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September 2020

Hermann Kilian with Gemma Black

September 19 @ 9:30 am - September 20 @ 4:30 pm
Ailsa Fergusson’s place Tasmania Australia + Google Map

Herman Kilian (1929 – 2004) was a German calligrapher, type designer and book designer who worked as a graphic artist in a large German graphic design company. His work epitomised the simplicity of classical forms with each form having a tension and character of it’s own. Kilian took pains to create each letter slowly and perfectly working with the tools of his trade, the ruling pen and the simple broad-edge. His work remains in the Schreibwerkstaat Klingspor in Offenbach am…

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October 2020

Exhibition – Precious Little

October 1 @ 6:00 pm - October 30 @ 5:00 pm
Stable Gallery, Cooleys, 45 Main Road Moonah, Tas, 7009 Australia + Google Map
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Neuland Script with Christine Farmer

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Ailsa Fergusson’s place Tasmania Australia + Google Map

 Neuland was a typeface designed and cut by Rudolf Koch, calligrapher, typographer and illustrator, in 1923. In writing this as a script the pen angle must be continually adjusted to produce the simple solid letters. It lends itself to short, close-packed texts, use of colour, and decoration of the letters. Historically, it has been considered a mix between Blackletter and a sans-serif font, showing the gradual modernisation of German graphic design techniques during the time of the Bauhaus movement between…

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November 2020

Akim Cursive

November 15 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Ailsa Fergusson’s place Tasmania Australia + Google Map

Script development with Christine Farmer

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Monthly Meeting

November 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ailsa Fergusson’s place Tasmania Australia + Google Map
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December 2020

Christmas Lunch

December 13 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Ailsa Fergusson’s place Tasmania Australia + Google Map
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April 2021

Exploding Box and Double Coptic Bound Book with Lyndall Mason

April 18, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Ailsa Fergusson’s place Tasmania Australia + Google Map

  Have some fun learning how to make a 3D box that 'explodes' out of the envelope. Then make a gorgeous double coptic bound book to round out the day. 

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