the Washington Calligraphers Guild!
in the Washington Calligraphers Guild is open to anyone regardless
of geographic location and calligraphic abilitywe offer a
special welcome to beginners.
includes: a subscription to the Washington Calligraphers Guild
Bulletin newsletter; the Guild's biannual journal Scripsit (you receive the most recent issue with your membership packet); the annual Workshop
Bulletin with discounted workshop
fees; a copy of the Guild Directory of members;
e-mail alerts if desired; access to our extensive Library; and a free listing on our freelancers
page if desired.
You may join at any time of the year and will receive
the most recent issues of our publications plus other useful information.
We are not able to process your membership application online.
Please print and complete the following application and mail it
with your check (payable to WCG) to:
Washington Calligraphers Guild
P.O. Box 3688
Merrifield, VA 22116-3688
(cell) _____________________________ (fax) ________________________________
Please DO/DO NOT publish my name in the Guild Directory. (You may specify that specific information be omitted from your listing.)
Note: We do not sell or lend our membership list. Only WCG members receive the Directory.
of yearly membershipplease mark one and make check out accordingly:
__ Regular U.S. Member $35
__ Canada/Mexico $40
__ Foreign/Air Mail $45
(The categories below receive the same benefits as Regular members, but WCG appreciates the additional support!)
__ Patron Member $100
__ Sustaining Member $150
Our committees need your help!
Please indicate if you can volunteer:
___ Fund raising (Calligrafest fair)
___ Hospitality (refreshments at meetings)
___ Library (inventory the collections)
___ Newsletter (writing and laying out)
___ Programs (arranging meeting topics)
___ Sales (of Guild merchandise)
___ Workshops: arranging instructors, venues
___ Workshops: arranging for airport pick-ups and housing of visiting instructors
you have special skills or talents
you're willing to share?
___ Contacts in the arts community
___ Demonstrating calligraphy in public
___ Demonstrating related art techniques
___ Event planning
___ Financial expertise
___ Graphic design and desktop publishing
___ Legal expertise
___ Magazine writing, design or production
___ Membership outreach
___ Online social networking
___ Teaching calligraphy in schools
___ Teaching adult calligraphy classes
___ Other: _______________________________________________________________
on this page by (from top): Karen Ackoff, Mary Lou O'Brian, Ivan Angelic and Andrea Hoffmann, and Debra Brown.
Washington Calligraphers Guild home page ~
the Guild ~
~ Meetings, Classes & Workshops ~
Scripsit, the WCG journal ~
~ Exhibits & Special
Freelance calligraphers in the DC area ~
~ Links to related websites ~
fund to further calligraphy education ~