Correspondence Course

Foundational, Pen Roman, Italic Handwriting, Traditional and Modern Versals.


Freehandwriting, Le Penne in Pugno, Aspiring Calligrapher.


Study with Monica

Calendar 2016


Arezzo Pubblic Library

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Articalligrafiche Association

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Scrittura Corsiva

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news 2016

KARATSU Japan "Wabi Sabi Moe" 2016

Monica Dengo and Satsuki Hatsushima are organizing a week long calligraphic event in Karatsu, Kyushu Island, located near Fukuoka, in the South of Japan. The workshop will be an immersion into Japanese calligraphic and design culture.
Karatsu, Japan. May 29 June 6, 2016
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TURIN Italy, Sign and Space 2016

This course, aimed at opening an exchange with Eastern calligraphy, the Sho-Do, offers elements that can establish connections between two extremely different calligraphic cultures. With Me and Norio Nagaiama.
An exhibition of Monica Dengo and Norio Nagayama’s works will be held at the Museum of Oriental Art in Torino, during the Calligraphy workshop.
September 4th to 11th, 2016.
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AREZZO ITALY, Books by Hand 2016

This is an international calligraphy and bookbinding workshop which offers to study directly from the historical manuscripts and to explore contemporary calligraphy and bookbinding. October 29 - November 5, 2016
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