NOTE: Please RSVP to let us know if you’ll be joining us. RSVPing does not guarantee a seat for the demos. Demo seating is limited to 50 guests and are on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Join us and other SoCal letterers and calligraphers at our first CalligraFair in Monrovia, CA!
WHAT IS CALLIGRAFAIR?
CalligraFair is a FREE event open to anyone interested in calligraphy and lettering.
This 2-day event will have:
- On-going demos from amazing instructors scheduled throughout the day
- Fantastic vendors like John Neal Bookseller, Fox+Quills, and Masgrimes
- A study room for learning, practicing, and meeting-and-greeting fellow calligraphers and lettering artists
Our goals are to bring awareness to the calligraphic arts and foster community among local calligraphers. This is a wonderful opportunity meet other SoCal letterers and calligraphers, learn new skills, and share your knowledge and love for the lettering arts.
To register, click HERE
WHEN IS IT?
Saturday, May 6 and Sunday, May 7, 2017
10AM to 4PM
WHERE IS IT?
Check out this Parking Map.
Saturday, May 6
|10:15 -11:00AM||Bryan Chabolla||OP/Off-Hand Flourishing|
|11:15AM – 12:00PM||Tia Kim||Brush Lettering|
|1:15 – 2:00PM||Younghae Chung||Pointed Pen Flourishing|
|2:15 – 3:00PM||David Grimes||Text Lettering & Engrosser’s|
|3:15 – 4:00PM||Daniel Palacios||Vectorizing Lettering|
Sunday, May 7
|10:15 -11:00AM||Dave Mark||Pointed Pen Letter Variations|
|11:15AM – 12:00PM||Victoria Kibildis||Italic Lettering|
|1:15 – 2:00PM||Bonnie Nelson||Envelope Addressing|
|2:15 – 3:00PM||Kristi Darwick||Brush Pen Copperplate|
We’re excited to have JNB on site! They’ll be selling popular and all-time favorite calligraphy books, nibs, inks, papers, penhodlers, and other goodies.
Preorder now through Monday, April 17. Be sure to add item “LA17” to your cart to indicate that this is a preorder that is to be picked up at the CalligraFair. Start your preorder here: Preorder with JNB.
Be sure to check out a few of our instructor‘s personal favorite supplies and tools for ideas!
The beloved Fox+Quills shop will be coming down from The Bay Area! Hooray!
Come check out their hand-crafted leather pen rolls, home-made iron gall ink, finetec watercolor sets, oblique penholders, envelopes, and all the fabulous goodies you can find on their Fox+Quills Etsy shop.
For preorders, please contact Suzie at email@example.com by Thursday, April 20.
David Grimes, one of our amazing instructors from Portland, OR, will have prints, penholders, and other wonderful goodies calligraphy goodies for sale! Be sure to check it out.
Come hangout with your fellow calligraphers and letterers in the Study Hall!