Ash Bush Workshops
 

Join us for a fun, creative day of lettering! If you're like me and find peace in a day filled with paint, color, learning and inspiration, then you'll be right at home in these workshops. In one of my favorite local spots, we'll learn the basics of calligraphy, brush lettering and watercolor! Check out the hashtag: #ashbushworkshops over in Instagram to get a taste!

Intro To Calligraphy

This is a 3 hour class where we'll go over the basics - how to hold the pen, how to properly prep a nib, loading ink, pen pressure, strokes, different styles and the alphabet. Every student receives a custom marbled carrot pen at their station!

Each station includes:

  • An Ash Bush marbled carrot holder in straight or oblique and your choice of colors
  • A box with your name lettered on it (for your pen)
  • Nib
  • Ink
  • Practice Pad
  • Sample alphabets
  • Nifty gifties :)

How much:
$200 per person, includes supplies and light snacks

When:
June 24, 2016

Where:
My Social Heirloom, Montclair, NJ

Limited spots available!

Ash Bush Workshops
Ash Bush Workshops
Ash Bush Intro to Brush-Lettering Workshop

Intro to Brush-lettering

This 3 hour class will introduce you to the wonderful world of brush-lettering! My favorite! We'll go over the basic strokes, pressure and different brush stiffness. We'll try out lots of different brushes and pens, and try lettering on different mediums: watercolor paper, envelopes, boxes and regular paper. During this class we'll also practice styling photos of our work.

Each station includes:

  • A set of my favorite markers and brushes
  • Paint
  • Ink
  • Palette
  • Guide worksheets and sample alphabets
  • Paper, envelopes and boxes
  • Nifty gifties :)

Dates & details coming soon!

Ash Bush Workshops

Watercolor Basics

Another 3 hour class to get you started on your watercolor journey! We'll walk through the basics of consistency, materials, understanding light and dark, and blending. We'll also touch on layout, composition and sketching. We'll start by sketching out some different floral arrangements, and then learning to paint them in abstract and more literal ways. During this class we'll also practice styling photos of our work.

Each station includes:

  • Watercolor paints
  • Paintbrushes
  • Paper
  • Pencils
  • Pens
  • Palette
  • Nifty gifties :)

Dates & details coming soon!

 

 

Ash Bush Workshops
Ash Bush Workshops
Ash Bush Workshops
 

What people are saying...

"Thank you again for such a phenomenal class, you are a total gem and the creative ladies I met have been a huge inspiration to me. I cannot wait to get moving on my design and calligraphy goals!! [It] was so much fun and laughter and you provided so much more information that I had even thought to ask."
- Ashley Swann
"Your class was awesome!  I learned so many little things that are rocking my world. Being in the beauty of the setting that you chose and created was really amazing for me. It was such an amazing experience. And because of the custom made pen-holder, my every day will be a happy place."
- Vicki Hanson-Burkhart