Family Workshop: Fun with Calligraphy

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LOVE Long: Robert Indiana and Asia Education Program

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This workshop suitable aged 8 and above. Children under 12 must participate with an adult.
 

Calligraphy, the art of beautiful handwriting. It is “the art of giving form to signs in an expressive, harmonious, and skillfull manner."

 

Because it is whimsy and poetic, calligraphy is widely used in different occasions, invitations, greeting cards, and graphic designs. In fact, calligraphy requires more than beautiful handwriting skill. It requires skills and techniques to position and inscribe words so they show integrity, harmony, rhythm and creative fire. In this two-hour calligraphy workshop, participants will learn to use a range of writing tools to create calligraphy pieces inspired by Robert Indiana’s work. Come and join us to express your “LOVE”!


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Kalo is one of Hong Kong’s leading calligrapher, teacher and stationery designer, specializing in western dip ink calligraphy as well as bespoke stationery and invitation designs under the brand KALO MAKE ART. Born in Hong Kong, Kalo studied art in London where she lived for the past decade. Seeing a lack of creative hubs in Hong Kong, Kalo opened Hong Kong’s first calligraphy studio in June 2015, with the aim to create a cozy and relaxing environment for students to learn and enjoy the art of western calligraphy. The studio hosts a range of creative events, such as calligraphy workshops, jamming practice evenings and monthly pen meets which welcome all walks of life.

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Event Details

Sun 08 Apr 2018
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Asia Society Hong Kong Center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty

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Free admission. On-line registration required.
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