Calligraphy: The Italic Hand
Materials fee: $32
This covers the cost of pre-purchased materials by your instructor (non-waterproof black ink like Higgin's Eternal or Pelikan 4001, a pad of good quality 14 x 17 inch layout bond like Borden and Riley #37 or Bienfang, Brause nibs 4mm, 3mm, 2.5 mm, 2 mm, and optionally smaller nibs). Please bring cash or check payable to the instructor to your FIRST CLASS SESSION.
*This fee does not cover the cost of materials listed below.
Required materials for the FIRST class:
18” inch metal T-square
12 inch metal ruler or longer
two 2H pencils
soft cotton rag
white nylon eraser
a smallish portfolio case to carry materials (make sure it will fit your t-square and a 14" x 17" pad of paper)
Suggested Art Supply Stores:
New York Central Art Supply—3rd Ave. between 10th and 11th Streets
Utrecht—111 East 4th Ave. between 11th and 12th Streets
Pearl Paint—308 Canal Street
For Mail order:
Paper and Ink Arts
240 Great Circle Road, Suite 328
Nashville, TN 37228
*** Some of these stores will give you a student discount if you present your Cooper Union Continuing Education registration receipt.