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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.

APRIL 2014
24 Valley Calligraphy Guild BUSINESS MEETING 6:00 p.m.
24

Valley Calligraphy Guild GENERAL MEETING 7:00 p.m.
Program: Copperplate 1 with Pat Brasch
Supplies to bring for Copperplate program

  • Oblique pen holder (Oregon Art Supply sells them)
  • Pointed pen nib of your choosing (Pat has some NikkoG nibs for $1.50 ea. and a few Speedball oblique pen holders for $1.50 ea.). Please e-mail Pat to hold either item for you. Bring correct change please.
  • Higgins Eternal black ink (preferably in a Dinky Dip)
  • Pencil
  • A small rag
  • A few sheets of paper or a thin pad of paper to use as a writing cushion.

Writing paper and instructional handouts will be provided

Bring the letters “Y” and “Z” for the alphabet project.

Bring calligraphy pieces for the May Mt. Angel Abbey Show.
Anne Merydith is in charge of hanging the show. E-mail or phone (541-521-3176) to arrange alternate drop-off.
To see and print show flyer, indemnity agreement and labels for your work click on SHOWS

MAY 2014
1-30 VCG Mt. Angel Abbey Calligraphy Show (Flyer)
3-4 Calligraphy workshop with Mike Gold
Contemporary Scripts - Lettering for the 21st Century
8 AOCC PLANNING MEETING
at the home of Judy Black
6:30 p.m.
20 Last day to submit logo designs for AOCC to Judy Black
22 Valley Calligraphy Guild BUSINESS MEETING 6:00 p.m.
22

Valley Calligraphy Guild GENERAL MEETING 7:00 p.m.
Program: Copperplate 2 with Pat Brasch
Supplies to bring for Copperplate program

  • Oblique pen holder (Oregon Art Supply sells them)
  • Pointed pen nib of your choosing
  • Higgins Eternal black ink (preferably in a Dinky Dip)
  • Pencil
  • A small rag
  • A few sheets of paper or a thin pad of paper to use as a writing cushion.
  • The instructional handouts and writing paper provided in Copperplate 1



JULY
19
Valley Calligraphy Guild Serendipity Day 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
1250 West 18th Avenue, Eugene
Share ideas and projects. Put together books for AOCC. Share ideas and projects. Bring written instructions for your idea or project to hand out. We'll put Bring a lunch and your basic tools (ruler, bone folder, micron pigma pen, scissors, pencil & eraser, X-acto knife, cutting mat, glue stick, etc.
SEPTEMBER 2014
  Valley Calligraphy Guild GENERAL MEETING
OCTOBER 2014
3

VCG Workshop with Kristen Doty
Watercolor and Calligraphy
Friday, 9 AM- 4PM
Lane Community College, Eugene OR

4 All Oregon Calligraphers Conference
Saturday, 9 AM- 4 PM
at River Life Resort on the Willamette River in Harrisburg Oregon
See photos from AOCC 2013
5 VCG Workshop with Kristen Doty
Watercolor and Calligraphy
Sunday, 9 AM- 4PM
Lane Community College, Eugene OR

News and Announcements

Index to Valley Calligraphy Guild Newsletters 1981-2012 click for pdf

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
click above for order information
post card logo

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
541 345-2106
edierobscribe10@gmail.com


For information or to sign up for the e-mail list, contact Valley Calligraphy Guild Chairperson
Kay Beckham at ckbjr2001@yahoo.com or 541-895-5862

To report web page problems, click to contact Webmaster Reeva Kimble at reeva@valleycalligraphyguild.com

Calendar information provided by Ardyth Brown, VCG secretary

Page Updated April 2014