Hand Lettering is unfortunately unavailable

Thankfully we have 59 other Art Classes for you to choose from. Check our top choices below or see all classes for more options.

Course Details
Price:
$55
Start Date:

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!
If you're enrolled in an upcoming date, this simply means that date has now sold out.

Location:
Rockville
1776 E Jefferson St Unit 119
Btwn Montrose Rd & Rollins Ave
Rockville, Maryland 20852
(Map)
Share:
Purchase Options
Save to WishList

21 people saved this class

Book a private group event
Description
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 8
Teacher: Heather Dawson

What you'll learn in this calligraphy & hand lettering class:

What is “Brush Lettering?” Brush lettering is beautiful hand lettering that looks like calligraphy, but is created with a brush pen rather than a dip pen and ink. Brush pens provide a great way to get started with brush/hand lettering without the messy cleanup of traditional calligraphy. 

Heather will teach you how to create beautiful and elegant brush lettering that’s perfect for bullet journaling, invitations, stationery and more. You will learn the basic supplies needed, how to use them and the different strokes that are needed to begin letter forms. 

This workshop will give you the basic setup that is essential to continue creating your own personal style of brush/hand lettering.

All supplies provided.

Still have questions? Ask the community.

Refund Policy
To receive a refund for cancellations, you must give 48 hours notice unless otherwise noted.

Map

Google Map

Plaza Artist Materials & Picture Framing

All classes at this location

We are located on the West side of Federal Plaza near Panera Bread. PARKING: Parking lot in front of store. PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION: 3 blocks from the Twinbrook Metro Station (Red Line). On the following bus lines: 5 (Silver Spring-Twinbrook), 26 (Montgomery Mall-Glenmont) and 46 (Medical Center).

Start Dates (0)

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!

Benefits of Booking Through CourseHorse

Booking is safe. When you book with us your details are protected by a secure connection.
Lowest price guaranteed. Classes on CourseHorse are never marked up.
This class will earn you 550 points. Points give you money off your next class!
Questions about this class?
Get help now from a knowledge expert!
Questions & Answers (0)

Get quick answers from CourseHorse and past students.

Reviews of Classes at Plaza Artist Materials & Picture Framing (8)

(8 Reviews)
Hand Lettering
Reviewed by Sterling N. on 3/4/2019
I LOVED this class. I'm completely new to handwriting/calligraphy (and not at all an artist) but Heather (the instructor) was INSPIRING, sweet, friendly and a great teacher. She's seriously the most talented person I've ever met. I'm going to practice a lot so maybe someday I'll be good enough to take her more advanced classes! :) I'd highly recommend this class. It's reasonably priced (although if you want to continue what you've learned - you'll still need to buy the tools and materials from Plaza.) But they aren't very much - and it's nice to support a local art store. Heather was awesome! Loved her.
Hand Lettering
Reviewed by Anonymous on 2/18/2019
Great Teacher!
Hand Lettering
Reviewed by Anonymous on 2/18/2019
Did a lot of practice which I know is essential. Thought the teacher could have put more individual instruction in it rather than sitting quietly while we copied letters.
Hand Lettering
Reviewed by Jill S. on 2/18/2019
loading...

School: Plaza Artist Materials & Picture Framing

Plaza Artist Materials & Picture Framing

“Where Creativity Has No Limits” – that’s our motto and has been since we first opened our doors in the summer of 1960. At that time we pledged to supply artists with the finest products, best prices and unparalleled customer service and we stand by that pledge today. Shop with us for a huge...

Read more about Plaza Artist Materials & Picture Framing

CourseHorse Approved

This school has been carefully vetted by CourseHorse and is a verified DC educator.

Want to take this class?

Save to Wish List
Taking this class for work? Get exclusive perks & discounts for free.

59 Top Choices

National Gallery of Art: Un-Highlights Tour

at Museum Hack - Federal Triangle 6th & Constitution Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20565

Made for museum lovers and skeptics alike, our Un-Highlights tour of the National Gallery of Art will show you a side of the National Gallery you’ve never seen before!  Join our renegade tour guides on a high-energy, two-hour group tour through these historic halls with a “tasting menu” approach as you learn the crazy true stories behind...

Friday Oct 18th, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Candle Maker: Mix your Signature Scent Deal

Candle Maker: Mix your Signature Scent

at Yaymaker - Penn Quarter 400 8th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20004

Candle Maker: Craft your own artisanal candles Join #TeamHappyTrees for Candle It!  No experience required! At this experience, you’ll pour, dye, and scent three beautiful, custom candles guaranteed to light up your home! Make them for yourself, give as gifts, or even better, bring your friends and you’ll each have your own set. Come...

