Founded in 1976, the Washington Calligraphers Guild is a nonprofit organization of more than 500 U.S. and international lettering artists of all skill levels, from professional scribes to enthusiastic beginners and non-calligraphers who appreciate the lettering and book arts.
Elections occur annually in May.
|President||Tamara Stoneburner||(+1 571-225-5389)|
|Vice President||Karen Daly|
|Member at Large||Virginia Lockhart|
|Workshop Chair||Kacie-Linn Engle|
|Workshop Registrar||Janice Reyes|
|Membership Chair||Gretchen Elson|
|Budget & Finance||Barbara Enyeart|
|Registered Agent||Barbara Enyeart|
|Website Chair||Lorraine Swerdloff|
|Bulletin Liaison||Pamn Klinedinst|
|Scripsit Liaison||Tamara Stoneburner|
|Zapf Scholarship||Marta Legeckis|
|Social Media||Pamn Klinedinst (Facebook)|
Erin Cassidy (Instagram)
|Nominating Chair||Patricia Munson|
|Graceful Envelope Contest||Erin Cassidy|
We are looking for members interested in helping with the website and treasury, in addition to all vacant positions.
Interested, but not sure if you know how? Training is available! Contact Tamara Stoneburner.
Right: Sheila Waters leading a past workshop for WCG
The Washington Calligraphers Guild is so deeply honored to induct the following members for the status of Honorary Membership in 2021:
Doing so allows this Guild to show our heartfelt gratitude for the constant stewardship and representation that each of these recipients has given in devotion to WCG throughout its 45-year history. Read more about these members and their unique contributions.
The Process of Artwork
The Fall/Winter 2020 Scripsit, edited by Randall M. Hasson, introduces three artists' approaches to creating artwork.
View Randall Hasson's Journal Techniques video.
John Neal Bookseller has compiled a list of online calligraphy classes by some of the best teachers worldwide.
Left: Yves Leterme taught Built-Up (Drawn) Capitals online last spring.
WCG members: Don't miss emails from the Guild!
– Put [email protected] in your contacts or address book
– Look in promotional and spam folders for emails
from "Washington Calligraphers Guild"
Website administrator: Lorraine Swerdloff
WCG logo by Sheila Waters.
"abcxyz" artwork by Charlie Hughesand © Washington Calligraphers Guild.