Brush Pen Calligraphy and Lettering Workshop

Brush Pen Calligraphy and Lettering Workshop



This 3-hour workshop will provide you with a basic overview of the lettering process with an emphasis on brush pens. Through demonstrations, examples and critiques, you will learn the difference between calligraphy (writing) and lettering (drawing) and how to combine the two to make a custom composition.

Participants will also have the chance to develop a custom logotype using a word of their choice (name, favorite word, thing or place) and ask for individual feedback.


  • Learn where to properly place thick and thin strokes using pressure
  • Learn capital and lowercase script letterform construction
  • Utilize tracing paper to enhance and adjust a single word/phrase
  • Create visual interest by adding swashes and ligatures to composition

All materials will be supplied by instructor.


Saturday, September 17, 2016 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (PST)


Smitten On Paper

114 E Lemon Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016

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