June 26th & 27th - Modern Pointed Pen Calligraphy workshop by Nielouphar
June 26th & 27th - Modern Pointed Pen Calligraphy workshop by Nielouphar
June 26th & 27th - Modern Pointed Pen Calligraphy workshop by Nielouphar
June 26th & 27th - Modern Pointed Pen Calligraphy workshop by Nielouphar

June 26th & 27th - Modern Pointed Pen Calligraphy workshop by Nielouphar

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About the Artist:

Nielouphar Abdurahiman (@nielouphar.ar) is a Lettering/Calligraphy artist who founded Pretty Paper Studio - an art/craft supply store based in Dubai - back in April 2012. After managing and running the business for over eight years, she has now moved to Cochin, Kerala with her family.

Nielouphar, a mother of four, started her Lettering/Calligraphy business in Dubai in April 2018 and has taught over 35 in-person Calligraphy Workshops around the UAE, while managing Pretty Paper Studio.

Nielouphar has been featured on Hit 96.7 FM, Friday Magazine, Good Magazine, Baby and Child Magazine among others. Her Calligraphy clients include Prada, HSBC, MAC Cosmetics Arabia and Abu Dhabi Tourism. 

Here's what you'll learn at this workshop:

Session 1:
  1. Supplies required for Dip Pen Calligraphy
  2. How to hold the pen and prepare the nib
  3. How to use both a Straight Pen Holder and an Oblique Pen Holder
  4. Basic Strokes and their practice
  5. Drills
Session 2:
  1. Anatomy of a Letter
  2. Terminologies used in Pointed Pen Calligraphy    
  3. Minuscules (Lowercase Letters) and their practice
Session 3:
  1. How to connect letters  
  2. Practice three common words
  3. Faux Calligraphy Technique
  4. Create a final Calligraphy piece
  5. Bonus Lesson - How to use Metallic Watercolours for Pointed Pen Calligraphy

 Materials Required:

  1. Oblique Pen Holder- Isomars
  2. Straight Pen Holder - Isomars
  3. Option 2 - Moblique 2 in 1 Oblique and Straight Pen Holder (good quality and easy on the pocket)
  4. Nib - Nikko G - 2 pieces
  5. Ink - Kuretake Zig Sumi Ink - 1 bottle
  6. Tracing paper - A4 size - 50 sheets - any brand 
  7. Watercolour paper - 4x6" in size - 2 to 3 pieces - any brand
  8. Pencil, ruler, sharpener and eraser - 1 each  
  9. Alcohol swabs - 2 to 3 pieces 
  10. A cup of tap water
  11. 1 potato (yes, potato :))
  12. Paper towel or cotton cloth

TO BUY THE ART MATERIALS THAT YOU NEED, YOU CAN GO TO THE FOLLOWING LINK: https://www.amazon.in/shop/madcapworkshops

The workshop will be hosted via Zoom. We will send you a unique Zoom link a day before the workshop for you to join.
  • Date: June 26th & 27th, 2021
  • Time:
    • Session 1: June 26th - 5pm IST (1.5 hours)
    • Session 2: June 27th - 11am IST (1.5 hours)
    • Session 3: June 27th - 5pm IST (1.5 hours)
  • Duration: 4.5 hours (3 sessions)
  • Cost : Rs.1499/- onwards

You can choose to attend both the sessions or choose one of them to attend during registration.

(Recorded Session Available. You can choose to get the recorded session during registration. In this case, you will be able to watch the recording for 96 hours)

Limited Seats Available!

For any queries, you can contact us at:
Facebook / Instagram : @madcapworkshops
info@madcapworkshops.com / +91 91768 08449 / +91 96772 38849