Modern Calligraphy & Pumpkin Lettering for Beginners at District Wine
October 16 @ 3:00 pm-4:30 pm PDT$70.00
Join Sip & Script® for an Afternoon of Learning Calligraphy!
Join us at District Wine in Long Beach, CA for a festive afternoon of spooky fun and pretty lettering! Whether you’re a stationery nerd, DIY Bride-to-be, or just a crafty individual, in this workshop you’ll be learning an introduction to modern calligraphy with a pointed dip pen and ink. We will cover all the basics and get you ready to add those special lettered details to all your spooky spreads – think lettered pumpkins at your front door, on your bar cart, as a Halloween party hostess gift or special occasion gift!
Class includes 1.5 hours of instruction and demonstration, our beginner’s calligraphy kit (two nibs, black ink pot, 2 letter guides, tracing paper and straight pen holder), and all materials to write on. Everything is yours to keep at the end of the workshop!
Additionally, we will be lettering on faux pumpkins at the end of our class time! (Pumpkins are provided at the time of class, but feel free to bring your own!)
District Wine will be offering an exclusive drink menu for our Sip & Script class at an additional charge, at the time of class!
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Feel free to come early to check in, grab your seat, and order any food (food, drinks, and bottomless mimosas available to order throughout class too!). Allow ample time to find street parking – there’s free parking at the meters on Sundays! Class will start promptly at 3:00PM!
Class Expectations: Yes, lefties are welcome too! This class is encouraged for someone who has never taken a calligraphy class before. We teach the basics and our expectation for you is to have ink flowing through your nib with enough confidence to be able to practice way beyond class. We love using tracing paper with our guides to help you build muscle memory and develop your own style! If you have tried calligraphy out before, this class will be a great refresher and hopefully a chance to try some new supplies from our beginner kit that will re-introduce you to this lovely form of art!
A note on bringing guests 16 and under: We love to share this passion with kids. You are welcome to get a ticket for your child as long as you are comfortable with people around them having a drink or two. We do ask that anyone under the age of 16 is to be accompanied by a ticketed adult at all times.
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If you have any questions or need help signing up for a class please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.