Calligraphy Guild of Columbus. https://www.facebook.com/CalligraphyGuildofColumbus
Greater Cincinnati Calligraphers Guild. http://www.cincinnaticalligraphy.com/
Sooner Scribes: www.soonerscribes.com. Oklahoma City, OK
Calligraphy Guild of Oklahoma: www.calligraphytulsa.com
October 24-25, 2015. Amity Parks
The Portland Society for Calligraphy has monthly meetings and sponsors exhibits and workshops. P.O. Box 4621, Portland, OR 97208. http://portlandsocietyforcalligraphy.org/
July 11, 2015. Tune Up your Uncial with Cora Pearl
August 15, 2015. Tune Up your Versals with Angelina Cox
September 12-13, 2015. Heather Held: The Passionate Pen
October 10-11, 2015. Amity Parks: The Fearless Series: A Way of Working
October 12-13, 2015. Amity Parks: Graphite Techniques for Calligraphers
November 13-15, 2015. Carl Rohrs
Capital Calligraphers. Salem, Oregon. More information: http://www.capitalcalligraphers.org/
Valley Calligraphy Guild: www.valleycalligraphyguild.com
Through June 30, 2015. Valley Calligraphy Guild exhibit of works by members at Barnes & Noble. 1163 Valley River Center, Eugene, OR 97401
Details TBA: “Drawn and Painted Letters” with Marilyn Reaves. Marilyn has created an instructional DVD and Model Book with Eliza Holliday, The Lively Brush. For more info use this link:http://www.johnnealbooks.com/prod_detail_list/s?keyword=the+lively+brush
23 Sandy Gallery. Book & Letter Art Gallery. Portland, Oregon. More info on their website: http://23sandy.com
Sitka Center for Art and Ecology, Otis, Oregon. www.sitkacenter.org or call 541.994.5485
July 3, 2015. Inga Dubay: Italic Handwriting, Friday, 10am – 4pm. Tuition: $110, Materials fee: $20 (includes book, monoline pen, edged pen). All skill levels, Age 10+.
July 11 – 13, 2015. Rebecca Wild: Art & Text, Nature Inspired.
Philadelphia Calligraphers’ Society: http://www.philadelphiacalligraphers.org/
Nov 7, 2015. Barbara Close: Power Pages.
Through June 14, 2015. Framing Fraktur: Framing Fraktur is a three-month celebration of the delightfully detailed manuscript art known as fraktur, made by German immigrants who settled in Pennsylvania beginning in 1683. In addition to a bevy of interactive programs for all ages, Framing Fraktur explores the relationship between traditional fraktur and contemporary art. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103. More info: http://libwww.freelibrary.org/frakturframing/events.cfm?ID=50692&SeriesID=framingfraktur
Calligraphy Guild of Pittsburgh: https://cgofp.wordpress.com/
Memphis Calligraphy Guild: www.calligraphyguild.com
Nashville Calligraphy Guild: http://www.nashvillecalligraphersguild.org/index.html
All Classes and Workshops are open initially to current Nashville Calligraphers Guild members. If openings exist after members have registered, only then will the workshops be opened to non-members.
September 19 and 20. Books: Intimate Vessels with Joyce Sievers
October 17 and 18. Gothicized Italic with Barry Morentz
Houston Calligraphy Guild: http://www.houstoncalligraphyguild.org
Kaligrafos, The Dallas Calligraphy Society Workshops.
More info: http://www.kaligrafos.com/calendar/Kaligrafos-Workshops.html
Capital City Scribes, Austin TX. http://www.ccscribes.com/workshops/
November 14 & 15, 2015. “Calligraphy Patterns and Decorative Borders” on Day 1. “The Flourished Monogram” on Day 2. With Kathy Milici.
- Reggie Ezell yearlong class: 26 Seeds – A Year of Growth. Contact Teri Gaus: firstname.lastname@example.orgSan Antonio Calligraphers Guild: www.sanantoniocalligraphy.com
Through June 19, 2015. Members Exhibit. Olmos Perk Coffee Shop, Located within The Yard at 5223 McCullough Avenue. Opening Reception, May 22, 7-9pm.
Reggie Ezell 2016 Yearlong Classes. San Antonio, TX: Contact Leslie Winakur: email@example.com
Utah Calligraphic Artists: http://www.utahcalligraphicartists.com/
School for Bookbinding Arts at Cat Tail Run Hand Bookbinding, Classes for book dealers, collectors, and those generally interested in the craft of hand bookbinding. 2160 Cedar Grove Rd, Winchester, Virginia 22603. Phone: 540-662-2683. firstname.lastname@example.org
Introduction to Book Restoration: June 18-19 or July 23-24 or Aug 20-21, 2015
July 30-31, 2015. Fore-Edge Painting & Edge Treatments
August 6-7, 2015. Book Sewing Intensive
Sept. 21 – 28, 2015. Marbling and Creative Bookbinding Week with Regina and Dan St. John of Chena River Studios, Amherst, Mass.
