiful letterforms and consistent spacing.

Student required materials :

  • Basic Copperplate supplies (penholder, nibs, ink, paper

  • Other Copperplate nibs of varying flexibility, if you have any

  • Pencils, Eraser, Ruler & Scissors

  • Tracing paper

  • Black paper, such as Canson XL Black Drawing

  • Fine-Tec gold or gold gouache or "the Creative Kinds" paints or other metallic paint (water-based only)

  • Gouache -- various colors, whatever you have, or purchase a few of your favorite colors

  • Colored paper such as Canson Mi-Teintes -- various colors. 


Date : 08,15,22 & 29 January 2021 (Friday)


Time : 20:00 PM - 22:00 PM (New York Time)

Fees : HKD 1,400.00 or USD 180.00

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