Modern Calligraphy Workshop at A Pinch of Salt
Aug
22
7:00 PM19:00

Modern Calligraphy Workshop at A Pinch of Salt

In this two hour workshop, all of the guesswork is taken out of learning calligraphy. All supplies are provided (and they’re the ones that Emma uses for professional calligraphy). You’ll go home with two nibs, a beautiful pen holder, a pencil, a cleaning cloth, and a box to keep it all together. You’ll also receive a fifteen page packet that covers everything a beginner needs to know about calligraphy, complete with drills and practice pages. A PDF of the workshop packet will be emailed after the event, so that you can print and practice to your heart’s content.

This workshop is hands on and tailored to you so that you can learn, practice, and grow in your calligraphy skills. Class size is limited to 15 so that you can receive personalized instruction and demonstration. This class is designed for beginners, but all levels are welcomed. There is absolutely no prior experience (or even good handwriting!) necessary.

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SOLD OUT Modern Calligraphy Workshop at Bonboni
Jul
11
7:00 PM19:00

SOLD OUT Modern Calligraphy Workshop at Bonboni

Have you always wanted to learn how to write in beautiful, modern calligraphy strokes? Join hand-lettering artist Emma Vonder Haar at Bonboni’s Crafts & Cocktails Modern Calligraphy event on Thursday, July 11 from 7-9:30pm.


We’ll spend the evening sipping complimentary cocktails, eating delicious treats, and learn and practice various calligraphy strokes with Emma holding your hand along the way (figuratively, of course). You’ll receive a supply kit to take home with everything you need to continue practicing modern calligraphy: two nibs, a beautiful pen holder, a pencil, a cleaning cloth, and a box to keep it all together. Additionally, you’ll also a 15 page packet that covers everything a beginner needs to know about calligraphy, complete with drills and practice pages. A PDF of the workshop packet will be emailed after the event, so that you can print and practice to your heart’s content.


(Please note: your ticket fee is for teaching, supplies, treats, etc. since I can’t sell alcohol. Cocktails are complimentary!)

Receive a 20% discount on the entire shop* that evening as well. (Discount may not be combined with other offers. Does not apply to clothing.)

This is a ticketed event, and tickets must be purchased ahead of time. Due to space, tickets are limited. This listing is your event ticket; tickers are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Please arrive 10-15 minutes early to checkin and get settled.

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Candles & Calligraphy: Modern Calligraphy Workshop at Candle Fusion Studio
Jun
13
6:30 PM18:30

Candles & Calligraphy: Modern Calligraphy Workshop at Candle Fusion Studio

Join us for a one-of-a-kind workshop which combines custom candles and calligraphy! The evening at The Candle Fusion Studio will begin with your exploration of 100+ fragrances in the candle library. Choose your favorites, blend your signature scent at the candle "bar" and create a custom 8 oz candle. The creativity continues with hands-on calligraphy instruction by local calligrapher Emma Vonder Haar. This workshop includes learning basic modern calligraphy techniques and practical tips to take home, as well as a custom-made calligraphy candle label. At the end of the class, candles will be ready to take home!

This workshop includes all supplies. Participants will take home one 8 ounce candle and all calligraphy tools, including a calligraphy pen, pencil, ink, and workbook. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. The workshop will be held at The Candle Fusion Studio, Central West End location.

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Intro to Modern Calligraphy at Wedding Workshop
Jun
12
7:00 PM19:00

Intro to Modern Calligraphy at Wedding Workshop

In this two hour workshop, all of the guesswork is taken out of learning calligraphy. All supplies are provided (and they’re the ones that Emma uses for professional calligraphy). You’ll go home with two nibs, a beautiful pen holder, a pencil, a cleaning cloth, and a box to keep it all together. You’ll also receive a fifteen page packet that covers everything a beginner needs to know about calligraphy, complete with drills and practice pages. A PDF of the workshop packet will be emailed after the event, so that you can print and practice to your heart’s content.

This workshop is hands on and tailored to you so that you can learn, practice, and grow in your calligraphy skills. Class size is limited to 15 so that you can receive personalized instruction and demonstration. This class is designed for beginners, but all levels are welcomed. There is absolutely no prior experience (or even good handwriting!) necessary.

Please arrive 10-15 minutes prior to the start time so we may check you in.

Guests may bring their own food and beverages.
Must be 18 years or older to attend.
Tickets are non-refundable but may be transferred to a friend.

