End Paper: Calligraphy and Hand-Lettering with Sonia Pal
Discover the joy of modern calligraphy with step-by-step instructions in this two-hour workshop. Whether you’re a beginner, expert, or just curious, this workshop is the perfect place to immerse yourself in the world of calligraphy, where the art of beautiful writing comes to life.
You’ll first hear a brief history of modern calligraphy and its origins. Then, you’ll learn modern calligraphy using a traditional, pointed dip pen with ink and paper and create a calligraphy project to take home. Anyone can learn modern calligraphy—previous calligraphy skills or good handwriting is NOT required. All supplies and instructional materials are provided. For ages 16 and up.
About the instructor
Sonia J. Pal is an entrepreneur, educator, and surface-pattern designer. She is also a calligraphy and painting artist who believes in the healing and energizing powers of art as therapy. Pal works with watercolor, acrylic, ink, pencil, and mixed media and specializes in calligraphy for a variety of scripts. She has studied under some of the world’s greatest penmen, including Michael Sull, Harvest Crittenden, Pat Blair, Suzanne Cunningham, Paul Antonio, and Rachel Yallop.
Photo: Courtesy of the artist