Saturday, February 16, 2013 - 9:30 am-5:00 pm
Sunday, February 17, 2013 - 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Germaine Marvel Building
210 W Packwood Avenue
Maitland, FL 32751
The Scribes of
Central Florida is proud to announce the
return of our CalligraFaire Festival! This will be our 10th
Festival at the Maitland Art Center. It is two days of non-
stop FUN! Come to see our learned members doing the
ancient, and the NEW, art of Calligraphy. Members will be
writing names on free bookmarks, demonstrating many
different styles of calligraphy, as well as related arts. There
will be MANY items for sale. Admission to the CalligraFaire
Festival is FREE.
We will also offer
short, 1 hour introductory classes so you
can actually try your hand at learning some of these
wonderfull written styles of calligraphy and related arts. We
will be offering:
Blackletter, Copperplate, Unical, Zenspirations Dangles,
Calligrafun, Roman Versals
You will use traditional and modern tools to write, including
the Parallel Pen. Other class subjects will include Layout and
Design (using more than one writing style), Dry Embossing,
Small Handmade Boxes, making flowers, hearts, and vines
with the Parallel edged pen, marbled papers, handmade
greeting cards and small handmade books. All materials and
handouts will be supplied for classes. There will be a $5 fee
for most classes to cover materials and handout costs.
Reservations are strongly recommended to secure your seat.
Walk-ins will be accepted on a first come first serve basis for
the remaining seats. For class questions, email:
here to see CalligraFaire 2013 Class Schedule!
You will go home
with some wonderful examples and know
that you can also do some of this wonderful art. Early
booking is encouraged to secure the classes of your choice.
Gift bags for the first 50 adults each day.
Bring your friends
and learn together. Our guild has been in
Central Florida since 1984. We offer monthly meetings with
lectures and demonstrations, one day introductory classes,
as well as 1- and 2-day workshops with national and world
renowned teachers. Come and learn more about joining this
talented and social group of Central Floridians. In this age
of speed and technology, you can learn to produce
something with your very own personal touch so your family
and friends can "oooooh and aaaaah" every time you write
their name or something special for them!!
forward to see you at CalligraFaire!!!!!!
here for the CalligraFaire 2013 Flyer!