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SOLD OUT Modern Calligraphy Workshop at A Pinch of Salt
Apr
25
7:00 PM19:00

SOLD OUT Modern Calligraphy Workshop at A Pinch of Salt

In this two hour workshop, all of the guesswork is taken out of learning calligraphy. All supplies are provided (and they’re the ones that Emma uses for professional calligraphy). You’ll go home with two nibs, a beautiful pen holder, a pencil, a cleaning cloth, and a box to keep it all together. You’ll also receive a fifteen page packet that covers everything a beginner needs to know about calligraphy, complete with drills and practice pages. A PDF of the workshop packet will be emailed after the event, so that you can print and practice to your heart’s content.

This workshop is hands on and tailored to you so that you can learn, practice, and grow in your calligraphy skills. Class size is limited to 15 so that you can receive personalized instruction and demonstration. This class is designed for beginners, but all levels are welcomed. There is absolutely no prior experience (or even good handwriting!) necessary.

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SOLD OUT Modern Calligraphy Workshop at Bonboni
Apr
23
7:00 PM19:00

SOLD OUT Modern Calligraphy Workshop at Bonboni

Have you always wanted to learn how to write in beautiful, modern calligraphy strokes? Join hand-lettering artist Emma Vonder Haar at Bonboni’s Crafts & Cocktails Modern Calligraphy event on Tuesday, April 23 from 7-9:30pm.

We’ll spend the evening sipping complimentary cocktails, eating delicious treats, and learn and practice various calligraphy strokes with Emma holding your hand along the way (figuratively, of course). You’ll receive a supply kit to take home with everything you need to continue practicing modern calligraphy: two nibs, a beautiful pen holder, a pencil, a cleaning cloth, and a box to keep it all together. Additionally, you’ll also a 15 page packet that covers everything a beginner needs to know about calligraphy, complete with drills and practice pages. A PDF of the workshop packet will be emailed after the event, so that you can print and practice to your heart’s content.

(Please note: your ticket fee is for teaching, supplies, treats, etc. since I can’t sell alcohol. Cocktails are complimentary!)

Receive a 20% discount on the entire shop* that evening as well. (Discount may not be combined with other offers. Does not apply to clothing.)

This is a ticketed event, and tickets must be purchased ahead of time. Due to space, tickets are limited. This listing is your event ticket; tickers are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Please arrive 10-15 minutes early to checkin and get settled.

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Modern Calligraphy at Das Bevo
Apr
17
7:00 PM19:00

Modern Calligraphy at Das Bevo

Learn an age old skill with a modern twist at Das Bevo, in the historic Bevo Mill. This two hour workshop will cover all the basics of modern calligraphy, from how to hold your pen, how to use the supplies, practice drills, letters, and and words. No prior experience (not even good handwriting!) is required. You’ll receive a supply kit to take home with everything you need to continue practicing modern calligraphy: two nibs, a beautiful pen holder, a pencil, a cleaning cloth, and a box to keep it all together. Additionally, you’ll also a 15 page packet that covers everything a beginner needs to know about calligraphy, complete with drills and practice pages. A PDF of the workshop packet will be emailed after the event, so that you can print and practice to your heart’s content.

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Intro to Modern Calligraphy at Wedding Workshop
Apr
10
7:00 PM19:00

Intro to Modern Calligraphy at Wedding Workshop

In this two hour workshop, all of the guesswork is taken out of learning calligraphy. All supplies are provided (and they’re the ones that Emma uses for professional calligraphy). You’ll go home with two nibs, a beautiful pen holder, a pencil, a cleaning cloth, and a box to keep it all together. You’ll also receive a fifteen page packet that covers everything a beginner needs to know about calligraphy, complete with drills and practice pages. A PDF of the workshop packet will be emailed after the event, so that you can print and practice to your heart’s content.

This workshop is hands on and tailored to you so that you can learn, practice, and grow in your calligraphy skills. Class size is limited to 15 so that you can receive personalized instruction and demonstration. This class is designed for beginners, but all levels are welcomed. There is absolutely no prior experience (or even good handwriting!) necessary.

Please arrive 10-15 minutes prior to the start time so we may check you in.

Guests may bring their own food and beverages.
Must be 18 years or older to attend.
Tickets are non-refundable but may be transferred to a friend.

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Craft Lab: Modern Calligraphy at Maypop
Mar
27
6:00 PM18:00

Craft Lab: Modern Calligraphy at Maypop

Beautiful handwriting is an essential for your DIY skillset. Once you learn calligraphy, the door is open wide to handmade holiday cards, home decor, and more! Come learn the tricks of the trade on Wednesday, March 27rd from 6-8pm for a Modern Calligraphy Workshop! This hands-on workshop will cover the basics of calligraphy, with personalized instruction from St. Louis based calligrapher, Emma Vonder Haar.

