Calligraphy II: Finding Your Personal Script Style

Bryn Chernoff, Paperfinger Calligraphy and Hand-Lettering

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12 Videos (1h 11m)
    • Trailer

      1:02
    • Introduction

      8:26
    • Experiment and Play!

      3:19
    • Style 1: Modern Angular

      5:25
    • Style 2: Rounded Curving

      6:13
    • Technique: Adding Flourishes

      11:02
    • Style Madlibs (Custom Styles)

      7:12
    • Materials, Colors, Pens, and Inks

      7:45
    • Choosing the Perfect Style

      4:24
    • Working with Clients

      3:43
    • Writing a Letter

      6:16
    • Addressing an Envelope

      6:01
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About This Class

Find your own beautiful, calligraphic style in this one-hour class with calligrapher Bryn Chernoff! Always welcoming and encouraging, she shows how to explore a range of angular and curved styles, add flourishes, and transform a simple letter and envelope into a treasured keepsake.

By the end, you'll script your own letter and envelope. Whether you choose your own words or transcribe an inspirational letter you love, you'll have a beautiful piece of writing to enjoy or share with a friend.

This class is a follow-up to Calligraphy I: Writing in Classic Modern Script. It's recommended that students take that introductory class or have some basic familiarity with calligraphy. It's perfect for beginners looking for a challenge as well as intermediate students!

Be sure to also check out the third class in this series: Calligraphy III: Experimenting with Layouts, Surfaces, and Digitization!

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very lovely and intelligent presentation of the art of Calligraphy !
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Bryn Chernoff

Paperfinger Calligraphy and Hand-Lettering

Bryn Chernoff started her calligraphy studio Paperfinger out of a true love for writing by hand. Paperfinger provides modern, hand-drawn calligraphy and illustration for everything from weddings and events to graphic design projects, keepsakes, commercial and custom work.

Her work has been featured in Town & Country, Real Simple, The New York Times, Refinery29, Cool Hunting, Martha Stewart Weddings, The Knot, Swiss Miss, 100 Layer Cake, and countless others.

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