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Thursday, February 24 • 9:00am - 12:00pm
Sharpie Alphabet Lettering

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Inspire your students to create handmade letters! Learn the techniques to create a whimsical sharpie alphabet using three different sizes of black sharpie markers. In this class you will learn how to master variations on an alphabet using sharpie markers as well as some simple watercolor painting techniques great for use on cards. The sharpie marker is a very versatile tool that can be used to create a variety of lettering for classroom projects. In this class you will complete 3 unique greeting cards.
If you would like to get a package sent to you with all the supplies do pay $25 and contact Sally at the following email: sallytowerssybblis@icloud.com with your address before FEB 7. First come/First Serve
Here are the supplies you need to get
1- white gel pen I recommend Sakura#10, Uniball Signo Pen or White Posca Pen size .07mm. These pens are available at Michaels.
1 - black chisel tip sharpie
1 - black fine point sharpie
1 - black ultra fine point sharpie
1- 12” strip of green painters tape
Paint palette or paper plate
Water container
½” flat brush
A round brush (any of sizes 4-12 will work)
3 - 8.5x11” sheets of black cardstock
2 - 5x7” pieces of Canson or Strathmore 140lb. Watercolor paper
1 - 4x5” piece of Canson or Strathmore 140lb. Watercolor paper
5 sheets of regular printer paper
Watercolor paints - yellow or gold , phthalo blue, rose or pink
Glue stick OR double sided tape

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Sally Towers-Sybblis

Sally Towers-Sybblis is a full time mixed media artist from Red Deer, Alberta. Her whimsical style of art often incorporates a combination of lettering, watercolor, acrylics or book making. Her work has been featured in various publications including “The Lettering Arts Review... Read More →

Thursday February 24, 2022 9:00am - 12:00pm MST