Monday, January 3, 2011
The RAND Calligraphy; Book Arts Club is pleased to offer
A 6-week study of this beautiful, historical alphabet. Open to all levels – Newcomers to calligraphy WELCOME! This alphabet is a good starter, as well as a beautiful addition to the calligraphic repertoire for those with more experience.
In the late 8th century. Charlemagne sent Alcuin of York to find an alphabet to use as the official alphabet of the holy Roman Empire. These letters had to be beautiful, legible and easily and quickly learned. It had to be rapid to write. Carolingian was the outcome. It was preceded by Half Uncial and eventually evolved into cursive Italic. Needs materials for Chisel Point letterforms. chisel point
If you have been thinking of taking a calligraphy class – DON’T WAIT. DeAnn Singh is an excellent instructor, and the number of students is limited so that everyone receives personal attention. This is a golden opportunity. Don't hesitate, sign up NOW!!
6 Tuesday evening classes
1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 2/22, 3/1
Location: RAND Corporation
Instructor: DeAnn Singh
TO ENROLL: Make check payable to Marian Oshiro and send to:
Marian Oshiro, M5N
RAND Corporation, 1776 Main Street
Santa Monica, CA 90407
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Send email to "email@example.com"
(310-204-3324), Or... "firstname.lastname@example.org"