Illustrative Flourishing [Quills]

Learn flourishing techniques to create delicate quills with a pointed pen @ Overjoyed!

Course Summary

Did you know that there's more to flourishing than adding swirls to letters?

Take your pointed pen calligraphy up a level and learn to illustrate with flourishing!

In this 2.5hr workshop, Michelle will teach you how to manipulate the pointed nib to create different types of quills. To attend this workshop, you must have a basic understanding of calligraphy (any pointed pen script).

By the end of this in-person class, you'll be able to draw elegant quills that will add extra oomph to your calligraphy!

🎉 You'll bring home a specially curated calligraphy kit and a 15% voucher to shop at Overjoyed.

Read more about your instructor, Michelle Lee, below.

Dates

6 November [Sun] - Last class for 2022!

Time

3:00pm - 5:30pm

Venue

Overjoyed, The Cathay

Class Size

10

I was a little concerned about the difficulty of this technique but the workshop flow is very manageable and Michelle made it easy to follow! Michelle's workbook is very useful as it helps to build the foundation and understand the structure of the quill, and yes I can draw different types of quills now! I'll recommend the class to anyone that is interested in drawing or calligraphy :)

Ling 
Calligrapher & Engraver at @ling.lettering

Course Curriculum

Your Take Home Kit 

  • 1 x Leonardt Principal Nib
  • 1 x Pot of Black Sumi / Walnut Ink
  • 1 x Creative Ink Holder Nib Cap
  • 1 x Set of Worksheets
  • 1 x Set of Paper Samples

Artsynibs Studio

Hi, I'm Michelle!

I'm an early childhood educator by training and a calligraphy lover. I go by the pen name- Written spaces. It's my hope to spread positivity through the many spaces we use.

My modern calligraphy journey began in 2019 and I made the switch to traditional scripts soon after. My favourite scripts to write in are Copperplate and Engrosser's, two of which I've spent years studying under various calligraphy masters.

When I’m not writing, I’m out exploring nature sights with my rescue dog, Coco and husband; or, I’ll be in front of my television, binging on Korean or American Netflix shows!

Course Pricing

  • 6 November [Sun]
  • $180 USD

    This converts to ≈ SGD255

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Illustrating with flourishing is a very intimidating concept to me. But not only do I now know how to draw a quill with flourishing, I know the steps to draw different quills! If it weren’t for Michelle explaining the steps clearly to guide me, I would not have the courage to start since I’m not good at drawing! I didn’t know that such flourishing techniques existed; it opens up a different world. So anyone who likes to go with the flow in calligraphy would probably enjoy this course alot too! 

Rebekah Tay
Calligraphy Hobbyist

Terms & Conditions for In-Person Courses
  • Your seat will only be confirmed when payment is received 
  • A refund of 50% of the workshop fee will be issued for all the cancellations made in writing and received less than 7 days prior to the workshop date
  • Cancellation for your slot for this workshop due to any COVID-19 related reasons would only be allowed full refund at our own discretion on a case-by-case basis
  • No refunds or credits will be issued for No Shows on the day of the workshop
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  • Should the workshop be cancelled or shortened, Artsynibs Academy will perform all refunds within 5 working days