Tbilisi calligraphy
breakfasts (basic level)
Every Saturday from 11.00 till 13.30
at Ziferblat Tbilisi
letters laboratory
course audience
Calligraphy breakfasts are a perfectly fit for beginners. If you are interested in Georgian script, curious to have a closer look at letters, their history and wish to develop a new skill of creating the calligraphic compositions with a pointed nib pen — then come and join us!
what's expected
The program includes 5 lessons, 2.5 hours each. This time we will learn basics of Georgian Penmanship, familiarize with Mtavruli and Nusxuri Georgian writing styles, learn flourishes and basics of miniature. We'll learn the structure of Georgian letters, develop the skill of writing in different styles, creating compositions based on Georgian script.

Otar mtchedlishvili
Course courator
Calligrapher, architector, member of Art and Science Academy.
Gives workshops and practical exercises for bookbinding art and calligraphy-miniature. Founder of Illumination, Calligraphy and Bookbinding school in Tbilisi. Teacher of master-class for Georgian Calligraphy and Manuscripts (Controforma Tbilisi Campus, Summer 2017).
2nd of february
Pointed nib, graphite and charcoal pencil exercising (templates and worksheets for practicing pen movements, lines, semicircles, etc.)
9th of february
Alphabet writing practice (Mtavruli capital letters only)
(worksheets with drills on individual letters writing with stroke directions and a short text excercise)
16th of february
Alphabet writing practice (lowercase Nuskhuri letters)
(worksheets with drills on individual letters writing with stroke directions and a short text excercise)
23rd of february
Graphic decoration with the use of nibs, charcoal and graphite pencils (worksheets and photos for inspiration reference)
2nd of march
Final graphic and textual composition (stroke paths templates)
Only till January 23rd:
FUlL COURSE — 180 gel (4 500 rub) 150 gel (3 750 rub)
ONE LESSON — 40 GEL (1 000 RUB) 35 gel (875 rub)
Don't be confused paying in rubles. The payment will be automatically converted into lari.
Lessons are conducted in Tbilisi on Saturdays from 11.00 to 13.30
The course begins on the 2nd of February and will be conducted in English. If necessary, it can be translated into Georgian or Russian.
Calligraphy tools and materials are included in the course price, same as coffee, tea and cookies.

Maximum course group is 14 people.

The course includes 5 lessons. In case of inability to attend all lessons, you can pass the course subscription to your friends. We provide all the necessary documents if the course is paid by your employer. You can also purchase the course as a present.

Feel free to contact Anna with all your questions +995 599 46 49 84 or drop a line to tbilisi@controforma.school

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VENUE: «Ziferblat Tbilisi»
47 Tamar Chovelidze str.