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We are now offering courses in person and over Zoom. Class size is limited to 10 students. You’ll have a great view of my paper and be able to see me speaking as well. I will record each Zoom session and make it available to review after class. Once classes are full, you’ll have the opportunity to join a waitlist for the next round. Join our newsletter for studio news, class reminders, and announcements!

The word, "calligraphy" writen in a heavy calligraphy script in black ink on white paper. There is a right hand holding a calligraphy pen.

Intro to Broad Edge Calligraphy

Explore the basics in our new 4-part online class, Broad Edge Calligraphy for Beginners. You’ll learn the fundamentals of calligraphy through the lens of Foundational Hand. Edward Johnston created this script based on the Roman Minuscules alphabet. This is a great hand for learning to study other calligraphic hands later on.

Intro to Hand Drawn Lettering

In this 2-part online class, we’ll explore drawing letters that look like calligraphy using a pointed pen script called Copperplate. Learning to draw the letters is a great way to prepare for writing Copperplate script with a dip pen and ink. After this workshop, you’ll be able to use hand lettering to make greeting cards, signs, and personal artwork.

Intro to Pointed Pen Calligraphy

Get acquainted the Pointed Pen Calligraphy in this 2-part class. We’ll be working with Copperplate Script to learn the fundamentals of calligraphy and working with a pointed dip pen. You’ll finish class with a good understanding of the script and how to practice and improve your work.

How to Write with a Brush Pen

In this one-hour online class for beginners, you’ll finally get a chance to dust off that marker you’ve been avoiding! Learn how to control your brush pen and make the letters you want to make!

About Renee

Renee took her first calligraphy class as a child over 25 years ago and has been seriously studying it for over 8 years. She is experienced in both broad and pointed pen calligraphy and is passionate about sharing everything she can. Renee lives in Tucson, Arizona with her two teenage sons and too many books, pets, and plants.

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