37174 State Hwy VV
Conception, MO 64433
Calligraphy Retreat: Bible Scripts Gothic Quadrata
Retreatants study Gothic Quadrata, one of the hands used in the writing of bibles from the 12th to 17th centuries. Demonstration of historical tools, materials and the creation of illuminated letters. Participants are supplied with paper, brushes, gold leaf and paint. Participants bring their ink, dip pen (Speedball C-2) and layout paper. Limited to 12 persons. Materials fee $15. Prerequisite: “Lettering the Word” retreat and “Bible Scripts Preparatory Retreat.” Begins at 7:45 p.m. on Monday through lunch on Saturday. $50 deposit required, not refundable after April 29. Fees for accommodations and meals: $350 for single accommodations, $300 per person for double accommodations. For reservations contact the Abbey Guest Center: phone (660) 944-2809 or email email@example.com.