Getting started with Brush Calligraphy


Learn how to get started mastering the art of brush calligraphy.

This on-demand program will give you life-time access to all of the workshop content, so you can participate on your own schedule.


Sign up now | $97

Are you an artist, illustrator or creative? Handlettering has exploded over the past few years. Instagram is flooded with gorgeous images of handdrawn lettering, which has inspired creatives everywhere to start experimenting with the art of drawing letters. Brush Calligraphy is a great way to begin your journey in the world of handlettering!

Getting started with brush calligraphy can be overwhelming. There are tons of different tools and styles. How do you know where to start? What tools should you use?

Brush calligraphy can be a great creative outlet, it can enhance your existing artwork, help you venture into other forms of handlettering and it can evolve into a full-time business opportunity as well!

Kate Rondorf is a calligraphy & hand lettering artist located in Colorado Springs. She is the co-founder of @Calligrabasics and shares daily updates on her own Instagram @itskateshandwriting . In this three-day live online workshop, Kate will teach you everything you need to know to get started with brush calligraphy. Each hour-long session will include an interactive presentation, live demonstrations and will leave you with tools so that you can continue your practice offline.  

Sign up now | $97

About the instructor:

Kate Rondorf is a calligraphy & hand lettering artist located in Colorado Springs. She is the co-founder of @Calligrabasics and shares daily updates on her own Instagram @itskateshandwriting . In this three-day live online workshop, Kate will teach you everything you need to know to get started with brush calligraphy. Each hour-long session will include an interactive presentation, live demonstrations and will leave you with tools so that you can continue your practice offline.  

The Schedule:

Session One – Getting Started

– Brush Calligraphy basics and terminology
– Learn the different tools used in brush calligraphy
– Learn the basic strokes that form the foundation of all letters and words

Session Two – Building Words and the importance of practice

– Putting the basics together to create letters and words
– Creating a daily practice & managing your time

Session Three- Composing a piece and finding your style

– Learn how to compose a piece
– Learn how to experiment with tools and styles to expand your skills
– Learn how to expand your lettering style



Sign up now | $97

This three-day live online workshop will give you access to:

3 Recorded Sessions

Our recorded workshop sessions allow you to work through this entire program on your own schedule, and our private Facebook group will give you a chance to connect with the other participants.

3 Daily Lessons

Each session includes a daily lesson packed with resources to help you put everything you learn into action.

Comprehensive workbook

All of the content is packaged into a downloadable comprehensive workbook that will give you lifetime access to the recorded workshop content.

How does it work?

How does it work? You will get a downloadble PDF that will give you access to all of workshop content. This on-demand workshop includes access to three recorded sessions with our instructor Each session includes an hour-long video, downloadble worksheets and other free resources. You will also get access to an exclusive facebook group which will connect you with 200+ artists who are building the same type of business as you are.

What if I don’t like the workshop?

We want everyone to leave 100% happy. Let us know if you are not totally satisfied with the workshop, and we will give you a complete refund.

Who’s this workshop for?

This workshop is for creatives who want to build a business around their passion.

Who created this workshop?

This course was created by the Instructors above in partnership with Modern Thrive.

What if I’m just starting out?

This workshop was designed for creatives at all levels. This workshop will help you find the path to building a business around your passion. (regardless of where you are in the journey)

Got another question?

Email us:  modernthrive@gmail.com