Hayes Collection at CU Library

Guild members were treated to a private viewing of selections from the James Hayes collection housed in the Rare Books Room, Norlin Library, University of Colorado, Boulder.  Mr. Hayes retired to Colorado after a long career as a calligrapher in Chicago.  He was instrumental in the formation and nurture of the Colorado Calligraphers' Guild.  With […]

Bold & Blended Workshop Photos

Colorado calligraphers learned to create chunky Roman caps with Belgian Bister Inks in a workshop with Amity Parks, November 16 - 17, 2019.

Tiny Books & Boxes Review

The weather on Saturday, September 11 was sunny and perfect (except for the heavy traffic caused by the CU/Texas A&M game) for our first in-person program since the world shut down. We met at Margaret Stookesberry’s, outside on the patio.  You probably already know that Margaret is the Master of Folded-Paper Projects. This one was […]

CCG Newsletter Deadline – September 27, 2023

Greetings, Calligraphers, one and all! Your Guild officers are in process of putting together our Autumn Newsletter, and we need your help to inspire each other and fill the pages! Please consider submitting a short, medium, or tome-length article on any of the following topics—or one that you’re excited about.  Please submit using “Word” (or […]

Introduction to Calligraphy Series – Member Taught

The Museum of Boulder 2205 Broadway, Boulder, CO, United States

Introduction to Calligraphy: 6 classes will be provided each class has a different theme 1. Simple Greeting Card/ Holiday Card: 10/21 2. Holiday Gift Tags: 11/18 3. Modern Calligraphy: 12/30 4. Coffee Calligraphy (Homemade ink using instant coffee granules): 1/6 5. Calligraphy on Glass with Paint Pens (Personalize a glass or mug): 2/10 6. Watercolor Calligraphy: […]

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