This is a full semester, 3-credit studio course at Kalamazoo Valley Community College. There is no prerequisite for this class. It will familiarize students with the development of Western calligraphy from Roman capitals through present day trends in the lettering arts.
Explore the art of beautiful writing in this introduction to Italic calligraphy. This is a great class for beginners, but all levels are welcome. We will look at the terms, tools, and materials used to create this elegant and popular style, and learn the basics of both lower and upper case letterforms.