Category Archives: Society News

“The Art of the Flourish” with Heather Held: Sunday, April 30

The Art of the Flourish: A Slide Lecture by Heather Held Sunday, April 30, 2017 from 4:45 to 6:00 pm SVA Annex, 214 E. 21st Street, Room 703A Free and open to the public. Guests are welcome. Refreshments served. Heather Held will … Continue reading

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“Stroke Sequence: My Ramblings through the Alphabet” with Amity Parks: Friday, May 19

Stroke Sequence: My Ramblings through the Alphabet A Slide Lecture by Amity Parks Friday, May 19, 2017 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm SVA Annex, 214 E. 21st Street, Room 703A Free and open to the public. Guests are welcome. Refreshments … Continue reading

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Allentown Paper Arts Festival & Long Island Pen Show: Sat/Sun, April 1 & 2

Allentown Rubber Stamp & Paper Arts Festival Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 10 to 5 Sunday, April 2, 2017 from 11 to 4 Allentown Fairgrounds, Bill Harris Agricultural Hall 302 North 17th Street, Allentown, PA 18104 Featuring: Art Rubber Stamping, … Continue reading

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CANCELLED! An Introduction to Ziller Inks: Saturday, April 1

Due to circumstances beyond our control, we must CANCEL both events with Vivian and Rich Mungall this weekend. We apologize for any inconvenience, and will work to set up another weekend with the Mungalls — hopefully this fall. Ziller of Kansas City has been bringing … Continue reading

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Spring Fling Mini-Workshops: Saturday, April 8

  Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 11:00 am to 4:30 pm SVA Annex, 214 E. 21st Street, Rooms 701A/702A $40 members/$50 non-members (includes materials & lunch) Details here. Registration here. Join us for the maiden voyage of what we hope will be … Continue reading

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John Neal Books in NYC: Sat/Sun, April 8 & 9

John Neal Books Pop-Up Shop! Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 10am to 6pm (with Spring Fling Mini-Workshops!) Sunday, April 9, 2017 from 12pm to 5pm (with Scriptorium/Play Day!) SVA Annex, 214 E. 21st Street, Room 703A $25 Gift Certificates given … Continue reading

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“Linear Language” Artists Reception & Gallery Talk: Thursday, March 23

Thursday, March 23, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm (Gallery Talk at 7:00 pm) National Arts Club, 15 Gramercy Park South, Trask Gallery Free and open to the public. Refreshments served. Our show runs through April 1st; the NAC is open Monday … Continue reading

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2017 Open Members’ Exhibition: March 7 thru April 1

Linear Language: Annual Members’ Open Exhibition March 7 through April 1, 2017 National Arts Club, 15 Gramercy Park South, Trask Gallery The National Arts Club is free and open to the public Monday–Friday from 10 to 5. Artists’ Reception & Gallery … Continue reading

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2017 Annual General Meeting: “A la Memoire des Enfants Déportés” with Eleanor Winters

A la Memoire des Enfants Déportés: Calligraphic Paintings “in Memory of the Children” Tuesday, March 7, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm (Lecture at 6:00) The National Arts Club, Marquis Gallery 15 Gramercy Park South (between Park Avenue and Irving Place) … Continue reading

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Spring 2017 Classes/Workshops Posted!

Our Spring 2016 Classes & Workshops have been posted! Details and descriptions here. Registration for all early spring workshops (thru April 29) is now open. Registation for late spring workshops (April 30 and beyond) will open at 7am on February 27 for … Continue reading

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Cynthia Dantzic’s Sabbatical Plus Exhibition: February 1–24

Cynthia Dantzic’s Sabbatical Plus Exhibition February 1–24, 2017 Nathan Resnick Showcase Gallery, Third floor, Library Learning Center 1 University Plaza, LIU Brooklyn Re-Scheduled Reception: Thursday, February 23, 2017 from 6 to 8 p.m. Many SoS-related items on display, including photographs at the Passionate Pen conference … Continue reading

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Eleanor Winters’ Workshops in Indonesia

Eleanor Winters spent four weeks this fall teaching in Hong Kong, Singapore and Jakarta. It was her third trip in three years to teach in Asia, but first time teaching in Jakarta. She reports that the students were wonderful, very enthusiastic … Continue reading

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“The Life & Times of Father Edward M. Catich” with Paul Herrera: Friday, December 9

Friday, December 9, 2016 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm SVA Annex, 214 E. 21st Street, Room 703A Free and open to the public. Guests are welcome. Refreshments served. We have one spot left in Paul’s workshop on December 17/18, and everyone is … Continue reading

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Beyond Words: Boston, through December 10

BEYOND WORDS: ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS IN BOSTON COLLECTIONS is the first exhibition to showcase highlights of illuminated manuscripts in the Boston area. An ambitious collaborative project, Beyond Words is notable for the size of its curatorial team, the number of lending … Continue reading

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(Tentative) Schedule for Spring 2017

Here’s a quick preview of our Spring Schedule. Please know that all dates/classes are subject to change until they are officially posted on our Classes/Workshops page. Registration for Classes will begin on January 23/24; registration for Workshops will begin on February 6/7. Current members … Continue reading

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NEW December Workshops!

We’ve just added two NEW December workshops! Sunday, December 4, 2016 – Write with White Workshop with Kathy Milici A brand new workshop from Kathy Milici! — Just in time for the holidays and based on popular questions from social media: Have … Continue reading

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Holiday Fair 2016: Sunday, November 13

  Society of Scribes Annual Holiday Fair! Sunday, November 13, 2016 from 11am to 4pm  The Brotherhood Synagogue, 28 Gramercy Park South (20th Street between 3rd Avenue & Irving Place) Free Admission! Open to the public! Guests are welcome! Paper & … Continue reading

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NYC Events with Elinor Holland, Carl Rohrs, Paul Antonio

Some of our favorite calligraphers will be teaching and lecturing in New York City in the next few weeks: Elinor Holland: Thuluth Script, Letter by Letter November 5, November 19, December 4 from 10:00 to 3:30 Fordham University Lincoln Center … Continue reading

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Jane Sullivan Book Signing & Demo: Wednesday, November 9 @ The Ink Pad

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 from 5 to 7 pm The Ink Pad, 37 Seventh Avenue @ 13th Street Free and open to the public: please RSVP here. We’re so excited to welcome fantasy artist, calligrapher and illuminator Jane Sullivan from France … Continue reading

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CANCELLED! Huy Hoang Dao in NYC: Friday, October 21 & Saturday, October 22

Due to circumstances beyond anyone’s control, we must CANCEL both events with Huy Hoang Dao this weekend. We apologize for any inconvenience, and we’ll work to set up another event with Hoang some time in the future. Friday, October 21, … Continue reading

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