In January the lecture “No “silk road” of the Cyrillic script” took place in the Modern museum of calligraphy in Sokolniki. The lecture’s attendees got acquainted with the exciting story of the development and “plastic” content of the civil script during the reign of Peter the First and they discussed the sociocultural preconditions of the reform having a state concern, the complexities of the evocation of concepts referring to the Latin script’ cyrillization as well as the consequences of the alphabet’s drastic alterations.
Dear friends, we kindly offer you for reading the article of Dr. Joseph Vitolo on the differences between the two currently popular styles of calligraphy – Copperplate and Spenserian. We kindly invite all who wish not only to be introduced to but also to learn writing by american calligraphical style, to attend the lesson “Spenserian” from 18th of February, 2018.
On Sunday, 10th of February, a demonstration lesson with profile “Calligraphy based on the italic cursive type” was held. The teacher Ekaterina Orfanova carried out a master class for the children and their parents in love with calligraphy, learning them to make a greeting card for the Saint Valentine’s Day.
Live on Radio Moscow the calligrapher Darya Shelomkova and the graphologist Larisa Drygval shared their expert opinions, spoke of the handwriting significance, of the calligraphy and psychology’s interrelation, of the graphical analysis possibilities and covered certain important aspects of the social life.
February is just about time to share warmth and create beauty! Are in you love or feel loved? Are you overwhelmed with what they call love? Or just fancy to cheer up on a dull February day? Whichever applies to you best, we are excited to invite you to attend the St. Valentine's Day workshop in the Contemporary Museum of Calligraphy, scheduled for February 11 at 15:00.
Fancy to harmonize with yourself, endure the big city induced stresses and find a way to self-express in a creative manner? If your answer is yes, then calligraphy and lettering is your choice. This winter the Contemporary Museum of Calligraphy offers a wide selection of courses for everyone, starting from calligraphy 101 and through to the rare skill of fine Vyaz in pointed pen.