Memphis Calligraphy Guildsince 1987

since 1987

Meetings

(displayed with most current first)

September Guild Meeting

When: September 11, 2017
Where: Church of the Holy Communion
4645 Walnut Grove Rd
Memphis, TN 38117
Time: 6:30 p.m.

IAMPETH Calligraphy Convention Report

A Report/Demo from IAMPETH by Maggie Naylor & Friends

Location: Church of the Holy Communion, 4645 Walnut Grove Rd, Memphis, TN 38117

August Guild Meeting

When: August 7, 2017
Where: Church of the Holy Communion
4645 Walnut Grove Rd
Memphis, TN 38117
Time: 6:30 p.m.

Let's Make a Book!

Presented by a Beth Mitchell

Location: Church of the Holy Communion, 4645 Walnut Grove Rd, Memphis, TN 38117

Join us as we make a small accordion fold book with hard cover. It makes a perfect gift, personal keepsake or mini-album.

Things to bring:

  • scissors
  • decorative papers (2 pieces approx. 3"x4" in size). If you have extra on hand, bring a few pieces to share.


Optional: 

  • bone folder
  • scraps of calligraphy  
  • small photos 2" square
  • rubber stamps
  • ink pads


All other supplies will be provided.

Have samples of small handmade books? 

Bring them for show and tell.

July Guild Meeting

When: July 10, 2017
Where: Rhodes College, Barret Library, Rhodes Archives & Special Collections
2000 North Pkwy,
Memphis, TN 38112
Time: 6:15 p.m.

FIELD TRIP: Rhodes College Library — Special Manuscripts

Guest Presenter — Bill Short

This is a Rare Opportunity for the Memphis Calligraphy Guild...

...a private tour of the Rhodes College Archives & Special Collections led by Bill Short, Associate Director, Barret Library.

Meet at Rhodes College, Barret Library, Rhodes Archives & Special Collections (not at our regular meeting place). We will meet as a group e few minutes early at 6:15 p.m. just inside the Library’s main entrance. 

Location: 2000 North Pkwy, Memphis, TN 38112

Directions:  Enter through the gate off of University Street (the west boundary of the campus) at the Bailey Lane Entrance. Announce that you are with the Memphis Calligraphy Guild tour with Bill Short at the Barret Library. The guard will direct you to convenient parking.

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