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.

Next meeting is May 1st/2019.
Letters and Lines Theme is “Crazy Letters“.


The Evening’s Activity is  Writing on Blackboard/Chalkboard.

Come prepared to sign up for this year’s membership. (Reminder: membership year is July 1st to June 30th.)

Five times per year, the Edmonton Calligraphic Society (ECS) hosts General Meetings. 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.

General Meetings are typically hosted on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:00 – 8:50 PM at the Millwoods Library, Seniors and Multicultural Centre, 2610 Hewes Way NW, Edmonton, AB.

A reminder that our membership year is from July 1st to June 30th. For more information, please go to our Membership Page.


April 3rd, 2019, Meeting Agenda

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5:30    Doors open for set up. Come early and lend a hand. 6:00    Call to order Membership update Financial Update Mail Art exchange AGM reminder—May 1, 2019 Workshops – please scroll to... READ MORE

Ink Drops, March 2019

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Glorious Graphite March 6th Meeting…  Thanks to Pauline and Jeanine for teaching the Learn to Letter class with Graphite. Pauline did an outstanding job of the handouts, Jeanine ordered and picked up the... READ MORE

March 6th

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Fantastic Meeting!                                                              ... READ MORE

February’s Features

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  February’s One Day Workshop with Barb Keir – Blackletter ‘Textura Quadrata’                                          ... READ MORE

March 6th General Meeting

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Meeting Agenda 5:30   Doors open for set up. Come early and lend a hand! 6:00   Call to order Membership update Financial Update Mail Art Exchange round 2   Workshops Saturday April... READ MORE

Ink Drops, February 2019

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Thank you, Barbara Keir for February’s Learn to Letter class. It was a superb evening of instruction in Fraktur. We had 3 new students via Eventbrite and they “loved” our meeting!    ... READ MORE

February 6th Meeting

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Edmonton Calligraphic Society General Meeting Wednesday, February 6, 2019 5:30 Doors open for set up. Come early and lend a hand! 6:00 Call to order   Mail Art Exchange Want to sign up... READ MORE

December’s Meeting

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Please scroll through to see the highlights of December’s meeting. Letters and Lines Theme was “Let It Snow.” To keep us energized with lettering throughout the year, we’ve created the Letters and Lines... READ MORE