Fauxligraphy: Pen Calligraphy Online Class

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Overview
Alyssa Thiel
Instructor

You can purchase this class as part of our Lettering Lover Bundle along with two other classes for $61 (valued at $87).

In this class, you’ll learn how to:

  • Turn your everyday handwriting into a calligraphy style unique to you
  • Use basic strokes and movements to connect letters and make words
  • Transfer your finished designs onto various surfaces (like a mug!) to make fancy gifts

Master calligraphy without the ink or nibs! With just a Sharpie, you’ll learn how to turn everyday handwriting into fancy calligraphy. In Alyssa’s class, you'll learn the basic strokes to complete the alphabet. She'll then teach you how to connect letters to make words and phrases. Finally, you’ll sketch out a design that you can transfer to various surfaces. You’ll walk away from Alyssa’s class with a riveting DIY coffee mug and a unique lettering style!

Beginner
Skill Level
52 mins
Duration
Materials

All you need to take this course are the supplies listed below and the class worksheets prepared by Alyssa that are available for download after purchase.


SUPPLIES NEEDED TO TAKE THE CLASS:



CLASS WORKSHEETS INCLUDE:


  • Practice Alphabet Print Out
  • Alphabet With Stroke Guide
  • Alphabet With Skeleton Outline
  • Components of Style Print Out
  • Flourishes + Laurels Print Out
  • Grid Print Out
  • Back Strokes + Warm Up Print Out
  • Final Design Example
Downloads

Fauxligraphy: Pen Calligraphy Online Class

Learn fauxligraphy to get that elegant calligraphy look with just a Sharpie. No ink + nibs needed!
Instructor: Alyssa Thiel
Skill Level: Beginner
$29.00
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1. INTRODUCTION

Learn more about your instructor, Alyssa, and what you’ll be learning in her class.
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2. SUPPLIES

Alyssa will go over the supplies you’ll need to complete her class.
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3. BASIC STROKES + WARM UP

In this practice lesson, you'll go over a few hand and pen warm-ups. You'll then learn the basic strokes of pen calligraphy.
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4. LETTERS + WORDS

Practice makes perfect! Learn to combine basic strokes to form letters.
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5. THICKENING THE DOWNSTROKE

In this lesson, Alyssa will teach you how to build up and fill in the downstroke.
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6. COMPONENTS OF STYLE

Let the fauxligraphy begin! You'll learn how to create loops, lines and the importance of consistency in this lesson.
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7. ADDING EMBELLISHMENTS

Let's get creative! Alyssa will show you how to add embellishments to your work.
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8. FINAL PROJECT - ON PAPER

For your final project, you'll learn how to write letters on paper. You'll also learn how to add finishing touches to embellishments.
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9. FINAL PROJECT - TRANSFERRING TO OBJECT

You're almost done! In this lesson, Alyssa will teach you how to transfer your design from paper to a mug to create the perfect gift!
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10. FINAL WORDS

Get all Alyssa's tips and tricks to continue perfecting your new fauxligraphy skills.
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  • Overview
  • Materials
  • Downloads
Overview
Alyssa Thiel
Instructor

You can purchase this class as part of our Lettering Lover Bundle along with two other classes for $61 (valued at $87).

In this class, you’ll learn how to:

  • Turn your everyday handwriting into a calligraphy style unique to you
  • Use basic strokes and movements to connect letters and make words
  • Transfer your finished designs onto various surfaces (like a mug!) to make fancy gifts

Master calligraphy without the ink or nibs! With just a Sharpie, you’ll learn how to turn everyday handwriting into fancy calligraphy. In Alyssa’s class, you'll learn the basic strokes to complete the alphabet. She'll then teach you how to connect letters to make words and phrases. Finally, you’ll sketch out a design that you can transfer to various surfaces. You’ll walk away from Alyssa’s class with a riveting DIY coffee mug and a unique lettering style!

Beginner
Skill Level
52 mins
Duration
Materials

All you need to take this course are the supplies listed below and the class worksheets prepared by Alyssa that are available for download after purchase.


SUPPLIES NEEDED TO TAKE THE CLASS:



CLASS WORKSHEETS INCLUDE:


  • Practice Alphabet Print Out
  • Alphabet With Stroke Guide
  • Alphabet With Skeleton Outline
  • Components of Style Print Out
  • Flourishes + Laurels Print Out
  • Grid Print Out
  • Back Strokes + Warm Up Print Out
  • Final Design Example
Downloads

Fauxligraphy: Pen Calligraphy Online Class

Learn fauxligraphy to get that elegant calligraphy look with just a Sharpie. No ink + nibs needed!
Instructor: Alyssa Thiel
Skill Level: Beginner
$29.00
BUY NOW
  • Lessons
Now Playing

Teaser

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1. INTRODUCTION

Learn more about your instructor, Alyssa, and what you’ll be learning in her class.
lock
Now Playing

2. SUPPLIES

Alyssa will go over the supplies you’ll need to complete her class.
lock
Now Playing

3. BASIC STROKES + WARM UP

In this practice lesson, you'll go over a few hand and pen warm-ups. You'll then learn the basic strokes of pen calligraphy.
lock
Now Playing

4. LETTERS + WORDS

Practice makes perfect! Learn to combine basic strokes to form letters.
lock
Now Playing

5. THICKENING THE DOWNSTROKE

In this lesson, Alyssa will teach you how to build up and fill in the downstroke.
lock
Now Playing

6. COMPONENTS OF STYLE

Let the fauxligraphy begin! You'll learn how to create loops, lines and the importance of consistency in this lesson.
lock
Now Playing

7. ADDING EMBELLISHMENTS

Let's get creative! Alyssa will show you how to add embellishments to your work.
lock
Now Playing

8. FINAL PROJECT - ON PAPER

For your final project, you'll learn how to write letters on paper. You'll also learn how to add finishing touches to embellishments.
lock
Now Playing

9. FINAL PROJECT - TRANSFERRING TO OBJECT

You're almost done! In this lesson, Alyssa will teach you how to transfer your design from paper to a mug to create the perfect gift!
lock
Now Playing

10. FINAL WORDS

Get all Alyssa's tips and tricks to continue perfecting your new fauxligraphy skills.
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