Everything But Paper


Have you ever wanted to learn how to write on non-traditional surfaces, like glass, mirror, rock, leaves, wood, chalk, and more? As the queen of non-paper lettering, Lauren Saylor gives you all her best tools and tips for getting creative with your lettering, plus how to prep, clean, and preserve your surfaces.

Please Note: This class was included in the Modern Calligraphy Summit 2.0.

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At some point in your calligraphy journey, you’ll want to (or be asked to!) write on a surface besides paper! Whether that’s wood, mirror, rock, glass, oyster shells, or something else we haven’t thought of yet 😉, get prepared with this one-of-a-kind class from professional calligrapher, stationer, and stylist Lauren Saylor of A Fabulous Fete!

MODULE 1: Intro & Handout

MODULE 2: Materials

MODULE 3: Preparing Surfaces

MODULE 4: Smooth Surfaces

MODULE 5: Textured Surfaces

MODULE 6: Layout Tips

MODULE 7: Other Surfaces

See what our students have made!





1 hour 10 minutes






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