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April Meeting - Uncial

Tacoma Calligraphy Guild
Event organized by Tacoma Calligraphy Guild

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Bring your broad edge pen and join us at our monthly meeting to learn the Uncial letterforms. We will introduce you to basic pen care, and then learn the basic structure of this historic hand.

straight pen holder
Speedball C-2 nib (or equivalent eg. Mitchell 1)
Ink suggested inks: Walnut ink, Higgins Eternal
Canson Marker Pro Layout paper (Do not bring Canson XL Marker paper)
Dinky dip or other small container for ink
water container
a couple sheets of a nice quality paper towel
paper for taking notes

Where to purchase these supplies:
Canson Marker Pro Layout Paper - Michaels
Speedball Calligraphy set that includes the c-2 nib and holder- SKU: 119768 Hobby Lobby
Higgins Eternal Ink - Michaels
These supplies also available at Artist and Craftman

John Neal Bookseller http://www.johnnealbooks.com
Paper Pen and Ink https://www.paperinkarts.com
The supplies can be also purchased at these websites,
including the ones that can be purchased locally and
also the dinky dips (I recommend the screw top ones)
and walnut ink crystals. The Borden and Riley Marker Layout paper
is another recommended paper,

Speedball Art Products SB 2961 6 nib calligraphy set