Calligraphy in Portland, Ore.
David Grimes is an American calligrapher from Portland, Oregon. His work is based heavily on the writing of early 20th century penmen from the Zanerian Art College in Columbus Ohio. He teaches calligraphy workshops throughout the United States on the modular principals of Engrosser’s Script writing, and is currently working to develop online courses to make learning Engrosser’s Script more accessible to those ouside of the United States.
January 28th in Monrovia, CA.
Approach Engrosser’s Script from a fundamental standpoint. Learn to deconstruct historic samples and mimic their layouts, artistry, and overall technique.
Some knowledge of Engrosser’s Script necessary.
David produces fine handmade oblique holders for pointed pen calligraphers around the world. His designs are based around highlighting the natural features of the woods he selects, and his unique adjustments set his pens apart as being easy to care for, and long-living.