This class provides all supplies needed to learn calligraphy, which are yours to take home at the end of the class! In addition to all supplies, you will receive a printed instruction packet with all of the information you'll need to get the hang of calligraphy. This class is hands-on and no prior experience (not even good handwriting!) is necessary.

Registration serves as your ticket for the event and is non-refundable.

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Craft Lab is an event series where friends can mingle over a hands-on project that you'll be proud to display in your home! This session does not include beverages in the ticket price, but wine and beer will be available for purchase. Meet us in the coffeehouse and be ready to have a great time!

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Modern Calligraphy Workshop at Viola Textile Studio
Sep
7
7:00 PM19:00

Modern Calligraphy Workshop at Viola Textile Studio

Join us Friday, September 7 from 7 pm - 9 pm at Viola Textile Studio! This hands-on workshop will cover the basics of modern calligraphy, with personalized instruction from St. Louis based calligrapher, Emma Vonder Haar. 

This class provides all supplies needed to learn calligraphy. In addition to all supplies, you will receive a hand-lettered instruction packet with all of the information you'll need to get the hang of calligraphy. This class is hands-on and no prior experience (not even good handwriting!) is necessary.

Light refreshments will be provided. Registration serves as your ticket for the event and is non-refundable. 

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Summer Flowers & Modern Calligraphy
Aug
21
7:00 PM19:00

Summer Flowers & Modern Calligraphy

 

Snapdragon Studio is teaming up with local calligrapher Emma Vonder Haar for a hands-on collaborative workshop at Wild Carrot (one of our favorite new spaces in STL!). Silvia from Snapdragon Studio will lead participants in creating their own summer floral arrangement using seasonal blooms, and Emma will teach the basics of modern calligraphy for beautiful writing. Participants will go home with their arrangement, all calligraphy supplies, and a renewed creative energy. All tools are provided and no experience is necessary. 

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Modern Calligraphy Workshop at Bonboni
Jul
19
7:00 PM19:00

Modern Calligraphy Workshop at Bonboni

Join us on Thursday, July 19 from 7:00-9:00pm for a this hands-on workshop at Bonboni Home & Gift Co. that introduces you to modern calligraphy.

Hand lettering artist, Emma Vonder Haar, will teach the basic principles of modern calligraphy. Emma will walk you through the strokes you’ll need to create a modern calligraphic alphabet. You’ll also learn some useful drills that you can practice at home to improve your skills with a traditional dip pen and ink.

In addition to Emma’s beautiful, hand-lettered instructions, you’ll get to take home this complete supply kit:

  • 2 Nikko G nibs 
  • universal pen holder
  • pencil 
  • practice, grid, and trace paper
  • Japanese sumi ink
  •  ink holder
  • cleaning rag 

refreshments will be served, but feel free to bring your own wine to enjoy!

Space is limited to 10 seats and open to all. This listing is your event ticket; payment is non-refundable and non-transferable.

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Modern Calligraphy Workshop - SOLD OUT
Apr
7
1:00 PM13:00

Modern Calligraphy Workshop - SOLD OUT

We are very lucky to have talented calligrapher Emma Vonder Haar instructing this Modern Calligraphy Workshop. There's no better time to learn calligraphy than the holidays—after this 3-hour workshop you'll be able to add special script to holiday cards, gift tags, place cards, and everything else! 

You’ll receive the following supplies included in the $45 course fee:
• Tomboy MONO pencil, HB
• Carbon black shellac ink, 30mL, handmade at South City Art Supply
• Bee Calligraphy Practice Pad, 9”x12”
• Brause Steno calligraphy nib
• Henry’s “Skeleton Pen” antique nib
• Universal nib holder
• South City pen cleaner
• 2.5 oz. stainless steel palette cup
• Cotton rag

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Modern Calligraphy Workshop at Rogue Theatre (Alton, Illinois)
Mar
24
2:00 PM14:00

Modern Calligraphy Workshop at Rogue Theatre (Alton, Illinois)

Join us Saturday, March 24 from 2-4 pm at Rogue Theatre in Alton, Illinois! This two hour workshop will cover the basics of modern calligraphy, with personalized instruction from St. Louis based calligrapher, Emma Vonder Haar. 

This class provides all supplies needed to learn calligraphy, including: 

  • 2 Nikko G nibs 
  • pen holder
  • pencil 
  • tracing, practice, and grid paper
  • Japanese sumi ink
  • ink holder 
  • cleaning cloth 

In addition to all supplies, you will receive a hand-lettered instruction packet with all of the information you'll need to get the hang of calligraphy. This class is hands-on and no prior experience (not even good handwriting!) is necessary.

