• Studio 1904 (map)
  • 6635 N Baltimore Ave., Suite 30
  • Portland, OR 97203

Have you been planning a wedding and wanting to add some beautiful lettering to the envelope or maybe you have been admiring modern calligraphy but haven't known where to start? You are invited to join Something Borrowed Portland and professional calligrapher Rachel Jacobson to learn the art of modern calligraphy and create a set of beautiful take-home cards, just in time for Mother's Day!

This 3-hour hands-on workshop offers tricks and techniques to create beautiful lettering with a pointed pen. You'll get to take home a curated selection of Rachel's favorite tools in your own calligraphy supply kit, with time for individual instruction, input, and practice.

In this workshop you will learn:

  • How to get started writing with an oblique pen, nib, and ink
  • Creating uppercase and lowercase letters and numbers with the pointed pen
  • Connecting letters and creating words
  • The art of composing words and phrases for a beautiful finished piece

All supplies, snacks, and drinks will be provided.

The workshop costs $135 (+ $8.42 ticketing fees).