Mysterious, Enchanting Runes: February 9, 2018

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Mysterious, Enchanting Runes: February 9, 2018

40.00

Instructor: Tim Botts, tnbotts@aol.com

Location:
Irish American Heritage Center
4626 N Knox Ave
Room 306
Chicago, IL 60630

Times: 10 am to 2 pm

Dates: Feb 9

Registration Deadline: Feb 2, 2018

Class Fee: $40

Supply Fee: None

Minimum Enrollment: 7 students

We will learn to write these letterforms of ancient origin which inspired J.R.R. Tolkien's maps in Lord of the Rings. We will practice writing a set of Runes adapted for our alphabet using various monoline tools. A demonstration will be given using color gradated through the letters. Bring a quotation that relates to mystery or intrigue.


Supplies for students to bring:

  • Black sumi or walnut ink
  • Primary colors of gouache
  • Palette of at least six wells
  • #8 round mixing brush
  • Speedball nibs (esp. B-1, B-2, and B-3) and holder
  • 11"x14" or 11"x17" bond practice paper
  • Few small sheets (approx. 8"x10") of handmade paper or Arches text wove

IF PAYING BY CHECK, PLEASE FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS:

If you wish to pay by check, please download and complete our Class Registration Form.  Please write your check, payment in full, payable to the Chicago Calligraphy Collective and mail it to: Patricia Kutz, CCC Treasurer, 1280 Harleyford Road, Woodridge, IL 60517-7532. For questions, please email Julie Wildman, Class Coordinator. 

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