Supply ListSpencerian Script, or Ornamental Penmanship, is the beautiful, flourished style of writing that was developed in the latter half of the nineteenth century. Over a century later, it is still admired for its delicate and exquisitely graceful forms - the lyrical lowercase and the dramatic and expressive capitals.This introductory course will begin with an explanation of the tools used, the basic characteristics of the alphabet, and the finger and muscle movements needed to achieve the delicate hairlines. A study of the fundamentals of shading, and the beautiful forms and flourishes of the capital letters will be included.
Oblique pen holder
Your favorite pointed pen nibs (Hunt 22, Hunt 56, Gillott 303, Gillott 404, any G Nib, or Leonardt
Layout bond paper, 9" x 12" (Canson Pro Layout recommended)
Moon Palace sumi ink
Walnut ink or McCaffery's ink