The handwritings of nature
Two-day workshop in calligraphy
When — 27, 28 of May
Where — Museum of Moscow / Moscow
How much — 6000 roubles
For whom — calligraphic experience is not required.
Prerequisites It is recommended to bring your favorite tools with you.
The first part of the workshop will be devoted to the study and training of classic forms of «italics type.» During the training, participants will learn the basic principles for constructing letters. Then, using different tools, they will try experimenting with shapes and rhythms. Transforming the shape of letters and choosing the right tool, they will learn to give them a certain character and mood. At the end of the first day, participants will be asked to choose a herbarium. Inspired by the beauty of natural shapes, they will create their own font.
During the second day, using the gained knowledge and skills, the participants will work on creating the composition. In the end, everyone will create a calligraphic sheet with their own unique font.