Italic calligraphy workshop to be offered at LACA

LUDINGTON – Learn italic calligraphy with Ellen Niemann during a four week workshop at the Ludington Area Center for the Arts (LACA) this winter.

Known around the world as the most elegant of the popular calligraphy scripts, italic calligraphy is perfect for wedding invitations, quotations, art calligraphy and helping to improve handwriting style.

Niemann will host a morning workshop, 10 a.m. to noon, as well as an evening workshop, 7-9 p.m. in the LACA Gallery beginning Tuesday, Jan. 16 and end Feb. 13. The third week of the workshop will take place in the center’s upstairs craft room.

Cost of the italic calligraphy workshop is $60. All basic materials will be provided.

Contact LACA to register, e-mail or call 231-845-2787.



Posted by Ashlyn Korienek

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