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Ruling Penmanship

With Sachin Shah

Starting date : 8 June 2024

Fees : HK$ 1,170 or US$ 150

Workshop Description

Explore the various possibilities of the draughtsman’s ruling pen and its modern variants. This workshop will be focused on how to use this tool and using it creatively to write letters. You will learn how to write expressively and create your own distinctive and individual letterforms. It’s time to have fun with letters!!

What you'll learn:

  • Understand the fundamental construct of a ruling pen and how to use it effectively to create beautiful strokes

  • Warm-up exercises and shadow strokes required to write expressive letters with a ruling pen

  • How to write a freehand expressive alphabet with a guided exemplar

  • How to write a modern capital alphabet with a guided exemplar

  • Layout and design for the composition of an artwork

  • Techniques to paint and decorate letters with watercolours

  • Comprehensive handouts for future reference

Workshop Schedule

Lesson 1

Saturday, 8 June, 2024

20:30 pm - 22:30 pm (Hong Kong Standard Time)

Lesson 2

Saturday, 15 June, 2024

20:30 pm - 22:30 pm (Hong Kong Standard Time)

Lesson 3

Saturday, 22 June, 2024

20:30 pm - 22:30 pm (Hong Kong Standard Time)

Lesson 4

Saturday,29 June, 2024

20:30 pm - 22:30 pm (Hong Kong Standard Time)

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 lessons will be recorded and available for 90 days following the final lesson.

  • All recordings expires on Saturday, 28 September, 2024 at 12:00 pm Hong Kong Standard Time.

  • Student can submit homework to the discussion board for Sachin to critique.

  • Workshop handouts (if any), zoom links and recordings are available on the workshop page one week (or as soon as practicable) before the first lesson.

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

Recommended Workshop Supplies

  • Click here for the supplies list recommended for this workshop.

Workshop Boarding Page (Only for Enrolled Students)

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Refund Policy

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

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