Artist offers free calligraphy workshop

LA JOLLA — A free calligraphy workshop is being held at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 26 at the La Jolla Art Association Gallery, 8100 Paseo del Ocaso, with Sharon Ford, treasurer of the La Jolla Art Association leading this hands-on workshop.
Ford has been involved with calligraphy (the art of beautiful writing) for more than 30 years. She taught beginning calligraphy through the Parks and Recreation Department in Temecula and has taught private lessons for the past 15 years. This class will teach a simple approach to the Italic hand and a method to continue to learn different types of calligraphy on your own. Materials will be provided. Please RSVP by e-mailing
This class is being offered by the La Jolla Art Association as part of the “Share Your Art” program. Every month near the last Saturday of the month a workshop or demonstration is held at the La Jolla Art Association Gallery.
La Jolla Art Association was established in 1918. It is a 501(c)(3) non profit organization serving the community and local artists. The mission of LJAA
is to promote the appreciation of visual arts by providing art exhibits and art education for the community.