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 March 4th/2020.
Letters and Lines Theme: Bouquets and Blossoms

Learn to Letter :B Nib

Project: Accordion Book

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.


Celebrate Handwriting

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Check out this broadcast about ECS celebrating Handwriting this Saturday. Special thanks to Jeanine Alexander for representing ECS in the broadcast. ECS will be using the Getty-Dubay curriculum for this handwriting event. Here... READ MORE

Ink Drops, December, 2019

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Next Calligraphy Night: February 5, 2020 (Doors open at 5:30 to set up tables & chairs. Activities begin at 6:00) Letters & Lines Theme: “X’s and O’s” Learn to Letter: Fun With Flourishes... READ MORE

Celebrate Handwriting

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The Edmonton Calligraphic Society is pleased to offer a Handwriting Workshop on January 25, 2020.   Using the Getty-Dubay Italic handwriting curriculum, you will first learn a basic italic print. These continuous-stroke letters transform... READ MORE

November’s Inkdrops

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Next meeting: December 4, 2019 (Doors open at 5:30 to set up tables and chairs. Meeting begins at 6:00)   Letters & Lines Theme: “Joy”   Learn to Letter: Lively Versal ‘J’ for Joy... READ MORE

Meeting Reminder

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for November 6, 2019 Mill Woods Seniors & Multicultural Center 2610 Hewes Way, Edmonton, Alberta.   Happy Fall, everyone! Now that the weather has become colder, what better way to escape than attending... READ MORE

Ink Drops

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October 2019   Next meeting: November 6, 2019 (Doors open at 5:30 to set up tables and chairs. Meeting begins at 6:00) Letters & Lines Theme: “Under the Sea” Learn to Letter: Lively... READ MORE

Loredana Zega

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  Photos from September workshop with Loredana Zega: Art Gallery of Alberta Event:     We love our name tags!               The workshop began with a variety... READ MORE