SCH Meeting – January 17, 2019

The Society for Calligraphy & Handwriting’s (SCH) next meeting is Thursday, January 17th, starting at 7:00 pm at our new location, Chinook Middle School, 2001 98th Ave NE Bellevue, WA 98004, in Room 1404. Please view our meetings page for a map and directions.

Kathy Barker - CadelKathy Barker will be presenting Cadels. Originating in the 15th century, Cadels are beautifully decorated letters that are a delight to the eye yet deceptively simple to create. Kathy will present samples of both historic and contemporary Cadels. She will show us how to create some basic patterns.

Please bring 6.0 and 3.8 Parallel pens (if you have them), tracing paper, mechanical pencil and an eraser. The supply fee is $3.00.

Enjoy participating in an optional raffle for $2.00. Visitors are welcome to attend to see if they would like to join our guild. We look forward to seeing you there!

SCH Meeting – November 15, 2018

The Society for Calligraphy & Handwriting’s (SCH) next meeting is Thursday, November 15th, starting at 7:00 pm at our new location, Chinook Middle School, 2001 98th Ave NE Bellevue, WA 98004, in Room 1404. Please view our meetings page for a map and directions.

Kay Lewis will be presenting “Chopstick Sumi”. She will show us how to use chopsticks and Parker Quink to make sumi-like images. 

Please bring a water container, paper towels, a #8 pointed round brush (or what you have) and a pencil. Kay will provide the ink, chopsticks, watercolor paper and handouts. The supply fee is $5.00.

Enjoy participating in an optional raffle for $2.00. Visitors are welcome to attend to see if they would like to join our guild. We look forward to seeing you there!

SCH Meeting – October 18, 2018

The Society for Calligraphy & Handwriting’s (SCH) next meeting is Thursday, October 18th, starting at 7:00 pm at our new location, Chinook Middle School, 2001 98th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98004, in Room 1404. Please view our meetings page for a map and directions.

Nan Robkin will be presenting Jacob’s Ladder book structure, developed by Elsi Vassdal Ellis. This structure is perfect for calligraphers to embellish! Nan will demo a Halloween theme, but you can adapt the book to your own needs. 

Please bring a pencil, eraser, metal ruler, craft knife, cutting surface, awl and (optional) ephemera for embellishing your book. There will be stamps, ink pads and some die cuts to share. The supply fee is $5.00.

Enjoy participating in an optional raffle for $2.00. Visitors are welcome to attend to see if they would like to join our guild. We look forward to seeing you there!

SCH Meeting – September 20, 2018

The Society for Calligraphy & Handwriting’s (SCH) next meeting is Thursday, September 20th, starting at 6:30 pm at Jubilee REACH,14200 SE 13th Place, Bellevue, WA 98007, in Room 203. Please view our meetings page for a map and directions.

This meeting will be a “show and share”. Please bring your art work from your Seattletters and IAMPETH classes.

Lisa Tsang will also present an exercise she learned in Mike Gold and Judy Melvin’s class. Please bring one sheet of watercolor paper about 8″ x 10″, sumi ink, a folded or automatic pen and a water container. Lisa will bring the remaining supplies needed. 

Enjoy participating in an optional raffle for $2.00. Visitors are welcome to attend to see if they would like to join our guild. We look forward to seeing you there!