CREATIVE MARK MAKING ON THE FARM with LEESETTE TURNER at OZCF
Courses in 2019 take place on the following Saturdays:
Select the proper date you prefer from the drop-down when purchasing your tickets.
TIME: 09h00 – 13h00
NB: Regret, no refunds or date changes
In this workshop we will explore marks using found objects in nature and drawing our inspiration from the nature around us.
We will explore written patterns and the endless design possibilities of hidden semantics, or simply put – mark making. This is a great way to start calligraphy, break your creative block or simply enjoy inks and paper!
Workshop is suitable for all levels. Age 12 upwards. NO experience necessary and you will not be required to “perform”! Everyone who enjoys being creative will find this course meaningful and valuable. No experience necessary. The course should interest crafters, artists, students, textile designers, potters, lettering artists and anyone creatively curious.
You will come away with personal marks, less fear of the blank page as well as an introduction to mark making.
Quality papers and inks will be available for purchase (cash, SnapScan or credit card), or bring your own.
ABOUT LEESETTE TURNER
Leesette Turner is a contemporary text artist based in Cape Town. Leesette has practiced calligraphy for 20 years, studying Western, Eastern and African scripts. Her special interests include quality of line, text as image, mark marking and their role in text art. Leesette has studied with many international calligraphers both locally and abroad. She has exhibited locally and internationally and her works are in both public and private collections.
For more information, on Leesette:
facebook: @capetowncalligraphy/ Leesette Turner Calligraphy