Advanced Brush Lettering Workshop

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Toronto Botanical Garden

777 Lawrence Avenue East

Upper Level

Toronto, ON M3C 1P2

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Step up your lettering skills in the new Advanced Brush Lettering Workshop, led by Toronto-based artist and teacher Alicia Spence!

Designed as the follow-up to the popular Intro to Brush Lettering Workshop, this new class will help you develop your own unique style of modern calligraphy. With your own set of small and large Brush Pens to take home, you'll learn how to add bounce and flourishes to your work, as well as learn new letter variations, techniques and layout designs to help turn your skills into a form of art and creativity!

You'll also have a variety of brush pens and markers to use during the class to create your own prints, cards, envelopes, bookmarks and more!


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What you'll learn in this course:

- Modern calligraphy and adding bounce and flourishes to your script

- Flourishes and letter variations

- Techniques like shadowing, 3D lettering and adding details to your work

- Layout and design to create finished pieces of lettering art for prints, cards, bookmarks and more to take home!

- Your encouraged to bring your own brush lettering work from home and to get help with any struggles you're experiencing

- Plus more!


The Advanced Brush Lettering Toolkit comes with every ticket, and includes:

- Set of 4 small and large brush pens

- Vellum tracing paper

- Advanced Brush Lettering Worksheets

- Bristol cardstock in a variety of sizes and colours to make your own prints, cards, envelopes, bookmarks and more!

- Personalized Clipboards, handlettered with your name

- Variety of brush pens and markers to use during the workshop

- Plus more!


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Frequently Asked Questions


Do I have take the Intro to Brush Lettering Workshop in order to take this class?

No, not at all! As long as you've tried brush lettering already and are familiar with brush pens, you're eligible to take the class! If you've taken the Intro to Brush Lettering class, this course is designed to be the follow-up to that with a focus on modern calligraphy and design.


Will I get brush pens and supplies to take home?

Yes, you'll get both large and small sized brush pens to take home and continue praticing with. You'll also get to use a variety of brush pens and markers during the class, and there will be a selection of brush pens to purchase after the workshop!


Can I refund my ticket or exchange it for another date?

Unfortunately, due to the nature of the workshop there are no refunds or exchanges on purchased tickets after one month before each class. If you can't make the workshop on the date you purchased, please refer to the Workshop Terms.


Please e-mail hello@aliciaspence.ca for any further questions!


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ALICIA SPENCE is a Toronto-based lettering artist and teacher. Self-taught in the arts, she loves teaching others what she has learned through the years practicing and instructing art. She thinks everyone should learn the Art of Writing and keep calligraphy alive in the modern age!


View more of Alicia's work at aliciaspence.ca


IG @AliciaSpenceDesign

FB @AliciaSpenceDesign

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Toronto Botanical Garden

777 Lawrence Avenue East

Upper Level

Toronto, ON M3C 1P2

Canada

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