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hey there! I'm monica 

I pride myself on making amazing style and design accessible for everyone, regardless of location, budget, or ability! My design philosophy is rooted in authenticity + attainability - If I can do it, you can too! My work has been featured in countless publications, but I take the most pride in homeowners that have been personally inspired by my DIY ideas and have tried something in their own homes!

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Hey Friends! 2016 is going to be a CRAZY exciting and busy year for me.  I have so many amazing projects and collaborations in the works, I’ll share each one with you as I can!  But, here’s the thing… Recently one of my kids asked me what my hobbies were… I was kind of puzzled.  Almost all of my “hobbies” have become part of my job.  I think that’s the best thing ever, because it means I’m getting paid to do what I love, but it also kind of left me like Hmm….  S0, I decided that even though 2016 is going to be intense work-wise, I want to make time for a hobby.  I’m going to learn calligraphy– or at least try- and I thought it would be super fun to do it with a few online pals too!

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 My friend, and insanely talented artist, Kim just launched an online version of her crazy popular Modern Calligraphy Workshop.  She offers them in person in Indianapolis and they sell out like hot-cakes.  Kim is mad talented, but she’s also hysterical, a straight-shooter, and all-around cool chick that you’d want to be friends with.

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 Her video-based workshop comes with everything we need to become calligraphy masters! The workshop is self-paced and never expires, so we can keep honing our skills (I have a feeling it might take me a little while to get the hang of it) as long as it takes.  
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Today is small business Saturday, so use the code SHOPSMALL to get 15% off!  

I’m placing my order this afternoon and would love to know if you’re signing up too!  I seriously want to do this with some friends- I think it will be really fun to see how we all do!

I pulled some info from Kim’s website, so I’ll let her do the explaining now, but I’d love for you to join me on my new hobby journey in 2016!

-Mon

Order Workshop Now- CLICK HERE (or use the button below)

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ABOUT THE COURSE:

Love the art of calligraphy and want to learn it for yourself? Join Manayunk Calligraphy for a Modern Calligraphy Workshop for Beginners!

In this 2.5 hour workshop, you’ll learn the basics of modern pointed pen calligraphy, including how to:

  • Work and assemble your tools
  • Form basic strokes, from hairlines to loops and everything in between
  • Script a basic alphabet, including lowercase, uppercase, numbers and symbols
  • Tips and tricks from a professional calligrapher

This class is for beginners – no prior experience necessary! Supply kits are available for purchase, or you can purchase supplies from John Neal Bookseller, where recommended supplies for this course are listed.

ABOUT MANAYUNK CALLIGRAPHY

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course – you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like – across any and all devices you own.
What supplies do I need?

Great question! Here’s what you’ll need:

Required:

– Nikko G nib

– Straight pen holder

– Black ink

-Layout bond paper

Recommended:

– Brause Steno nib

You will receive all these supplies if you purchase the Workshop + Supply Kit. If you don’t purchase the Supply Kit, you can still pick up your supplies at John Neal Bookseller. SelectManayunk Calligraphy under Online Workshops for a full supply list.

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