Brush Calligraphy Basics (In Person)

Danielle Rothman
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Taught by Danielle Rothman

Danielle Rothman is a Modern Calligraphy Artist who builds community through art and workshops. Danielle has a passion for teaching and has helped almost 2,000 students get started with calligraphy and watercolors at her workshops and private events in New York City. Her business Rothbyrns Creative specializes in personalization and thoughtful gifts, creating inspiring one-of-a-kind journals, prints, and calligraphy designs for any occasion. Recent collaborations include workshops at the Guggenheim and Cooper Hewitt Design Museums, SoFi, Etsy HQ, Foursquare, Health Magazine and Brooklyn Brainery,  as well as pop up shops at Artists & Fleas Chelsea Market, One King's Lane, West Elm, and Pottery Barn. See all of her upcoming live online classes on her website at and follow along with her on Instagram at!

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Learn the basics of Brush Calligraphy! Modern Calligrapher Danielle Rothman will start by teaching you the basic strokes, then how to form letters, and finally how to use pressure and faux calligraphy techniques to make the hallmark thicks and thins that make modern calligraphy so much fun. 

In this workshop, you will:

  • Be introduced to modern calligraphy

  • Practice the 8 basic strokes that make up all letters

  • Learn a modern calligraphy alphabet using faux and brush calligraphy

  • Receive personalized feedback on your lettering during the workshop

  • Have the opportunity to ask all of your burning questions about modern calligraphy!


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