Online class with Laura Lavender

Modern Pointed-Pen Calligraphy

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Express yourself through the art of calligraphy.

Taught by

Laura Lavender is an artist from Vancouver Island, Canada, and author of the best-selling book "Creative Lettering & Beyond.” Since 2008, Laura has se...Read more

Lessons (4)

Intro, Tools & Setup
1. Intro, Tools & Setup
Meet calligrapher Laura Lavender and begin class with a brief introduction to hand-lettering using some examples. Laura then goes over the tools and m...Read more
20min
Essential Exercises
2. Essential Exercises
Get to know your pen and nib by practicing a few exercises. Find out how they work together to create strokes that, later on, you'll use to form lette...Read more
10min
Minuscules & Variations
3. Minuscules & Variations
Laura teaches you minuscules in groups that are based on similar shape and stroke formations. Learn to create and connect letters, and spot stroke sim...Read more
49min
Majuscules & Numbers
4. Majuscules & Numbers
Finally, tackle majuscules as Laura demonstrates making the swelled downstroke and oval shape. Afterwards, she'll go through the alphabet from A to Z,...Read more
46min

Taught by

Laura Lavender is an artist from Vancouver Island, Canada, and author of the best-selling book "Creative Lettering & Beyond.” Since 2008, Laura has se...Read more