Mini-workshops are held after each committee meeting at Primrose Park They start at 1pm and last for 2-3 hours. There is no need to book a place but please send an email to the coordinator advising of your intention to attend, firstname.lastname@example.org The cost is $10.00 Non members are welcome; it is a good opportunity to meet people and try something new A list of required materials is provided, however if you don't have something in your kit, as Calligraphers we are happy to share
Making and covering a small slipcase for a book With Jane Kent Saturday 2 November Please email the workshop co-ordinator of your intention to attend – workshops @asoc.org.au Making a Slipcase for your size A5 book This is a one-piece slipcase made from a piece of lightweight board & covered with lightweight decorative paper Materials supplied by ASC : Lightweight board (Bainbridge board or similar), paste and PVA, tape Materials you will need: 21.5 x 13 cm A5 thick (2-3 cm) book , 20cm setsquare, sharp pencil, sharp craft knife, 30cm metal ruler (or longer), bone folder or similar for folding and scoring board, 40cm square of decorative lightweight paper for covering finished slipcase, gluing out brush and rag
Coming up Embossing, Runic letters and a light Gothic hand
Sat Feb 1st Gothic lower case Tutor – Sharon Baker This introduction to Medieval Gothic minuscules is designed for beginners and those wanting to brush up on their skills.
Sat April 4th Gothic Capitals Tutor – Valerie Keevers A continuation of Medieval Gothic script with an emphasis on capitals letters.