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Classes available for a minimum of four students, by request.   Get three friends and sign up to have your own private class in downtown Crystal Lake!
Email to request a class: uzushio@gmail.com
Adult classes two hours a week for four weeks, or two hours a day for four days.  Fee: $80 (supplies not included)

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CALLIGRAPHY I
Have fun practicing the alphabet!  Learn beautiful handwriting you can use for invitations, cards and framed quotations.  Calligraphy pen, ink and paper included.

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CALLIGRAPHY WORKSHOP
This 3-day workshop has great calligraphy projects!  From basic alphabets to Chancery Italic to flourishes and borders, we'll practice whatever you need.  All levels of calligrapher welcome.  Dip pen and practice paper included; additional specialty papers and inks available for purchase.
6-8pm TUES April 4-11-21

EGYPTIAN CALLIGRAPHY
Travel back to ancient Egypt!  This two-day workshop is designed to introduce you to hieroglyphic writing.  We'll use a flexible reed pen on papyrus for unique effects.
To be announced Fee:  $49
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CALLIGRAPHY II
Learn the writing skills of a medieval scribe!  You'll use a dip pen and colored inks to practice the Carolingian, Celtic, and Gothic alphabets.  Also, create interesting borders and decorated capital letters to add color to your designs.  This class is great for creating cards, decorative quotes and poetry, invitations, and scrapbook pages.
6-8pm TUES March 7-14-21-28
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ASIAN 
CALLIGRAPHY
Write it, frame it, put it on a card!  Learn the seven basic brush strokes that make up the Chinese and Japanese alphabets.  The instructor will give step-by-step demonstrations of over 20 written symbols, including Harmony, Happiness, Good Luck, and Long Life.  Bamboo brush, ink and paper included.
To be announced
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Questions?  Email Susan at uzushio@gmail.com