Beginner Modern Calligraphy

  • Brooklyn Craft Co. 165 Greenpoint Avenue Brooklyn, NY, 11222 United States

Learn the beautiful art of modern calligraphy hand lettering - and be on your way to lettering everything from art pieces to cards and more.

In this beginner-level class, your instructor Jessica Keala will begin by walking you through the basics of modern calligraphy while guiding you towards developing your own personal lettering style. Then, you'll work on your own pieces as you practice the dreamy, watery, multi-hued look that is the signature of this technique. By the end of class, you'll make your choice of a hand-lettered art piece, or a set of gift cards.

In this workshop you will:

  • Learn the basic elements of modern calligraphy and practice writing the alphabet 
  • Begin to develop your own lettering style
  • Practice writing words and phrases
  • Make finished piece(s) including an art print and/or gift cards