This introduction to calligraphy emphasizes rhythm and mark making to sensitize students to the rich visual possibilities of hand made letters. Through this experience students gain a memorable understanding of the elements of design and an appreciation of play within visual art.
|Maximum Class Size||30 students|
|Time Required||1-2 classes|
|Material Required||Paper, paint or ink, mark making tools.|
|Language of Instruction||English|
Owen Williams grew up in Whitehorse. An early interest in lettering led him to train in England, first carving letters in stone and later as a calligrapher. He has taught children of all ages through the Artist in the School Program, the City of Whitehorse Department of Recreation and through the Yukon Arts Ed-Venture Program.