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Art Nouveau Lettering Demonstration with Nick Picard

Sat, January 13, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Sat, January 13, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

January 9, 2018– Please note: The 12:00 PM demonstration is now full and no further registration will be taken. Thank you for your interest! Note: there is still room in the 2:30 PM demonstration.

In this demonstration, Nick will be showing design techniques for composing letters in the Art Nouveau style.

He will discuss the history of typography as it pertains to this style, and visually demonstrate what various historical styles of typography looked like. Join Nick on a tour of past typography that shows how titles for advertisements looked in the early 1900’s in France and Vienna, the height of Art Nouveau.

Attendees can expect to learn lots about historical design and typography, and how to achieve beautiful sweeping letters that are inspired by nature.

Space is limited and registration is required.
Please visit Opus Victoria or contact them at 250‑386‑8133 or toll free 1‑800‑524‑6555 to register.

Nick threw himself into typography five years ago, making signs for local businesses. He has since made several logos and has nearly completed a digital font. He also paints in oils.

His portfolio is at www.nickpicard.com and you can follow his current works on Instagram @nick.picard.

Art Nouveau Lettering Demonstration
Art Nouveau Lettering Demonstration
Art Nouveau Lettering Demonstration