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25th International Lettering Arts Conference

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  • Sharon Giles
    http://www.legacies2005.com/index.php 25th International Lettering Arts Conference July 23-30, 2005 Dallas, Texas Not a marbling conference, but I believe many
    Message 1 of 1 , Feb 18, 2005
      http://www.legacies2005.com/index.php
      25th International Lettering Arts Conference
      July 23-30, 2005 Dallas, Texas

      Not a marbling conference, but I believe many members of the Yahoo Marbling
      Group will be interested. If any of you are attending, I'd like to meet you
      since I live in Irving, Texas.

      Sharon Giles

      About Legacies:

      Legacies is a week long residential conference where more than 500
      participants and the finest instructors in the world are expected to gather
      together to study the fine art and technical skills of the lettering arts!

      The conference features individualized instruction, a multitude of fine art
      exhibits, amazing product and technique discoveries at Embellishments - a
      three-day trade show, 90-minute Break-Out sessions, hallmark presentations
      and spontaneous interaction to give participants the opportunity to maximize
      their learning experience.

      What Is Lettering Arts?

      The lettering arts encompasses the multi-faceted world of calligraphy which
      includes: handwriting, learning how to hand-letter various calligraphic
      styles like Italic, Black Letter, Neuland, Uncial, Copperplate, Roman
      Capitals and Bone (to name a few styles), book and journal construction,
      graphic design, painting, working with trade tools (including the computer),
      brushes and mediums (like gouache, ink, watercolor, acrylic) on various
      surfaces such as paper, canvas and fabric and learning the history of the
      alphabet and it's evolution.

      What You'll Find in 2005

      Legacies is the best place to discover the lettering and book arts for all
      ability levels. Make connections, hone your lettering skills and explore
      traditional and contemporary book structures. It is the ultimate avenue for
      creative expression!

      Who Should Attend?

      This conference is for people who want to learn creative ways of expressing
      themselves and is suitable for ALL ability levels. Celebrating 25 years of
      education, recognition and promotion of the lettering and book arts is a
      major reason to share in the excitement of this milestone year. Beginners
      are always welcome and are encouraged to learn and explore with the best
      lettering artists in the world!
      � Art Directors
      � Calligraphers
      � Fine Artists
      � Graphic Designers
      � Historians
      � Hobbyists
      � Sign Painters
      � Teachers
      � Therapists
      � Anyone who wants to learn about the lettering arts!
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