Light refreshments will be provided. Registration serves as your ticket for the event and is non-refundable. 

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Modern Calligraphy Workshop at Bonboni
Mar
22
7:00 PM19:00

Modern Calligraphy Workshop at Bonboni

Join us on Thursday, March 22 from 7:00-9:00pm for a this hands-on workshop at Bonboni Home & Gift Co. that introduces you to modern calligraphy.

Hand lettering artist, Emma Vonder Haar, will teach the basic principles of modern calligraphy. Emma will walk you through the strokes you’ll need to create a modern calligraphic alphabet. You’ll also learn some useful drills that you can practice at home to improve your skills with a traditional dip pen and ink.

In addition to Emma’s beautiful, hand-lettered instructions, you’ll get to take home this complete supply kit:

  • 2 Nikko G nibs 
  • universal pen holder
  • pencil 
  • practice, grid, and trace paper
  • Japanese sumi ink
  •  ink holder
  • cleaning rag 

refreshments will be served, but feel free to bring your own wine to enjoy!

Space is limited to 10 seats and open to all. This listing is your event ticket; payment is non-refundable and non-transferable.

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Modern Calligraphy Workshop - SOLD OUT
Mar
11
1:00 PM13:00

Modern Calligraphy Workshop - SOLD OUT

By popular demand, we're scheduling a second Modern Calligraphy workshop with Emma Vonder Haar! The first session filled up faster than any of our other workshops, so don't miss out on this second opportunity to sign up!  

In this workshop, you'll learn the basic principles of modern calligraphy from an experienced instructor. Emma will walk you through the strokes you'll need to create a modern calligraphic alphabet. You'll also learn some useful drills that you can practice at home to improve your skills with a traditional dip pen and ink.  

In addition to Emma's beautiful, hand-lettered instructions, you'll get to take home this complete supply kit:
• Tombow MONO pencil, HB
• Carbon black shellac ink, 30mL, handmade at South City Art Supply
• Bee Calligraphy Practice Pad, 9” x 12”
• Brause Steno calligraphy nib
• Henry’s “Skeleton Pen” antique nib
• Universal nib holder
• South City pen cleaner
• 2.5 oz. stainless steel palette cup
• Cotton rag

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Modern Calligraphy Workshop - SOLD OUT
Feb
10
1:00 PM13:00

Modern Calligraphy Workshop - SOLD OUT

In this workshop, you'll learn the basic principles of modern calligraphy from an experienced instructor. Emma will walk you through the strokes you'll need to create a modern calligraphic alphabet. You'll also learn some useful drills that you can practice at home to improve your skills with a traditional dip pen and ink.  

In addition to Emma's beautiful, hand-lettered instructions, you'll get to take home this complete supply kit:
• Tombow MONO pencil, HB
• Carbon black shellac ink, 30mL, handmade at South City Art Supply
• Bee Calligraphy Practice Pad, 9” x 12”
• Brause Steno calligraphy nib
• Henry’s “Skeleton Pen” antique nib
• Universal nib holder
• South City pen cleaner
• 2.5 oz. stainless steel palette cup
• Cotton rag

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Modern Calligraphy Workshop - SOLD OUT
Dec
16
1:00 PM13:00

Modern Calligraphy Workshop - SOLD OUT

We are very lucky to have talented calligrapher Emma Vonder Haar instructing this Modern Calligraphy Workshop. There's no better time to learn calligraphy than the holidays—after this 3-hour workshop you'll be able to add special script to holiday cards, gift tags, place cards, and everything else! 

You’ll receive the following supplies included in the $45 course fee:
• Tomboy MONO pencil, HB
• Carbon black shellac ink, 30mL, handmade at South City Art Supply
• Bee Calligraphy Practice Pad, 9”x12”
• Brause Steno calligraphy nib
• Henry’s “Skeleton Pen” antique nib
• Universal nib holder
• South City pen cleaner
• 2.5 oz. stainless steel palette cup
• Cotton rag

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Modern Calligraphy Workshop
Oct
8
2:00 PM14:00

Modern Calligraphy Workshop

 

Join hand lettering artist Emma Vonder Haar to learn the basics of modern calligraphy. During this hands-on workshop, you will learn how to create lines that form the building blocks of calligraphy and how to write the alphabet in a modern calligraphy style. All supplies are provided, which includes one pen holder, two nibs, a pot of ink, practice sheets, calligraphy guides, and tracing paper. This starter kit of supplies is everything you need to learn calligraphy, and is yours to keep at the end of the workshop. Light refreshments will be provided. This workshop is limited to twelve students and no prior experience is necessary.

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