JANUARY 26TH: Writing on Weird Stuff with Carla Hagan
January 26th, 2020 • 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Lettering artists will be introduced to the skills and tricks needed to successfully letter on an assortment of unique surfaces using the pointed pen. Have you ever wondered how to write on a rose petal, sand dollar, agate, or a leaf. Carla will work with students through a series of projects where they will learn about the inks, pens, and tricks necessary to easily letter on these advanced surfaces.
Students will learn hand on techniques for lettering on agate, sand dollars, wood, fondant, and various organic surfaces
All supplies will be provided. Experienced lettering artists should bring with them their favorite pointed pen and an assortment of unused nibs.
Class is limited to 15 students.
Carla Hagan is a professional Calligrapher based in West Palm Beach, Florida. With over 14 years of professional calligraphy experience, four years ago Carla jumped into the engraving scene. With a few months of practice, she was able to learn how to transform her calligraphy hand to glass engraving. Carla has built a vast network of engraving clients including Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Glenlivet, Chivas Regal, Josh Wines, Redemption, Cartier, Louboutin and Chanel to name some of them. She also is hired to engrave at on-site corporate and wedding events.
Workshops take place at Smitten on Paper's studio
114 E Lemon Avenue Monrovia, California 91016
A note about parking: Weekends can be busy in old town so please allow for time to find parking. Street parking is available, but usually limited to 90 minutes. There are several free public parking lots nearby with 3 hour and 8 hour parking options. Keep an eye on the signs, we don't want you to get a ticket!