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 September 4th/2019.
Letters and Lines Theme is HELLO.


The Evening’s Activity will be Folded Pen.

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.


Heather Held Workshop Photos

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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

Ink Drops, May, 2019

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  September Workshop: LOREDANA ZEGA An International Calligrapher from Slovenia will be here on September 14 & 15 to teach Experimental Embossing. This is an ALL LEVELS workshop. New to calligraphy…take particular note... READ MORE

Letters and Lines

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Monoline Class: Thank you Gail for the Monoline class and the delightful project at the last meeting. Scroll further to see pictures. Envelope exchange table was a sight to behold…yah, to everyone who... READ MORE

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