NYC In-person Calligraphy Workshop for Beginners

Thu Aug 05 2021 at 07:00 pm to 08:30 pm UTC-04:00

Kimpton Hotel Eventi | New York

Lettering By Liz
Publisher/HostLettering By Liz
NYC In-person Calligraphy Workshop for Beginners Join us for a small group modern pointed pen calligraphy class, in-person in NYC. No experience required / all necessary supplies included.
About this Event

{Save $10/ticket when purchasing 2 or more seats!}

Fall in love with calligraphy in this 90 minute beginners workshop. Your teacher is Liz Roessler of Lettering By Liz, a self-taught lettering artist with over 30 years of professional client experience.

During this class, using your supplies kit included with your registration (pen & nibs / inks / practice workbook / assorted cardstock), we will learn the fundamentals of the meditative art of pointed pen calligraphy in an inspirational, educational, and enjoyable way! Following class, students will bring home their new supplies & personalized takeaways created for them “live” by Liz. All participants will receive a comprehensive follow-up email which includes a PDF of the class workbook, helpful resources & other essential info.

The easy-to-understand instruction is focused on everything you need to get started & enjoy calligraphy: how to properly hold & use a dip pen with acrylic ink, setting up your workspace, healthy ergonomics, patient & personal instruction & focused, specific goals for your practice & project work following class. Liz will guide students through how to practice a complete alphabet (choose YOUR favorite from several styles) & give clear recommendations on how to apply their skills to creating lettering art year-round. We will review all the best pro tips & tools & unique ways to use your new calligraphy skills, inspiring demos, and interactive Q&A throughout.

Following each class, students are encouraged to check in regularly and receive individual feedback and guidance via emailed images of practice/projects.

In addition to the 90 minute class, you may choose to stay / practice / receive more guidance, Q&A for 30 minutes after the lesson (optional, not required). You may arrive 30 min before class to relax & unwind with Liz and the other students (arrival no later than 15 min before class start time is strongly encouraged).

If you would like to register via Venmo / ApplePay / Zelle / e-Check, please email [email protected] to secure.

Text / call 617.697.3011 with questions!

There will be 3-4 more classes addrd shortly for July / Aug (including intermediate), exact dates/times, TBA. Please reach out to be added to the early alert list!

Visit: www.CalligraphyBoston.com

and check out / follow:

www.Instagram.com/LetteringByLiz for 100s of inspirational visuals including fun lettering videos.

Liz has been hosting frequent NYC workshops and offering private lessons, corporate classes, and on-location events since 2015. Call/text/email to book a custom class for yourself/friend group/family/ colleagues or social club!

ABOUT YOUR TEACHER:

Liz Roessler is a self-taught, professional calligrapher based in Boston with over 30 years client experience. She has been obsessed with letters ever since she could hold a crayon in her hand and immersed herself in learning calligraphy as a young adult. In her 20’s, she began doing a wide variety of calligraphy work for events, menus, chalkboard signs, invitation design, certificates and custom lettering art commissions for clients.

Over the past decade, she has enjoyed “sharing the lettering love” by teaching 100’s of in-person and virtual classes to individuals, dozens of cool companies for their employees, to social groups, at museums (including the MFA and ICA), in classrooms (including Boston and Brookline Public Schools), and at colleges (including BU and Northeastern). She has appeared many times on-location for “live” calligraphy and hand-engraving glass bottles for clients including Saks Fifth Avenue, Sephora, Victoria’s Secret, J. Crew, Cartier, Lululemon, Crayola, Montblanc, Lafroaig, Shinola, Maker’s Mark, Nordstrom, Sugarfina, L’Oreal, Kimpton Hotels, Bliss Spa, and Blick Art Materials. Liz has taught classes for dozens of companies including Microsoft, Pfizer, Zappos, HubSpot, DraftKings, EF Education, Wayfair, Toast Tab, Arnold Worldwide, Mullen Lowe, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston Children’s Hospital, and The Harvard Club. Her custom calligraphy project clients have included Tiffany & Company, Coca Cola, West Elm, Chanel, Sotheby’s, Neiman Marcus, Harvard University, MIT and many event planners, non-profits, small businesses & brands throughout the USA.

Join Liz in an upcoming class or private lesson to begin YOUR calligraphy journey.

Email [email protected] or text/call 617.697.3011 with questions.


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Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Kimpton Hotel Eventi, 851 6th Avenue, New York, United States

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USD 60.00 to USD 90.00

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