Friday Oct 18th, 7pm - 9pm

Now:
$38.16
Was:
$47.70
Paint Nite: Rainy Autumn Lovers Deal

Paint Nite: Rainy Autumn Lovers

at Yaymaker - Arlington 946 N Jackson St, Arlington, Virginia 22201

The Original Paint Nite: Unleash your inner artist Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Guided by a talented and entertaining artist, you'll be amazed at what you create, and how much fun you have doing it. Yaymaker...

Friday Oct 18th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Now:
$28
Was:
$35

Couples Ring Making Workshop

at Wear Ever Jewelry Studio School - Alexandria 1112 King St 1st Fl, Alexandria, Virginia 22314

Are you looking to experience something new and refreshing! Spend two and a half to three hours in our professional jewelry studio making a textured or hammered band ring for yourself or for your special person.  Guests will texture, bend, hammer, and solder silver to create a unique ring. This workshop registration includes two people with...

Friday Oct 18th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Weekly Life Drawing

at IA&A at Hillyer - Dupont Circle 9 Hillyer Court NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20008

Our weekly Life Drawing series is an independent figure drawing class that allows students to work from a live model in your choice of mediums. While skill level is varied, there is no immediate instruction allowing each student to practice their drawing skills at their own pace. While easels, chairs and artistic ambiance are provided by Hillyer,...

Monday Oct 21st, 6pm - 9pm

  (6 sessions)
$45

6 sessions

Cinco De Mayo Ceramic Sugar Skull
Deal

Cinco De Mayo Ceramic Sugar Skull

at Yaymaker - Arlington 715 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, Virginia 22203

Yaymaker Innovation Labs The Yaymaker Innovation Lab is full of surprises. You never know what you'll find inside the lab: it could be custom ukulele making (and playing), drone building (and flying), cookie decorating (and eating) or something else completely unexpected. Lab events can show up anywhere, so stay on the lookout! You will be painting...

Saturday Oct 19th, 4pm - 6pm

Now:
$28
Was:
$35

Monuments and Memorials: Travel Photography

at Washington Photo Safari - Downtown, Washington, D.C. 1661 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20503

Is your camera smarter than you?  Are you confused by all those weird "Av," "Tv" "S", "A" or "P" choices on the mode dial, causing you to take refuge on "Auto?" Are you only using $100 worth of the features on your $800 camera? Are your photos too blurry, dark, or the wrong color? Or do you just want your pictures to be more interesting and artistic?...

Saturday Oct 19th, 9:40am - 1:10pm

Metals I

at Jewelryclassdc LLC - Capitol Hill 1502 Massachusetts Ave SE, Washington, District of Columbia 20003

In this beginning level jewelry making class, learn the basic techniques of metalsmithing. During the eight week course you will create a minimum of four professionally finished projects (for example, rings, earrings, pendants or bracelets) in sterling silver while learning layout, sawing, forging, texturing, filing, polishing, soldering, and basic...

Monday Nov 4th, 6pm - 9pm

  (8 sessions)
$585

8 sessions

Paint Nite: Fox In The Fall
Deal

Paint Nite: Fox In The Fall

at Yaymaker - Noma/Sursum Corda 1225 First St NE, Virginia, Virginia 20002

The Original Paint Nite: Unleash your inner artist Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Show up early to find your seat, grab a bite, and get a cocktail in hand. Yaymaker events give you everything you need to...

Sunday Oct 20th, 5pm - 7pm

Now:
$29.60
Was:
$37
Paint Nite: Blossoming Forest Magic Wine Bottle
Deal

Paint Nite: Blossoming Forest Magic Wine Bottle

at Yaymaker - U Street Corridor 900 U St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001

Paint Nite: Blossoming Forest Magic Wine Bottle with Fairy Lights The Original Paint Nite: Unleash your inner artist Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Show up early to find your seat, grab a bite, and get a...

Monday Oct 21st, 7pm - 9pm

Now:
$29.68
Was:
$37.10
Paint Nite Innovation Labs: Ceramic Skull Painting
Deal

Paint Nite Innovation Labs: Ceramic Skull Painting

at Yaymaker - Arlington 925 N Garfield St, Arlington, Virginia 22201

Yaymaker Innovation Labs The Yaymaker Innovation Lab is full of surprises. You never know what you'll find inside the lab: it could be custom ukulele making (and playing), drone building (and flying), cookie decorating (and eating) or something else completely unexpected. Lab events can show up anywhere, so stay on the lookout!

