Playdate: “Marker Magic”

Marker MagicMagic markers are a versatile calligraphy tool that can expand your lettering
repertoire. Whether you enjoy writing with a broad-edge tool or a pointed one, there
is a magic marker that can bring your playful doodling alive.

We will demo a variety of markers and techniques including: drop shadow, shading,
outlining, ombre effects, decorating, and double stroke letters. We’ll have a
variety of papers and some ideas for creating a Thanksgiving card, sign, or place


  • Whatever markers you already have
  • Micron or extra-fine Sharpie pen
  • Variety of papers – copy paper, envelopes, marker layout paper
  • Pencil
  • Eraser
  • Ruler
  • Scissors and/or X-acto knife with extra blades/cutting surface
  • Glue or glue stick

Sunday, November 6, 2016, 1 – 4 PM

203 Margaret Morrison Hall, CMU
Free to Guild members, $5 for non-members

RSVP by Friday, October 28 to
Respondents will receive an additional list of markers and their features and

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