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Joy & Ash Calligraphy

$90.00 - $160.00

ONLINE WORKSHOP - RULING PEN - FLEXIBLE PAYMENT OPTION*

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FLEXIBLE PAYMENT OPTIONS NOW AVAILABLE! PLEASE SCROLL TO BOTTOM TO FIND OUT MORE!

What is a "ruling pen"? A Ruling Pen is an instrument that uses fluid ink for writing or drawing. The ruling pen contains ink in a small space in between two flexible metal jaws almost like a parallel pen but it's not.

Want to learn more? Then this class is for YOU!

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This session includes the following:

Course is 6 hours long (student and instructor chooses agreed upon time and date, which is flexible - e.g. 1 hours per day for 6 days)

Understand more about what a Ruling Pen / Folded Pen is
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Learn about what supplies/ink to use/not use
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How to use a Ruling Pen / Folded Pen
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Variations of grip types/styles
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How to manipulate the pen to get various thicknesses of strokes
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Tips on Composition
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Character spacing, skills and refining techniques
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Cleaning

Workbook and/or worksheets will be emailed to you prior to class starting. You will need to print these out on smooth white paper (preferably 32lb paper or similar to HP Premium Choice Laser Jet Paper)

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You will need to provide the following:

A smartphone and or tablet, like an iPhone or iPad.
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Skype / Zoom will be used for session, so please have the app downloaded and installed on your device. (App is free)
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Wifi connection - please be aware that there may be some technical difficulties at times i.e. audio difficulties, blurred screen time etc.
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Calligraphy materials will not be provided.

You will need to have on hand:

* Ruling Pen or Folded Pen of your choice
https://www.johnnealbooks.com/category/s?keyword=ruling+pen
https://www.paperinkarts.com/rulwrt.html

* Thinner type of ink like fountain pen ink or highly diluted gouache or liquid watercolor (like Ecoline Liquid Watercolors). Must be dispensed from a wide mouth bottle so mouth of the bottle/container should be big enough to fit the tip of the pen.

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Before scheduling, please email JOYANDASHCALLIGRAPHY@GMAIL.COM to confirm date and times, then proceed to payment.
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Terms & Conditions and all that other good stuff:

*FLEXIBLE PAYMENT OPTION: Please select FLEX PAY option. First payment is due upon order, 2nd payment due after first 3 hours of instruction is completed. Please return to this page to submit 2nd half of payment. Select FLEX PAY option, then click 2nd Payment. Flexible payment option includes a convenience fee of $10 per payment.

*There will be NO REFUNDS for classes purchased/booked.
Note: We reserve the right to refuse service.

*Price includes taxes and PayPal fees.