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Current Workshop

Coming Up - Barbara Close in-person "Words in Bloom" in May.

Flyer and Registration Form

Guild Gift Certificate Order Form

Give the gift of a guild membership or workshop! Instructions are on the order form. A gift certificate in the amount you send will be mailed to you (or to the recipient) in your self-addressed stamped envelope.

In January 2006 we held our first annual Play Day, playing with paints, inks and paper. We meet every January and July for learning and fun.

Past instructors have included:

Annie Barnhardt (Gail Vick Barnhardt) - Design; Pencil Romans, Italic refresher, Foundational, Neuland, Pointed Brush Lettering, year-long class
Toi Clawson - Colored Pencil Techniques
Sandra Collins - techniques of card-making for calligraphers
Nancy Culmone - Decorated Letter Quest
Sharon Hanse - Dimensional Calligraphy, using cut paper techniques, cut-and-fold, embossing
Randall Hasson - The Shape and Texture of Calligraphy
Carol Henshaw - "Positively Pencil", Introduction to Foundational
Carrie Imai - "Playful Letters" and "Italic: Formal to Funky"
Rosie Kelly - Paste Paper
Sherri Kiesel - Contemporary Decorated Letters
Sherrie Lovler - Copperplate
Roann Mathias - lettering on fabric, transferring images to fabric
Ruth Vaughan - Papermaking Techniques - creating paintings of paper