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This is your source for information about calligraphy in Connecticut! There is information about classes, calligraphers for hire, guilds, workshops, exhibits and more.

We add information on a regular basis. If you know of things that are happening, let us know! Please subscribe to our Yahoo group for CT calligraphers and lovers of letters. Tell us what is going on! Teachers post classes, members share exhibit information or ask questions.



Marks, Symbols, Lines: Calligraphic Art in New England
April 21-May 21

Reception, Sunday, May 21
1:00 to 4:00 pm

Gallery on the Green

5 Canton Green Rd., Canton, CT 06019 – Upstairs gallery
Gallery hours: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 1-5 pm

Canton Exhibit

27 artists from every state in New England come together to display works that feature hand lettering. This exciting and engaging exhibit will showcase the current, the elastic, the outrageous, the contemporary, the meticulous, the elegant and the traditional beauty of the alphabet and writing. A variety of media, from works on paper to stone carving will be presented.

A Closing Reception will be held on Sunday, May 21 from 1-4 pm with two gallery talks.
"Staining the Wind” - painter Judith Barbour Osborne talks objectively and poetically about capturing understanding in her calligraphic works.
"Humans Have Always Been Monkeys" - stone carver Adam Paul Heller's brief reflections on marks & meaning making.

36th International Calligraphy Conference for 2017
Ogden, Utah
June 24 - July 1, 2017