Calligraphy - Intermediate

Calligraphy - Intermediate

$255 Limited inc GST
Calligraphy - Intermediate

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This class is available as mixed mode learning Due to the Greater Sydney lockdown, classes will be online for the first 4 weeks and will move to face-to-face classes for the last 4 weeks. If restrictions are extended, we have the flexibility to continue online.

Online classes will be held via Zoom’s video conferencing platform. You will need to sign up for a Zoom account prior to your first class. A link to join the class via Zoom will be sent 24-48 hours before the first class and will include a link to a Zoom “How To” document.

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Calligraphy – Intermediate – Sydney Course

This course is for calligraphy students who have completed a Calligraphy Introductory course and wish to learn more and improve their skills.

You will be able to extend your calligraphic knowledge by working on projects and scripts of your own choice. This Intermediate Calligraphy course is also suited to you if you have not done calligraphy for some time and are looking for a refresher course.

As well as a revision of pen skills, this calligraphy course explores advanced script writing techniques, nib and line relationships and layout/design. Our expert tutor will help you formulate ideas for your calligraphy project.

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across North and Western Sydney. We have campuses in Blacktown, Carlingford, Chatswood, Mt Druitt, Richmond and Ryde. Enrol today or enquire now!

Course Outline

  • Discussion of possible projects, scripts and relevant historical background;
  • Revision of pen skills;
  • Advanced script writing techniques;
  • Formulation of ideas for projects;
  • Script writing practice;
  • Creation of a variety of relevant layouts and designs;
  • Nib and line relationship exploration and interlinear spacing;
  • Decoration of letterforms, use of colour and flourishing, where applicable;
  • Completion of a calligraphy project of your own choice.

Course Outcome

  • By the end of the course you will be able to apply more advanced techniques to a calligraphy script and use them, together with a suitable layout design, to produce a finished product.

What to Bring

  • Basic calligraphic equipment. Any extra equipment needed for particular projects will be discussed during the term.

Prerequisite: Essential

  • This level is for students who have completed an introductory course in calligraphy. It is also suitable for students who have not done calligraphy for some time and are looking for a refresher course.

Important Information

Please note: You will need access to the internet and a smartphone, tablet, computer or laptop in order to participate in the livestream video classes.

Delivery Mode

This course involves a combination of demonstration and practical work and is delivered in a classroom.

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across North and Western Sydney. We have campuses in Blacktown, Carlingford, Chatswood, Mt Druitt, Richmond and Ryde. Enrol today or enquire now!

Course testimonials:

  • Moya said: The way in which our tutor adapted to the zoom learning process was amazing. I didn't think that I would be able to be as involved as I was.