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Valley Calligraphy Guild
Schedule of Meetings, Events and Projects

Location of General Meetings

Emmaus Lutheran Church
Fellowship Hall
1250 West 18th Avenue, Eugene
Most meeting start at 7 PM

Valley Calligraphy Guild General Meetings are often held on the 4th Thursday of the month. Other Thursday meetings and changes in schedule are indicated in color.


Ongoing

Registration open for March workshop-Paste Paper Workshop with Madelene Durham (a few openings)
Registration open for May Workshop - The Letters of Adolf Bernd taught by Peter Thornton (workshop full, waiting list only)

March 2020
26 Valley Calligraphy Guild BOARD MEETING - 6 PM
26

Valley Calligraphy Guild GENERAL MEETING - 7 PM
Program - Layout for calligraphy
Bring background and your quote to get feedback on layout possibilities
Click for Layout information sheet. Do your homework!
Please wear a name tag.

28 Valley Calligraphy Guild Workshop
Paste Paper with Madelene Durham Flyer
A one day workshop
$90 members and $110 non-members
Registration form
Registration starts Dec.1, 2019
29 Valley Calligraphy Guild Workshop
Paste Paper with Madelene Durham Flyer
A one day workshop
$90 members and $110 non-members
Registration form
Registration starts Dec.1, 2019
April 2020
16 Valley Calligraphy Guild BOARD MEETING - 6 PM
16 Valley Calligraphy Guild GENERAL MEETING - 7 PM
Program - Uncial alphabet taught by Yuki Tanaka
Bring finished, framed pieces for the Mt. Angel Calligraphy show or contact Judith Bailey (541) 505-9926 to arrange drop off. Send color photos of your pieces to Reeva Kimble for use in the VCG newsletter and on the VCG website. (Please take pictures before putting your work behind glass.)
May 2020
21 Valley Calligraphy Guild BOARD MEETING - 6 PM
21

Valley Calligraphy Guild GENERAL MEETING - 7 PM
Program - Talk by Peter Thornton "Layout and Design" plus Folder Ruling Pen demonstration

This evening presentation will be a personal method of working on an actual project. Peter will be given, on the evening, a quotation, or a gestural line/mark or a word and then he describes the many options, choices, pitfalls, problems and decisions that occur throughout the layout and design of a small piece of calligraphic work. A feature of the evening will be a demonstration of the Folded Ruling Pen and the wide range of possibilities and 'flavours' available in this relatively new writing tool". Those attending may want to bring a note pad and pencil ......... but no pictures or recording devices during please.

23-24

Valley Calligraphy Guild Workshop
The Letters of Adolf Bernd with Peter Thornton 
(All Levels)
$100 + $10 lab fee - for VCG members
$120 + $10 lab fee - for non-members
9 AM-4 PM
Lane Community College - Building 30

Registration starts Feb. 1, 2020
Registration form
Peter Thornton Workshop Flyer


June 2020
Jun 27–Jul 1 International Calligraphy Conference 2020 - Kranjska Gora, Slovenia hosts Write Right Now! The World Calligraphy Conference Jun 27 – Jul 1, 2020
July - August 2020
6-11 IAMPETH Annual Conference 2020 - Pointed Pen Calligraphy July 6 - 11, Atlanta, Georgia
September 2020
TBA Valley Calligraphy Show at Eugene Public Library
TBA Valley Calligraphy Guild Potluck Dinner 6 PM
October 2020
 
17

38th Annual
All Oregon Calligraphers C
onference - AOCC
hosted by the Valley Calligraphy Guild
Theme "AOCC is an Open Book"
at the First Baptist Church
3550 Fox Meadow Road, Eugene OR
Guest Speaker - Susie Berringer


Special Orders and Announcements
Order Calligraphic items created by members to support the Valley Calligraphy Guild
Pots & Pens 4

Pots & Pens 4  Calligraphy/Cook Book
click above for order information

Calligraphic Post Cards
to order: contact Judith Bailey for price and postage details
post card logo
Index to Valley Calligraphy Guild Newsletters 1981-2012 click for pdf
Check Workshops web page for upcoming events

Send camera-ready submissions and holiday cards for the next issue of the
Valley Calligraphy Guild Newsletter
Please turn in items and
information to the Newsletter Team

Judy Black
2684 Chad Drive
Eugene OR 97408
541 485-2336
dnjblack@comcast.net

Edie Roberts
2366 Washington St.
Eugene OR 97405
458-205-8164
edierobscribe10@gmail.com


For information contact Valley Calligraphy Guild Chairperson Kay Beckham (541-513-1053)

To report web page problems, click to contact Webmaster Reeva Kimble

Page Updated - February 2020