Events Calendar

Make Your Own Ink

Pre-registration required: register here

People have used the simple combination of pigment and binder to create inks and paints for millennia, so why shouldn’t we? In this workshop, we explore a few different recipes for home ink-making using common household ingredients and equipment. We’ll also craft our very own calligraphy pens from recycled aluminum cans. 

Special tools or ingredients required: gum arabic powder, empty aluminum drink can, sharp scissors, sandpaper

Personal safety equipment: cut-resistant gloves, safety goggles/glasses, respirator/face mask, apron 

Dial-In Information

Register to receive Zoom info

Wednesday, February 17 at 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Virtual Event

Make Your Own Ink

Pre-registration required: register here

People have used the simple combination of pigment and binder to create inks and paints for millennia, so why shouldn’t we? In this workshop, we explore a few different recipes for home ink-making using common household ingredients and equipment. We’ll also craft our very own calligraphy pens from recycled aluminum cans. 

Special tools or ingredients required: gum arabic powder, empty aluminum drink can, sharp scissors, sandpaper

Personal safety equipment: cut-resistant gloves, safety goggles/glasses, respirator/face mask, apron 

Dial-In Information

Register to receive Zoom info

Wednesday, February 17 at 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Virtual Event

You're not going yet!

This event requires registration.