Calligraphy (or the art of "beautiful lettering") is as old as writing itself and closest living link to past cultures. Even as a beginner, you can learn to use and enjoy this artistic expression developing your own style through some basic techniques and practice. This 2 session introduction will provide information regarding pen types, styles of lettering, and practice with various pen possibilities (cartridge pens, dip pens, and felt tips). Any calligraphy pens you may have should be brought to this class. Otherwise, all materials will be available to use.
Dates: Tuesday Feb. 16th and Thursday, Feb. 18th.
Time: 2pm. - 3:30pm
Instructor: Cathy Breitholtz
Limit: 10 students. Sign up at the library. 715-686-7613
Artists of the Month
January 5, 2016 - February 29, 2016
The artwork on display in this show was mostly created in Mrs. Annmarie Jensen's art class at North Lakeland School.The school serves students 4K - 8th grade from the district's communities of Presque Isle, Winchester, Boulder Junction, Manitowish Waters, and a portion of Land o' Lakes.
All students attend art class each week and get to create with a variety of techniques and mediums.
The Artist reception on January 26, will be hosted in part by North Lakeland's chapter of the National Junior Honor Society. Join us from 4-6 p.m.
The library has 6 full size and 3 juvenile Buckstaff wooden chairs with padded seats for sale.
Also for sale are several tables identical to those in the new lower level meeting room.
Inquire at the checkout desk if you have an interest in these items.