Flourished Line and Ornament

Traditionally confined to the calligrapher, flourished line and ornamental pen strokes were used in the past to decorate diplomas, letterhead and advertisements. This form of calligraphic illustration will take your pointed pen skills to a new level. Develop and explore the fluid movement of ornate loops, swirls and curves while using expressive calligraphic line to enhance capital letters, flowers or other natural subjects. Fee: $245 member, $295 non-member. Prerequisites: Familiarity with drawing using quill and ink, Spencerian or copperplate lettering.

• Fri-Sun, March 24-26, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Instructor: Renee Jorgensen