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Calligraphy in history and in practice

Come learn and play with fonts, how they came about and how you can learn to be a decorative scripter.
When Dec 18, 2017
from 04:00 PM to 06:15 PM
Where Fayette Community Library
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Come learn about the history of the written word and how many of our regularly used fonts got their start. This is a come-and-go event so please stop by between 4:00 and 6:00 for some demonstration and practice time. Special Pens and paper will be provided for the first 15 attendees to practice with and keep. Later attendees will be provided with pens and paper only for practice. You will learn to appreciate one more aspect of all the things that had to come together to create the wonder that is a book.

This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.