The Edmonton Calligraphic Society is a non-profit organization formed in February 1986. The objective of the society is to develop and refine calligraphy and related crafts among members and to introduce and promote calligraphy as an art form to the general public in and around Edmonton. If you wish to see previous posts, please go to our Blog page.

Membership is available on Eventbrite. An annual membership costs just $45.00 for Canadian Members and $55.00 for USA/International members and provides you with member benefits from July 1st/2022 through June 30th/2023. For more information on Membership benefits go to our  Membership page.

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Memberships for the 2022/23 Membership year are now available. 

WE ARE WORKING TO PROVIDE YOU WITH AN EXCITING YEAR OF CALLIGRAPHY INSTRUCTION AND DEMONSTRATIONS DELIVERED TO YOU IN PERSON AND VIRTUALLY.

Next Meeting

See you in September!

The Edmonton Calligraphic Society (ECS) will be hosting General Meetings in person and there will be 4 meetings done virtually for the 2022/23 year. General Meetings are designed to provide ECS members with the time and space to practice their calligraphy, gain valuable feedback and advice from fellow letterers, and learn about upcoming calligraphic events and volunteer opportunities.

Mailing Address: PO Box 32033, 607 2331 66 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T6K 4C2

The 2022/23 Membership year will be a combination of in person and online. Normally, General Meetings are typically hosted on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:00 – 8:50 PM at the Millwoods Seniors and Multicultural Centre, 2610 Hewes Way NW, Edmonton, AB. 

A reminder that our membership year is from July 1st to June 30th. 

 

Latest

Ink Drops, May, 2022

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Even though our year is winding down, a new person managed to ‘find’ us and has become our latest ECS member. We extend a warm welcome to Donna Bereska. Remember that you will receive... READ MORE

April Ink Drops, 2022

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Membership MARCH MENTOR MEET-UP – Uncial Letters with Peggy Marce Monthly Meeting Instructor’s Projects   For The Love of Letters LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES John Neal Bookseller   Numerous Online Classes Denis Brown A Variety of... READ MORE

MARCH INK DROPS

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MEMBERSHIP We welcome two new international members to the ECS. Lynda Barron from Oregon, learned of us through her friend and mentor, Cora Pearl. Linda Cook is joining us from Texas. We are... READ MORE

February Ink Drops/ 2022

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Membership Update We extend greetings to new member, Gabriella Soba in Spain! Our membership now stands at 139, along with the 9 complementary memberships given to this year’s instructors. At our January Executive meeting,... READ MORE

May Workshop with Heather Held

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In 2 classes, Heather deconstructs the process of designing & illuminating Victorian vines. Saturday, May 7 & 14 from 9:30 am – 12 pm MDT About this event The process of designing in... READ MORE

Amy Bollana’s Class Information

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ECS is pleased & eager to announce that Amy Bollana, one of our own, will be teaching a brush lettering class.  This link provides more information: https://www.amybollanadesign.com/brush-calligraphy-course. READ MORE