The Society for Calligraphy & Handwriting (SCH) meeting schedule for the current year is listed below. View the meetings page for the time, location and directions to the meeting. Please arrive fragrance-free out of respect for others with sensitivities.
September 15, 2022
Fountain Pens with Joe Mendez
Joe will present a brief description of the history of fountain pens focusing on different pens and filling systems. He will the discuss some modern pens and demonstrate popular filling systems. Fountain pen prices range from very affordable to staggeringly expensive and he will put most of the emphasis on affordability.
Some pens will be passed around so that everyone can experience writing with different nibs and inks. Different types of nibs ranging from narrow to double broad along with at least one stub will be included. Fountain pen friendly paper will be available.
October 20, 2022
Celtic Knots with Beth Carter
Beth Carter will be presenting on Celtic Knots. The workshop will introduce some fundamentals to give you an idea of what you can do with it. Put on your creative mood, practice, and have fun. But be careful … it’s highly addictive!
November 5, 2022
Field trip to the Epiphany Parish in Seattle’s Madrona neighborhood to view a copy of the Heritage edition of the St. John’s Bible with Julie von Koshembahr (2 pm to 4 pm)
For more information on the St. John’s Bible view the following links:
For more information about Epiphany Parish view their website.
November 17, 2022
Donald Jackson’s Letters from the St. John’s Bible with Kathy Barker
January 19, 2023
Colorful Frank Lloyd Wright Lettering and Design with Kathy Barker
February 16, 2023
Carve Your Art Out with Nan Robkin
March 16, 2023
Victorian Floral Penwork with Terri Kruger (In-person meeting only)
April 20, 2023
Design & Composition with Sally Penley
May 18, 2023
TBA with Anne Bingham