8/22/2011

Fraktur

I love to attend workshops and get an opportunity to focus on calligraphy. Joyce hosted Barbara in July on a class on Fraktur. Not my first choice of topics, but to learn from Barbara Calzolari . . . too good to pass up.
I was not disappointed! We started right to work on Friday and until the down pour on Sunday. I am actually enjoying using this style!  The capitals continue to challenge me, but in time . . . so here are some of my practice pages: