Intermediate Calligraphy: Circular Designs

Discover ways that calligraphy can be used in circular-based designs and create your own, choosing the script that you would like to use. If necessary, you will be guided to refine it. Small projects will be created throughout the course. To join this course, you just need to have learnt one script using a chisel-shaped calligraphy nib.

This class will be delivered online via the online platform Zoom. Enrolling students need to ensure they have an email, a reliable internet connection, microphone/speakers and access to a tablet, smartphone or computer.

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Introduction to circles and their historical background.
  • Choose a calligraphy script and refine it if necessary.
  • Explore ways of using a circular-based design, in conjunction with a script
  • Create your own circular-based design
  • Experiment with ways to use decoration in conjunction with the design.
  • Apply basic layout and design principles to a practical project
  • Revision and fine-tuning suitable to the individual's needs.

PLANNED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Combine calligraphy with circular-based designs.
  2. Create an individual design.
  3. Understand how to combine decoration with circular- based designs.
  4. Produce basic projects incorporating these skills

MATERIALS LIST

  • Usual calligraphic equipment

IMPORTANT: Please arrive to the first class with all the relevant materials. A lack of materials is not just a handicap to you but to the ability to teach. Materials cost is not included in a course fee. In the event of a course being cancelled WEA cannot be held responsible for the purchase of any course materials. We therefore suggest you purchase your materials closer to the time of the course commencing.

ART SUPPLY STOCKISTS

  • The Art Scene, UNSW Art & Design Campus, Greens Rd Paddington NSW. Ph: 8815 1569
  • Eckersley’s Art and Craft Store 223-225 Oxford Street, Darlinghurst, Ph: 02 9331 2166.
  • Bondi Road Art Supplies 179 Bondi Road Bondi. Ph: 9387 3746. (Closed Fridays and Sundays)
  • Eckersley’s Art and Craft Store 93 York Street Sydney, Ph: 02 9299 4151. Also at North Sydney, St Leonards, Chatswood, Caringbah, Parramatta & more.

Enquire at your art shop for a Student’s Discount with your WEA course receipt.

$248 Limited / $223

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22 Apr

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