CONFERENCES & WORKSHOPS
International Calligraphy Conferences:
2015: The Passionate Pen, the 34th International Calligraphy Conference, will be held at Sonoma State University in Rohnert Park, California, July 25-Aug. 1, 2015.
2014: Legacies, the 33rd International Calligraphy Conference, will be held July 19-26, 2014 at the Renaissance Hotel & Eiseman Performing Arts Center in Dallas, TX.
2013: The Summit at Colorado Springs, the 32nd International Calligraphy Conference, will be held July 21-28, 2013 at
Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO, sponsored by Summit Scribes.
2013: The 64th Annual
July 8-13, 2013,
Albuquerque, New Mexico
2012: IAMPETH Convention in Milwaukee for pointed pen
2012: Calligraphy Northwest International Calligraphy Conference in Portland, Oregon
List of past International Calligraphy Conferences
Photos from Letterforum, the 2006 Conference hosted by the Washington Calligraphers Guild
Washington Calligraphers Guild workshops are generally held on weekends in the spring and fall.
Cheerio Calligraphy Retreats are week-long calligraphy workshops in the Blue Ridge mountains of North Carolina.
New York City Society of Scribes workshops
Philadelphia Calligraphers' Society workshops
Southern California's Society for Calligraphy workshops
Chicago Calligraphy Collection workshops
Paper & Ink Arts
Ships art supplies, fine papers, books and gift items to amateur and professional
lettering artists around the globe.
In addition to his enormous selection of calligraphy books, John
Neal supplies calligraphers with tools and fine papers. Publishes Letter
Arts Review magazine and Bound
& Lettered, with practical information on bookbinding
hand-lettered by Donald Jackson and associates,
commissioned by Saint John's University
>> View the St. John's Bible by "turning the pages" online <<
The Digital Scriptorium is an image database of some 25,000 medieval and renaissance manuscripts in the 30 collections in the United States.
The Digital Resource and Database for Palaeography, Manuscript Studies and Diplomatic combines digital catalogues, descriptions of handwriting and images of documents.
The British Library's Illuminated Manuscripts website and The British Library’s Digitised Manuscripts website provide descriptions and images of medieval and Renaissance manuscripts in the British Library.
Six-part BBC video series on illuminated manuscripsits created for the British monarchy.
Digital images from The Walters Art Museum in Baltimore, Maryland.
Bestiary: the story behind a medieval manuscript
Early Manuscripts at Oxford University
The Chester Beatty Library in Dublin offers images of its collection of Western, Islamic and East Asian manuscripts.
Digital Abbey Library of St. Gallen
High-res images of the finest illuminated codices
Irish Script on Screen: digital images of Irish manuscripts
Margaret Shepherd's daily blog feature, Calligraphy Every Day
Mail Art Across the World
Free project solicits and displays international mail art
Washington DC Collectible Fountain Pen SUPERSHOW
Hand Papermaking, Inc:
dedicated to advancing the art of hand papermaking