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Society of Scribes
Founded in 1974, we are a non-profit educational organization that promotes the study, teaching and practice of calligraphy and related disciplines.
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Society of Scribes Aug 10
Huy Hoang Dao will be in NYC Saturday 8/11 - come to a Pen Meet @ SVA Annex, 214 E. 21st St, Rm 701A from 4:30-5:30. He'll have a selection of handmade pens for sale. All are welcome, pls RSVP so we don't miss you.
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Society of Scribes Jul 16
Learn Arabic calligraphy from one of the best! Intro to Thuluth w/ Elinor Holland on August 4/5.
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Society of Scribes Jul 11
Kathy Milici is back with 2 Modern Storybook Script workshops on 7/22 & 7/29. This is the hand on which her popular Gratitude font is based -- don't miss it!
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Society of Scribes Jun 28
Christopher Calderhead is doing a residency (The Observatory) on Governor's Island through July 9. More info here: or see photos on his tumbler:
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Society of Scribes Jun 27
Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to learn about working with color from Cynthia Dantzic, a former student of Josef Albers. This Saturday June 30th 10-4pm Join us for a colorful weekend! 
(photo by Susan Story)
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Typographics Jun 13
The building is ready to welcome our guests. Can’t miss it! See you soon!
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Typographics Jun 2
We've added a new tour, co-presented with @societyofscribes for June 17 w/Christopher Calderhead "Beyond Trajan: Greek and Roman Inscriptions at the "
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Society of Scribes Jun 1
No weekend plans yet? There’s still some seats left in Marcy Robinson’s “Gothicized Italic” workshop tomorrow, Saturday June 2nd. One day from 10 to 5, only $80!  5/5 calligraphers agree there’s no better way to ride out the cloudy, muggy weather than making beautiful letters 🤓
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Society of Scribes Jun 1
Ten Years of Letter Arts Review w/ Christopher Calderhead, June 11 @ 6:30pm Rose Auditorium.
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Society of Scribes Apr 25
If you're in Greenwich CT, Karen Gorst will be teaching Copperplate at Saint Clair Stationers weekly 6-8pm from 5/17-6/14. More info:
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Society of Scribes Apr 19
Calligraphic windows!! On Love: the Art of Lines, Shapes, Symbols @BrookfieldPLNY Watch as artists paint & create in the next 2 weeks; windows will be up thru 4/29. More info here:
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Society of Scribes Mar 28
Replying to @UKzareen
Hi, it's $80 for members and $100 for non-members :) More info here:
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Society of Scribes Mar 28
Another fun workshop: The Art of Celtic Knots with debradick on Sun, 4/15. More info and…
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Society of Scribes Mar 28
Great for beginners! Intro to Uncial with debradick on Sat, 4/14. More info & registration on…
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Society of Scribes Mar 28
Our members may be interested in 's Paper Marbling Workshop (Suminagashi & Turkish Techniques) with Chris Christman on Saturday, 4/14. More info here:
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KABK Type & Media Mar 21
It’s here! All graduation projects from last year’s students are finally online.
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Jesse Ragan Mar 19
Reminder: and I are speaking at next Tuesday 3/27, about two upcoming releases. Hope to see you there!
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SOTA Mar 19
Call for entries: The 2018 SOTA Catalyst Award recognizes young, type-focused designers and their achievements.
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Society of Scribes Mar 12
Here’s the beautiful work that one of our students o_a_kane did during Anna Pinto’s “Developing…
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Society of Scribes Mar 9
Annual General Meeting (w/ Paul Shaw on W.A. Dwiggins) and Members' Show 5:30 tonight 3/9 , 15 Gramercy Park South. Paul's talk begins 6:00. More info:
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