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.
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Next meeting is November 6th/2019.
The Evening’s Activity: Learn to Letter: Lively Versals Project: Greeting Cards
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.
Mentor Meetup with Jackie Doll at Artelier September 28th/2019 This meetup was decorating pen rolls. Jackie had purchased the canvas from Delta. She then created a pattern for the pen rolls and made... READ MORE
Next meeting: Oct. 2nd/2019 (Doors open at 5:30 to set up tables and chairs. Meeting begins at 6:00) Letters & Lines Theme: “Gather” Learn to Letter: Aqua Brush, Getty-Dubay Lettering Project: Watercolour Postcards.... READ MORE
Learn to Letter Creating a ruling pen, Exemplars, Flutter book & lettering with our own ECS Wild West Walnut Ink. Special thanks to Jackie Doll and Laura Eriksson for their amazing work to... READ MORE
Mill Woods Seniors & Multicultural Center 2610 Hewes Way, Edmonton, Alberta Hello, ECS members! Our new year is just around the corner and your new executive is excited about our plans. Here is some... READ MORE
August 2019 Hello! Hola! Bonjour! Ciao! Namaste! Halo! Salaam! Ohayo! Sannu! Jambo! Ni Hau! Szia! Merhaba! Greetings to all as we prepare to begin our new calligraphic year! Our first meeting is Wednesday, Sept. 4. ... READ MORE
These photos represent a little bit of everything from the workshop. There was so much more. Hopefully everyone who attended will share their work with us at September’s meeting. The photos do not... READ MORE