Cocktails & Calligraphy: DIY Chalkboard Art at The Churchill
Oct
2
6:00 PM18:00

Cocktails & Calligraphy: DIY Chalkboard Art at The Churchill

from 40.00

Do you like to do arts and crafts while drinking booze and eating tacos? Girl, have I got the event for you! Join Kim Shrack of Hoopla! Letters at The Churchill in downtown Phoenix on Wednesday, October 2 from 6 to 8 p.m. to create your very own piece of seasonal chalkboard art… all while enjoying all tasty cocktails and cuisine from one of the many endlessly cool establishments that call The Churchill home. Sound good? Read on for details!

Date: Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Location: The Churchill, 901 N 1st St, Phoenix, AZ 85004
Time: 6 - 8 p.m.

In this class, you'll receive:

  • an option of two Halloween & Dia de Los Muertos-themed designs created by professional calligrapher Kimberly Shrack of Hoopla! Letters

  • white VersaChalk chalk to take home plus access to various colors

  • one 11 x 17 in chalkboard (want to bring your own? see details below for a discount)

  • two hours of instruction and fun at The Churchill, home to Pobrecito Cocktail Bar, Provecho, Freak Brothers Pizza and many more kickass purveyors of food and booze

Want to bring your own chalkboard?

  • If you have attended a previous class or already have an 11 x 17 inch chalkboard you would like to use, select the No Chalkboard option at checkout. You will still receive everything else, but you’ll get $15 off standard ticket price!

  • If you are bringing your own chalkboard, please ensure it is non-porous - otherwise, the chalk markers may leave a shadow after erased.

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Introduction to Modern Brush Calligraphy Workshop
Nov
17
1:00 PM13:00

Introduction to Modern Brush Calligraphy Workshop

  • The Newton/Changing Hands Bookstore (map)
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75.00

Do you swoon over pretty letters? Do time-lapse videos of calligraphy make you weak in the knees? Do you wish you could join in on the fun? If so, join professional calligrapher Kim Shrack from Hoopla! Letters at the Newton on Sunday, November 17 from 1 - 3 p.m. for an introduction to the wonderful world of modern brush calligraphy!

DATE: Sunday, November 17, 2019
TIME: 1 - 3 p.m.
LOCATION: The Newton (home to the Changing Hands Bookstore), 300 W. Camelback Road, Phoenix, AZ 85013

With your ticket, you’ll receive:

  • 2 hours of instruction by professional calligrapher Kimberly Shrack

  • 2 brush pens

  • A personalized notebook

  • Exemplars for continued practice at home

  • One drink of choice (certain cocktails included!) from the First Draft Bar

By the end of this workshop you will:

  • Understand the foundations of calligraphy, including the mechanics of your brush pen and how to use it to create modern script;

  • Be proficient in the 10 basic calligraphy strokes, the building blocks of all calligraphic alphabets;

  • Be able to script a lowercase alphabet in modern brush calligraphy; and

  • Have the confidence, skills and materials to continue your practice at home!

This workshop is designed for total beginners, so no experience is necessary. Lefties are welcome! Seating for this event is limited, so we recommend booking all your tickets together to ensure everyone in your party gets a seat. We can’t wait to see you all there!

Please note that due to the limited seating, refunds will only be available within 24 hours of purchase - after this time, no refund will be given. Tickets can be transferred to another individual - just email the name and email address of the new participant to kim@hooplaletters.com.

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Introduction to Modern Brush Calligraphy Workshop
Aug
25
1:00 PM13:00

Introduction to Modern Brush Calligraphy Workshop

  • The Newton/Changing Hands Bookstore (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
75.00

Do you love pretty letters? Does snail mail make you swoon? If so, join professional calligrapher Kim Shrack from Hoopla! Letters at the Newton on Sunday, August 25 from 1 - 3 p.m. for an introduction to the wonderful world of modern brush calligraphy!

DATE: Sunday, August 25, 2019
TIME: 1 - 3 p.m.
LOCATION: The Newton (home to the Changing Hands Bookstore), 300 W. Camelback Road, Phoenix, AZ 85013

With your ticket, you’ll receive:

  • 2 hours of instruction by professional calligrapher Kimberly Shrack

  • 2 brush pens

  • A personalized notebook

  • Exemplars for continued practice at home

  • One drink of choice (certain cocktails included!) from the First Draft Bar

By the end of this workshop you will:

  • Understand the foundations of calligraphy, including the mechanics of your brush pen and how to use it to create modern script;

  • Be proficient in the 10 basic calligraphy strokes, the building blocks of all calligraphic alphabets;

  • Be able to script a lowercase alphabet in modern brush calligraphy; and

  • Have the confidence, skills and materials to continue your practice at home!

