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Sun. October 3rd 2021 Vancouver Island School of Art $85

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Experimental Handwriting:

This workshop shows how to generate your own forms of writing through experiment...
Event can be attended in person In-Person Event
Sun. October 3rd 2021 Vancouver Island School of Art (No Minors)
1:00pm - 4:00pm  Doors at: 1:00pm $85

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This workshop shows how to generate your own forms of writing through experimentation. You will use mark making, obliteration and the fine art of gestural scribbling to create textures and the appearance of text – but a text which is abstract. Abstract forms of writing like Asemic writing can be used as an element in paintings and drawings as well as stand on their own as complete works of art. These processes can free you to be playful in making marks and help you to discover the joy of experimenting with inexpensive and unusual tools and materials. Bring along eight to ten words from a poem or prose piece. These will form the basis for some of the writing. Suitable for beginners.
Oct 3 Sunday, 1pm - 4pm Classroom Delivery
Lorraine Douglas
Tuition: $85.00 (materials included)


Vancouver Island School of Art
The best art school in Victoria, BC
733 Johnson Street Victoria BC
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Experimental Handwriting @ Vancouver Island School of Art Oct 3 2021 - Jun 8th @ Vancouver Island School of Art

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