Society for Calligraphy, Southern California

Society for Calligraphy

The Society for Calligraphy, Southern California, is a non-profit educational organization which promotes the study, teaching and practice of calligraphy and related disciplines. It also encourages the exchange of ideas through speakers, program meetings, workshops, its journal and bulletin, the annual retreat and regional groups.

If you wish to join the Society, click here.

Letters California Style 2019

The Letters CA Style conference is located at the Kellogg West Conference Center, Feb 15-18, 2019, on the campus of Cal Poly Pomona.

Download the Brochure (PDF download)

Mini Classes for 2019 are now open for registration.

Please download the 3 forms: instructions, class list and registration forms. Please read the instructions before you mail your form, with your check payable to SfC.

Contact Karin Gable with any questions: bulletin@societyforcalligraphy.org

SfC spring Retreat 2019

44th annual retreat, at Westmont College in Santa Barbara

May 23-28, 2019

Download the Flyer (PDF download)

2019 Graceful Envelope Contest Call for Entries

This year's theme: Put Your Stamp On It

Deadline is March 25, 2019

This year's theme celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Graceful Envelope Contest and the 125th anniversary of US commemorative stamps. Your challenge is to create an envelope that commemorates anything of your choosing. To Put Your Stamp On it, make sure your submission reflects the use of calligraphy and imaginative use of color and design that have been the hallmarks of the contest. And—of course—incorporate postage stamp(s) into your creation.

Learn more and view past winning Graceful Envelopes at: http://www.calligraphersguild.org/envelope.html

Need some calligraphy?

Check out our list of Freelance Calligraphers in Southern California.

Questions about copyrights?

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