Monday Oct 21st, 7pm - 9pm

Now:
$28
Was:
$35
Paint Nite: Moonlit Starry Night II
Deal

Paint Nite: Moonlit Starry Night II

at Yaymaker - Dupont Circle 1250 Connecticut Ave NW Ste # 105, Washington, District of Columbia 20036

The Original Paint Nite: Unleash your inner artist Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Guided by a talented and entertaining artist, you'll be amazed at what you create, and how much fun you have doing it. Yaymaker...

Tuesday Nov 5th, 7pm - 9pm

Now:
$31.38
Was:
$39.22
Paint Nite: Pumpkin Bouquet
Deal

Paint Nite: Pumpkin Bouquet

at Yaymaker - Dupont Circle 1250 Connecticut Ave NW Ste # 105, Washington, District of Columbia 20036

The Original Paint Nite: Unleash your inner artist Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Show up early to find your seat, grab a bite, and get a cocktail in hand. Yaymaker events give you everything you need to...

Tuesday Oct 22nd, 7pm - 9pm

Now:
$31.38
Was:
$39.22
Master Your Digital Camera Controls (DC)
Deal

Master Your Digital Camera Controls (DC)

at Digital Photo Academy - Southwest Washington, D.C. 100 Maryland Ave SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20002

This workshop will offer instruction for people who want to learn the ins and outs of their cameras. Improve your skills no matter which camera model you own! Take this Course if you: Just purchased a Digital SLR Camera/Point and shoot camera Want to learn to make simple and creative changes to your pictures using the functions of your camera ...

Saturday Nov 2nd, 9:30am - 11am

Now:
$63
Was:
$70
Paint Nite: Calavera de Frida
Deal

Paint Nite: Calavera de Frida "Sugar Skull"

at Yaymaker - Arlington 2350 Clarendon Blvd, Washington, District of Columbia 22201

Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Guided by a talented and entertaining artist, you'll be amazed at what you create, and how much fun you have doing it. Yaymaker events give you everything you need to get up,...

Wednesday Oct 23rd, 7pm - 9pm

Now:
$29.60
Was:
$37
Paint Nite: Nine and Three Quarters
Deal

Paint Nite: Nine and Three Quarters

at Yaymaker - Adams Morgan 2323 18th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20009

The Original Paint Nite: Unleash your inner artist Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Show up early to find your seat, grab a bite, and get a cocktail in hand. Yaymaker events give you everything you need to...

Friday Oct 25th, 6pm - 8pm

Now:
$31.38
Was:
$39.22
Paint Nite: Choose Your Fall Design Fall Trees
Deal

Paint Nite: Choose Your Fall Design Fall Trees

at Yaymaker - Arlington 946 N Jackson St, Arlington, Virginia 22201

Complete course title: Paint Nite: A Choose Your Fall Design  Fall Trees OR Fall Pumpkins Wine Bottle  Fairy Lights The Original Paint Nite: Unleash your inner artist Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along...

Friday Oct 25th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Now:
$29.60
Was:
$37
Plant Nite: Succulents in Zen Sand Garden
Deal

Plant Nite: Succulents in Zen Sand Garden

at Yaymaker - Penn Quarter 400 8th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20004

Plant Nite: Dig, drink and be merry Cultivate your creativity, naturally. Our gifted growers will guide you step-by-step as you make a mini Zen garden, succulent arrangement, or tiny terrarium. Dig in for lively hours of planting, creating and laughing with the group. Yaymaker events give you everything you need to get up, get out, and get making!...

Friday Oct 25th, 7pm - 8:30pm

Now:
$40.70
Was:
$50.88

Enameling Basics Workshop

at Wear Ever Jewelry Studio School - Alexandria 1112 King St 1st Fl, Alexandria, Virginia 22314

Create a colorful pendant and/or pair of earrings by enameling on copper. Learn metal preparation and cleaning methods, as well as proper techniques for applying enamel, including sifting, stenciling, sgraffito, and painting.  Experiment with leaf and foils. We will discuss holding agents, safety considerations, firing procedures, finishing...

Saturday Oct 26th, 11am - 4pm

Paint Nite: Fireflies at Sunset
Deal

Paint Nite: Fireflies at Sunset

at Yaymaker - Arlington 715 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, Virginia 22203

The Original Paint Nite: Unleash your inner artist Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Guided by a talented and entertaining artist, you'll be amazed at what you create, and how much fun you have doing it. Yaymaker...

Saturday Oct 26th, 4pm - 6pm

Now:
$29.60
Was:
$37