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Learn to Letter: A Beginner Brush-Lettering Workshop

Date September 21  

Time 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Hosted by West Coast Gardens

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Get all the tips, tricks and tools to create beautiful print & script brush letters in this 3 hour workshop with Alissa of ‘Feist & Flourish Modern Calligraphy’.

I’m smitten with Brush-Lettering and I want you to be, too!  My Learn to Letter workshops are a fun and relaxed way to begin your lettering journey and continue it with confidence.

What you’ll get:

  • 3 different Brush Pens
  • An 11-page booklet with a supply list, practice drills, and exemplars for Print and Script Alphabets in both upper and lower case
  • Specialized papers to get you started on your lettering journey
  • Republica coffee provided by West Coast Gardens

What we’ll cover:

  • An intro to Brush-Lettering, including the differences between Calligraphy, Modern Calligraphy & Brush-Lettering
  • All of the tools of trade, including my favourite brush pens and papers, in a handy supply list
  • Tips and tricks for holding the brush pen, making marks and forming the foundational shapes of letters
  • Extensive instruction on forming letters
  • A Print Alphabet, with lower and uppercase letters
  • A Script Alphabet, with lower and uppercase letters
  • Tricks for joining letters, writing words, phrases, sentences and longer passages of text
  • An intro to composition of finished pieces

About Alissa:

As the creative behind Feist & Flourish Modern Calligraphy and the author of ‘Fearless Flourishing’, Alissa is smitten with Brush-Lettering and delights in introducing others to her craft.  With 11 years teaching experience as a professional Educator, these workshops combine her love of teaching with her love of Modern Calligraphy, and are the highlight of her creative business.

To see more of her work, follow along on Instagram (www.instagram.com/feistandflourish)  or Facebook (www.facebook.com/feistandflourish).


Refund policy: Due to the nature of the services provided, no refunds will be given.  Tickets are transferable and it is suggested you find someone to take your place, if needed. If you need to transfer your tickets to another individual, please email Alissa as soon as possible:[email protected]


West Coast Gardens

1420 172 Street
Surrey, British Columbia V3S 9M6 Canada


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