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Sat, 18 Jul



Barbara Calzolari - An Introduction to Copperplate Calligraphy

For the very first time ONLINE, learn Copperplate Calligraphy from one of the worlds Masterpenmen - Barbara Calzolari from Italy.

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Barbara Calzolari - An Introduction to Copperplate Calligraphy
Barbara Calzolari - An Introduction to Copperplate Calligraphy

Time & Location

18 Jul 2020, 6:30 pm – 29 Jul 2020, 9:00 pm


About the event

Learn the beautiful art of Copperplate Calligraphy from Masterpenman Barbara Calzolari online

Below are the details for the workshop :

Introduction to Copperplate Calligraphy 

Barbara Calzolari will be teaching Copperplate Calligraphy online! We will begin with the very basics, with an introduction to the script followed by the basic strokes, lowercase letters, uppercase letters and understand how to form words and sentences. You will have one on one interaction with Barbara, ask questions and clarify doubts. There will be a round of homework and detailed feedback for each student. 

The workshop is priced at Rs. 16,000 + taxes for 10 hours of learning time, inclusive of PDF workbook and worksheets. The classes will be divided over 4 days of 2.5 hours each - 


Wednesday 15th July

Saturday 18th July

Wednesday 22nd July

Saturday 25th July


6:30pm to 9:00pm India | 3:00 - 5:30pm Italy | 9:00 - 11:30am New York 

Each student will receive handouts and notes prior to the online class. 

You will also be given the meeting ID and password to join in the Zoom Call. ( you will need to create a Zoom account if you don't have one)

HOMEWORK & FEEDBACK - There will be 1 round of homework and detailed feedback given to each student


Oblique Holder

Flexible Pointed Nib (Recommended : Nikko G / Hunt 101)

Ink ( Recommended : Sumi ink / Fox & Quill / Walnut Ink) 

Calligraphy friendly paper ( Recommended : Bombay Lettering Copperplate Calligraphy Practice pad / Canson Layour Paper / JK Bond 100 GSM + ) 

1 page print out of guidelines

Hand out and worksheets readily available to refer to

Barbara Calzolari is an accomplished and talented Master Penwoman, living in Bologna, Italy. She has been working full-time as a professional, freelance calligrapher for over 15 years. She combines a passionate, technical and artistic approach to every style she learns--and generously shares both the practical and philosophical aspects of her knowledge with her students. She has been recognized by IAMPETH as a Master Penwoman and is fully accomplished in a wide array of pointed pen, broad pen and brush pen mediums.

Refunds and cancellation : There will be no refund for the workshop once registration is done.


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    Tax: +₹1,920.00 GST
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