The Society for Calligraphy & Handwriting (SCH) meeting schedule for the 2020-2021 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.

The meetings for September, October and November 2021 will be held virtually via Zoom. The SCH Board will decide in the Fall of 2021 whether or not the 2022 meetings will be in-person or via Zoom.

September 16, 2021

Covered, Non-Adhesive, Non-Sewn Book inspired by Hedi Kyle’s Blizzard Book with Selene Fisher via Zoom

Selene will present how to construct a book structure inspired by Hedi’s marvelous Blizzard book that holds art cards securely, but allows them to be removed, perused and rearranged to your heart’s content. This structure can be used for postcard collections or plein-air perambulations.

The supply list will be email to members before the meeting.

October 21, 2021

A Modern Book of Hours with Holly Monroe via Zoom

Holly’s digital presentation describes the steps that she takes to create her Modern Book of Hours, as well as showing the pages in the order of appearance. You will learn how she prepares the vellum, the tools and techniques that she uses for lettering, painting and for laying gold leaf. Plus a trip to the bookbinder!

November 18, 2021

Attention to Detail: Discovering and Using Subtle Changes for Refinement with Kristen Doty via Zoom

In this informal presentation, Kristen Doty will share various works in progress, and the additional steps taken, to illustrate how adding small details or changing things in a subtle way can refine and enhance the final work. 

January 20, 2022

TBA with Jocelyn Curry

February 17, 2022

TBA with Brigitte Hefferan

March 17, 2022

TBA with Kay Lewis and Announcement of 2022 – 2023 SCH Board Candidates

April 21, 2022

TBA with Katherine Malmsten

May 19, 2022

TBA with Terri Kruger and Election of 2022 – 2023 SCH Board Members