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    10 Facts About Letter Create Studio

     We do private parties at the studio, at your home or at a local venue.  Just email us for details:  lettercreatestudio @ gmail .com We have our studio downtown Appleton at the Edison Center right by Pullmans We provide calligraphy services, which include calligraphy for wedding invitations, thank you and other stationery items. We LOVE bullet journaling!  We sometimes have bullet journaling workshops. We do 2 retreats each year – a spring art retreat that focuses on art and relaxation and a fall retreat focusing on crafts and they are both hosted at Palmquist Farm We teach calligraphy workshops using a completely different model than what you would find elsewhere.…

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    Valentines Gift Ideas For 2020

    Here is a clever list of Gift Ideas for this year’s Valentine’s Day!  Classes at Letter Create Studio  Something handmade from Etsy Dinner at your favorite restaurant Something warm and cozy from a local knitting store!  Most knitting stores often have finished projects for sale!  My favorite one is called Casting On A Wine Tasting Experience  from a local wine shop like Mondo Wine Bar and Retail Tea for Two at Fika Tea Coffee For Two at Copper Rock A weekend vacation to Palmquist Farm A gardening workshop at your local nursery or even Home Depot! Books from your favorite bookstore Do you have more ideas for us?  Do you…

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    Letter Create Studio Workshop Giveaway

    This year instead of giving away a bunch of gift cards we are giving away 6-month package of workshops! The winner will get to take 6 different classes over the course of the next six months. Runner up prizes will be gift cards to our workshops! a Rafflecopter giveaway

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    Step 1 Basic Calligraphy Course – Now Online

      I just completed the editing and filming of the online version of our Step 1: Basic Hand Lettering Class – Preparation for Calligraphy, Brush Lettering, and Art Lettering. We will launch this class in December to a limited amount of people as our Pilot Group.  We will only be releasing this class 4 times a year.  If you would like to be first on the list to get the invitaton you can sign up below!

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    What are the essentials for Brush Lettering?

    Brush Lettering Essentials What do you need to start Brush Lettering on your own without a class? First, you need a workbook to teach you letter formation – you can get ours here on Teachers Pay Teachers Next, you need paper to copy or print the workbook – my favorite one is the HP 32 Bright paper.  It is the best for any type of lettering practice or final piece!  You can get it here on Amazon for only $14.44 for a 500 Sheet Ream that lasts, what seems forever! Then you need to pick which Brush Pens you want. I avoid the Crayola brand ones and the Target store…

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    Fall Into Christmas At Palmquist Farm

    This is one retreat you do not want to miss.  This year we will be doing completely new and different projects from the prior year retreats! Who couldn’t use a little R&R before the holidays hit? We can! That’s why we are having our Fall into Christmas creative retreat at Palmquist Farm in Brantwood, Wisconsin. All the projects we have planned will be holiday themed. Want to get a jump on your holiday home decor? We got you covered with classes on porch signs, wreath making, and more! Going to finally follow through on that pledge to make home-made gifts? This retreat is the perfect place to get started on…

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    Flourish and Bloom Art Getaway at Palmquist Farm

    Flourish and Bloom is the one personal growth and creative retreat that you do not want to miss. We will be focusing on the art form of calligraphy in an intensive, day long series of classes, followed by a day of intensive series focusing on watercolor painting. We will also have opportunities of pampering and reconnecting with your creative self. There will be a masseuse, full access to the Finnish sauna on premise, and other opportunities to allow yourself a weekend of relaxation, rest and focus on what matters most. Retreat will be Memorial Day Weekend (3 nights) at Palmquist Farm in Brantwood, WI. Friday, May 24th – Monday, May…

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