Marianne’s Miniscules

A two-session workshop presented by Marianne Nelson
About the Workshop

We are so excited for our workshop with the fabulous Marianne Nelson. In this workshop, students will learn the basics of miniscules, stroke by stroke. There will be instructions time and time for practice. Marianne will show her pieces that demonstrate the beauty and historical reference of this letter form.

Session recordings:

Recordings of every session will be provided within a few days following the conclusion of each session and will remain available for two months following the last class.

About the Artist:

Marianne Nelson is a lettering artist who moved from the Chicago area to Portland several years ago. She joined the Portland Society for Calligraphy and begain taking classes in 2005. She loves to create unique pieces for friends and family. 

Registration opens August 17, 2022

Registration closes September 9, 2022


Saturday, September 17 and Sunday, September 18, 2022


Saturday, September 17: 9:00am to 4:00pm (PDT) with a lunch break midway.

Sunday, September 18: 9:00am to 1:00pm (PDT)


Multnomah Arts Center

7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland

Level: All levels.

Class Size and Workshop Admission:

The class will be limited to 10 students.



Supply Fee: None


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