Sept. 21-22, 2015. Historical Marbled Paper Patterns & Pigment Grinding
Sept. 24-25, 2015. Beginning Paper Marbling
Sept. 26, 2015. Miniature Books: Creation & Craftsmanship
Sept. 28, 2015. Victorian Box Making & Design
REGGIE EZELL YEARLONG CLASS
2016. 26 Reggie Ezell Yearlong Class. Artworks, Edmonds, WA. 6 weekends, spaced every other month.
Check out Reggie’s website at http://www.reggieezell.com/26seeds/ for more information.
If you are interested, please contact Sue Gruhn at email@example.com
In 2016, Reggie is teaching in ALABAMA, TEXAS, WASHINGTON, and ALBERTA.
Nib ‘N’ Inks. PO Box 12354, Olympia, WA 98508-2354
Peninsula Scribes. PO Box 1794, Sequim, WA 98382
Rain Writers Calligraphy Guild of Northwest WA. PO Box 29508, Bellingham, WA 98228-1508
Scripts & Scribes. 24210 East Maxwell, Liberty Lake, WA 99019
Society for Calligraphy & Handwriting. PO Box 3761, Bellevue, WA 98009-3761
Tacoma Calligraphy Guild. 2009 South 12th ST, Tacoma, WA 98405-3019
Windwriters. 661 Ranch House Lane, Ellensburg, WA 98926
Write On Calligraphers. PO Box 277, Edmonds, WA 98020-0277
Sharon Lee Hanse
Oct. 16 – 18, 2015. CAROLINGIAN CONQUERED
Both at Cedar Lakes Conference Center, Ripley, WV, www.cedarlakes.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, 304-372-7873. Fees: Commuter $143.10 (no meals); Resident (with meals) Dorms $214.14, Holt Lodge single – $258.66 or Pair – $334.98. Craft program catalog: http://wvde.state.wv.us/cedarlakes/documents/2015cedarlakes_craftworkshop.pdf
The Bow Valley Calligraphy Guild is a calligraphy guild that hosts monthly meetings and workshops in Calgary, Canada. Box 1647, Station M, Calgary, AB T2P 2L7. www.bvcg.ca.
Workshop questions: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Edmonton Calligraphic Society.http://edmontoncalligraphicsociety.ca/
Lettering Arts Guild of Red Deer: http://www.lagrd.ca/
Alphabeas Calligraphy Guild in Langley, BC. http://alphabeas.blogspot.com/
November 6, 2015. Artful Flourishing with Heather Victoria Held.
November 7-8, 2015. The Poetic Hand with Heather Victoria Held.
November 21 & 22, 2015. Graphite Techniques for Calligraphers with Amity Erwin Parks.
Fairbank Calligraphy Society, Victoria, BC. http://www.fairbankcalligraphysociety.com/
Kelowna Calligraphers’ Guild, Kelowna, BC. http://groupspaces.com/KelownaCalligraphersGuild/
Warmland Calligraphers of the Cowichan Valley, Duncan, BC http://members.shaw.ca/warmlandcalligraphers/
Westcoast Calligraphy Society, Vancouver, BC. http://westcoastcalligraphy.com/
REST OF CANADA
Calligraphers’ Guild of Manitoba. http://calligraphymanitoba.com/
Calligraphic Arts Guild of Toronto. http://torontocalligraphyguild.org/
The Calligraphy Society of Ottawa. http://cso.ncf.ca/index/Home.html
Canadian Bookbinders and Book Arts Guild.https://cbbag.wildapricot.org/
July 2015. Reggie Ezell: Two weekends. Reed Deer College, Red Deer, AB, Canada. Joyce Howdle,
work: 403-342-3526. www.rdc.ab.ca
Barbara Calzolari Workshops
Barbara’s website: http://www.barbaracalzolari.com/
Association of Book Crafts
August 17-21, 2015. Rainer Wiebe, Richard Lempereur, and Loredana Zega.
Two different workshops in Kope, Slovenia, each 2.5 days. Take one or both. Instruction in English (can also be in French, German, or translated into Slovenian). For more info on costs for instruction and lodging/meals: email@example.com
How to learn calligraphy: How to go on after the workshop in your own way. We will help you to develop your inside teacher, to find the faults in order to progress. Besides common exercises, every teacher has his tricks to be effective in learning and teaching, so we will share with you our own ways and experiences that we have collected through years. For students and teachers.
Italics, from classical to free variations using different tools: parallel pen, Brause nib and brush.
August 14-20, 2015. CLAS Festival of Calligraphy 2015. Malvern, England. Tutors are Sally Mae-Joseph, Gemma Black, Rachel Yallop, Edward Wates, Lida Lopes Cardoza, and Julia Baxter. A very few places are left and some courses already have waiting lists. For more details: