Correspondence Course

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


Freehandwriting, Le Penne in Pugno, Aspiring Calligrapher.


Study with Monica

Calendar 2017


Arezzo Pubblic Library

bibliologo Arezzo Library is one of Tuscany’s major book collections.

Articalligrafiche Association

jardinlogoCentro Internazionale Arti Calligrafiche e del Libro, in Arezzo e Rome.

Scrittura Corsiva

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news 2017

VENICE Italy, The Art of Handwriting

The 8th calligraphy course, held at the Museo Correr and Historic Library of the Museo Correr, will be a double offering this year: every participant can choose to attend one or both workshops.

September 29th to October 8th, 2017.

For complete program visit: Museo Correr Web Page

VENICE Italy, East/West Calligraphy

It seems only fitting to hold a workshop to experience a fusion of these two calligraphic traditions in the city where Marco Polo ventured forth to explore the east. After a two-year hiatus, Monica and Kaz come together again to create this life-altering inspirational workshop.

November 5 - 12, 2017

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Fukuoka Japan "Wabi Sabi Moe"

Monica Dengo and Satsuki Hatsushima are organizing a week long calligraphic event in Fukuoka, in the South of Japan. The workshop will be an immersion into Japanese calligraphic and design culture.

May 12 - May 20, 2018

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