Linda Renc

Calligraphy: Uncial Style CG135

Instructor: Renc, Linda

Day of Week: Mon 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $159.00

Non-Member: $189.00

The classic letter style from the Medieval era is just perfect for your projects. Learn a bit of the fascinating history of calligraphy while writing with broad-edged pen & ink like the ancient Celtic scribes. Uncial script is a beautiful, legible and versatile style for contemporary use from poetry to elegant envelopes.

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Runes I W-CG101

Instructor: Renc, Linda

Day of Week: Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Levels: Beginner

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $45.00

Non-Member: $65.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $15.00

It’s Leap Day, and no better time for a new workshop in ancient writing. Leap Day as a concept has existed for more than 2000 years, and it is still associated with age-old customs, folklore, and superstition. Using Norse folk tales and Celtic mythology as a source, students will write ancient symbols that represent objects, places, animals & ideas that create a mystical language in pictures. Students will create rune flash cards and make up names and sentences. All materials will be provided by the instructor. Please register by Feb 27 so that the instructor can make up supply packets.

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Runes II W-CG102

Instructor: Renc, Linda

Day of Week: Sat 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Levels: Beginner

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $45.00

Non-Member: $65.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $15.00

Explore ancient writing further in Part 2 of this workshop series. Students will make either a set of Rune Stones or a magical spell book. Runic writing combines early civilizations, pre-Christian traditions, and a bit of magic! All materials will be provided by the instructor. Please register by Feb 27 so that the instructor can make up supply packets.

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Tiny Hands I: Foundational Script W-CG103

Instructor: Renc, Linda

Day of Week: Mon 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $80.00

Non-Member: $95.00

In this workshop students will learn Foundational Style, a 20th century Roman manuscript hand, modernized and adaptable to smaller sizes. This style can be used for presentations, document lettering, broadsides, poems, formal envelope addressing, handwritten books & much more. This is a great starting point for students new to calligraphy. This workshop meets once a week for three weeks.

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Stately Romans I: Pencil Caps W-CG104

Instructor: Renc, Linda

Day of Week: Mon 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $50.00

Non-Member: $65.00

The classic shapes of Roman letters and the longevity of Imperial Rome are alive today in our many Roman type fonts. These letters are timeless, stately and beautiful when drawn with pencil. We’ll work on various papers and surfaces.
This workshop is part 1 of a 3-part series, and each workshop has its own simple set of writing tools, so check the separate supply lists for what to bring. Students will get the most lasting benefit by signing up for all three workshops.

Part 1. Pencil Roman Caps
Part 2. Broad Pen Roman Caps
Part 3. Brush-made Roman Caps

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Stately Romans II: Broad Pen Caps W-CG105

Instructor: Renc, Linda

Day of Week: Mon 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $50.00

Non-Member: $65.00

In this workshop, students will learn to create Broad Pen Roman Caps. The classic shapes of Roman letters and the longevity of Imperial Rome are alive today in our many Roman type fonts. Calligraphers use pen-written Roman caps with almost all their lower-case alphabets. We’ll work on various papers and surfaces.

Part 1. Pencil Roman Caps
Part 2. Broad Pen Roman Caps
Part 3. Brush-made Roman Caps

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Stately Romans III: Brush Caps W-CG106

Instructor: Renc, Linda

Day of Week: Mon 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Levels: All Levels

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $50.00

Non-Member: $65.00

In Part 3 of this workshop series, students will learn brush-made Roman Caps. The classic shapes of Roman letters and the longevity of Imperial Rome are alive today in our many Roman type fonts. We’ll work on various papers and surfaces. This workshop is part 3 of a 3-part series. and each workshop has its own simple set of writing tools, so check the separate supply lists for what to bring. Students will get the most lasting benefit by signing up for all three workshops.

Part 1. Pencil Roman Caps
Part 2. Broad Pen Roman Caps
Part 3. Brush-made Roman Caps

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Calligraphy: Lettering on Fabrics W-CG107

Instructor: Renc, Linda

Day of Week: Sat 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Levels: Beginner

Location: Dunedin Fine Art Center

Member Tuition: $45.00

Non-Member: $65.00

Mat'l Fee:   $15.00

Pick one of two simple lettering styles and hand-paint your own T-shirt, canvas tote, apron, cotton work shirt, or any cotton fabric. Learn how to control the flow of fabric paints & dyes with a calligraphy dip pen or a flat artist's brush. Students can also use broad markers & paint pens. No lettering experience is needed, and all materials and supplies are included in the materials fee. A useful workshop for making canvas banners as well, with plenty of examples by the instructor. Please register by April 25.

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