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Volunteers Needed!

Take a moment and consider what the guild has meant to you. Take another moment and volunteer. Tasks from helping at meetings, arranging the rooms, clean-up and bringing refreshments for meetings. Get involved!

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by Pam Nash
Pam Nash

by Judy Bruzza
Judy Bruzza

by Tina Lee Cronkhite
Tina Lee Cronkhite

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Kristi Ryan

 

 

Pen Dragons Calligraphy Samples

Welcome!

Pen Dragons calligraphy guild originated in 1983. It is a non profit organization whose purpose is to promote the study, appreciation and practice of calligraphy as an art form and to foster a wider appreciation of calligraphy in all its historical and present day applications through the free interchange of ideas and techniques.

Pen Dragons is open to all interested people. Meetings are held the last Tuesday of the month at 7 pm. Check out our calendar for up-to-date information. A variety of programs scheduled through the year are aimed to enlighten and inspire all skill levels.

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The Washington Calligraphers Guild

Graceful Envelope Contest
The theme for the 2014 Graceful Envelope Contest is
The Superlative Letter "S"

[ Graceful Envelope Contest 2014]Call for Entries ]


In 2012 the theme was:"D-liver D-letter D-sooner D-better" and
our guild had two winners!

                                             2012 Winners
Graceful Envelope 2012 Winners
Tina Cronkhite                                                    Julie Kechele                


For 2011 the theme was: "Time Flies" and we are pleased that
our guild had two winners and two honorable mentions!

                                                2011 Winners
Gracefull Envelope 2011 Winners
                    Jane Ewing                                            Jeri Hobart
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                                     2011 Honorable Mentions
Graceful Envelope 2011 Honorable Mentions
                  Tina Cronkhite                                     Julie Kechele


by Susan Kavanaugh
Susan Kavanaugh

Calendar

Feb 25 - Calligraphy on Unconventional Surfaces

Mar 25 - Framing Your Work

Apr 5 - 6 - Mike Gold
   "Contemporary Scripts"

Apr 29 - Mike Gold Show and Tell

May 27 - Irish Fest Tutorial

June 24 - Studios and
    Workspaces

July - No regular meeting

August - Retreat

by Jane Ewing
Jane Ewing

by Maijo Carney
Marijo Carney

by Chris Orsolini
Chris Orsolini