Letters of Joy conference to be held at EdCCKeynote speaker will be internationally known calligrapher and artist Yves Leterme
Write On Calligraphers, based in Edmonds, will sponsor the 31st Annual Letters Of Joy Conference May 3-4 at Edmonds Community College.
This event is open to the public; registration and detail information can be found on the WOC website: www.writeoncalligraphers.homestead. Com.
Keynote speaker will be internationally known calligrapher and artist Yves Leterme from Belgium. Leterme is noted for his distinctive free gestural lettering and experimental art.
He has been a professional calligrapher since 2000 and is author of Thoughtul Getures: The Calligraphic Art of Yves Leterme. His work can been seen in many collections around the world.
Leterme will present an evening lecture to launch the conference on May 3 at 7 p.m. at WoodWay Hall on the Edmonds CC campus.
He will teach a series of classes during the conference and an intensive workshop May 5-6. Letters of Joy includes classes on calligraphy, bookarts, drawing, etc.
The vendors and calligraphic exhibit are open and free to the public on Saturday May 4 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Registration for conference classes is available on the WOC website.