Hand Lettering Workshop - October 6


October 6, 11 am - 2 pm

Have you ever seen mesmerizing calligraphy videos or gorgeous hand-lettered art and wished you could get it on the fun? Join Kolbie Blume, owner of Writing Desk Creative Co., for a day focused on changing your “I wish I could” to “actually, I can” when it comes to beautiful, hand-lettered modern calligraphy. 

During this three-hour workshop, you’ll learn tips, tricks, and proven techniques for mastering modern calligraphy and creating hand-scripted pieces, as seen on Kolbie’s Instagram and Etsy shop, This Writing Desk. By the end of the class, you’ll walk away with a giftable and framable hand-lettered piece and the knowledge and confidence you’ll need to continue creating and developing your own style for years to come.

In addition to hands-on, personalized instruction from Kolbie, your investment includes: 

  • 5 brush pens of various sizes and colors
  • Professional paper specifically made for brush lettering 
  • Kolbie’s (new!) modern calligraphy workbook 
  • A complete list of supplies and resources to continue your hand-lettering journey 
  • 20% off coupon to use at Jenni Bick Custom Journals (valid for 7 days)

No experience necessary to take this class! Beginners welcome.

About the Artist: 

Kolbie is a communications professional in the DC area who stumbled upon a passion for calligraphy, hand-lettering, and watercolor illustration after watching mesmerizing videos on Instagram during her lunch breaks. As founder of Writing Desk Creative Co., she specializes in watercolor illustration and calligraphy, ranging from wedding suites to commissioned pieces, as well as creative copywriting. She also utilizes her communications expertise to coach artists and creative entrepreneurs on effective social media strategy and compelling content creation. In addition to creating meaningful pieces for her clients, her main goal is to inspire those around her to find their own creative voice—because if she can learn how to art, anyone can. Look for her on Instagram (@thiswritingdesk) for more of her work and updates on upcoming events!