This workshop is designed for total beginners, so no experience is necessary. Lefties are welcome! Seating for this event is limited, so we recommend booking all your tickets together to ensure everyone in your party gets a seat. We can’t wait to see you all there!

Please note that due to the limited seating, refunds will only be available within 24 hours of purchase - after this time, no refund will be given. Tickets can be transferred to another individual - just email the name and email address of the new participant to kim@hooplaletters.com.

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Summer Chalkboard Art at Sunshine Craft Co.
Jul
14
1:00 PM13:00

Summer Chalkboard Art at Sunshine Craft Co.

Add some sunshine to your home with chalk art! In this workshop, you'll be guided through the process of creating a summery chalkboard so lovely and 'grammable that it will have everyone asking, "Did you seriously make that?"

Create your very own piece of chalkboard art featuring an original calligraphy design – no previous experience (or good handwriting!) is necessary, just bring your creative self!

What's Included:
-2 hours of guided instruction
-Your choice of 2 original sunshine-themed design templates
-A white chalk marker to take home, plus access to a variety of colors
-A framed 11 x 17 in chalkboard (that you can use over & over!)
-10% off all Sunshine Craft Co retail

Note:
A discount code for $15 off will be provided to use for future chalkboard art workshops so you can bring your board back & letter new designs each quarter!

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Chalkboards & Chardonnay at Peace Water Winery
May
19
1:00 PM13:00

Chalkboards & Chardonnay at Peace Water Winery

When it comes to wine pairings, nothing complements a full-bodied red or a crisp white quite like a seasonal craft project. You'll get plenty of both when you join Hoopla! Letters for a DIY Summer Chalkboard Art Workshop at Peace Water Winery on Sunday, May 19, 2019!

Date: Sunday, May 19, 2019
Location: Peace Water Winery, 747 N College Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46202
Time: 1 - 3 p.m.

In this class, you'll receive:

  • a summer themed design created by professional calligrapher Kimberly Shrack of Manayunk Calligraphy

  • white VersaChalk chalk to take home plus access to various colors

  • one 11 x 17 in chalkboard (ONLY needed for your first class)

  • two hours of instruction and fun at Peace Water Winery*

Want to bring your own chalkboard?

  • If you already have an 11 x 17 inch chalkboard you would like to use, enter code BYOCHALK at checkout to get $15 off your ticket price.

  • If you are bringing your own chalkboard, please ensure it is non-porous - otherwise, the chalk markers may leave a shadow after erased.

  • Please note that because our 11 x 17 chalkboard is framed, the actual design is 10 x 16.

*You must be 21 to attend. No exceptions. Bring your ID to the event, or you will be turned away!

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Moms, Mimosas & Modern Calligraphy: A Special Mother's Day Workshop at Tinker House
May
12
2:30 PM14:30

Moms, Mimosas & Modern Calligraphy: A Special Mother's Day Workshop at Tinker House

Moms are special people. And while I think you’ll agree there should be a Mother’s Month or at least a Mother’s Week, we’ve just got a Mother’s Day — and this year, we’re really gonna make it count.

Grab your mama, mama-in-law, the woman who has been like a mama to you or your fellow mama friends and join professional calligrapher Kimberly Shrack for an afternoon of learning the super-fun art of modern calligraphy. And mimosas. Lots of mimosas.

With your ticket, you’ll receive:

  • 2 hours of instruction by professional calligrapher Kimberly Shrack

  • 2 brush pens, a personalized notebook & worksheets for practice at home

  • Bottomless mimosas (non-alcoholic beverages also available)

  • Professional portrait of you and your special lady/ladies by Lindsay Wimmer Photography

Seating for this event is limited, so we recommend booking all your tickets together to ensure everyone in your party gets a seat. We can’t wait to see you all there!

Please note that due to the limited seating, refunds will only be available within 24 hours of purchase - after this time, no refund will be given. Tickets can be transferred to another individual - just email the name and email address of the new participant to kim@hooplaletters.com.

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