Intro to Calligraphy

A highly popular library program. This is a hands-on introduction to broad edge calligraphy. Choice of blackletter or uncial for lettering style.

Painted Versal

Has been done as an art bar event or library program or fun evening with friends. Two hours allows more time for creating the letter. 

Handwriting Fun

A playful approach to lettering that is perfect for cards, journals, drawings. Participants are taken through a series of steps to encourage experimentation with letters and colors.

Doodle Art

Calligraphers use patterns a great deal in the art of illumination. In the doodle programs, we focus on patterns and create an artwork full of texture. Can be adapted to fit a theme.


There is a hunger for beautiful letters. And yes, even among children. There is great satisfaction in being able to write in cursive and this program provides inspiration and instruction on how to letter in cursive. 

Art of the Book

A combination of presentation and hands-on activity, Debby will share numerous book projects she has made over her career and then lead particpants in making their own folded book.