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Margot G.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks spanish, english
  • Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art from Trinity College
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Margot G.

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I have several years of hands on instructional experience and a clear yet patient, easygoing manner that makes it really accessible for beginners to learn calligraphy. I practice several different lettering styles using a variety of materials and I can customize lessons to your supplies and level of experience. I have taught students ranging from ages 8 to 80!

If you’re not sure what kind of calligraphy you want to learn, please book a single 15 minute lesson and I will guide you through the options, including what supplies are needed. This mini lessons also serves as a consultation for commissioned artwork.

About Margot

Hello there! I am a professional calligrapher with 20 years of experience as a tutor, mentor, and coach. I operate my own business focused on handlettering using pointed pen, broad edge pen, brushes, paint, and chalk, as well as custom watercolor and papercut art. My undergraduate degree in studio a

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Dominique
Margot is amazing! She is an exceptional teacher. All sessions are well planned and technology is perfectly incorporated into the session. I would highly recommend Margot. I plan to continue my sessions this year.
Tiffany A.
Great experience!
Justin
Margot is a great teacher. She is passionate about calligraphy and willing to work with her students to maximize their chances of success. I've learned so much about the art from her!
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David Z.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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David Z.

8 Reviews
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I provide instructional direction using templates and thin paper. I recommend dual brush markers made by Tomboy.

It is expected that the following tools are used:

Tomboy Dual Brush pens

Flat surface ie. Masonite board, wooden board or plastic sheet.

Stratford tracing paper.

Masking tape

About David

Dedicated art professional with 18 years of experience in creating artwork utilizing various medias. In my early years I worked as an outsider artist giving watercolor lessons for Susan Edwards of the artist place called "The Art Attack in Sycamore Illinois. After some years of painting and display

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Daniel
Had a great lesson with David, Decided to purchase a few hour one time lesson to paint a picture with my wife. David did a great job. I was very happy how he accommodated us and the time he put in before the lesson.
Michelle C.
David explains well to what needs improvement and is very constructive to what needs to be done. I’m learning so much. It’s exciting
Karin
David is very experienced and knowledgeable for many art forms. And is very personable also.

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Average Cost of Calligraphy Lessons in Washington, DC

The average cost of 60-minute calligraphy lessons in Washington is $44. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $44 and $44 per hour.
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"I took Margot’s class in Key West and really enjoyed it! She has infinite patience, which was needed for me, a complete beginner."
Susan
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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"Lorenzo has been extremely patient and very helpful with my calligraphy lessons."
Cristina
Took Calligraphy lessons from Lorenzo D.
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"My daughter loves Margot’s classes. Nice learning experience and a very friendly teacher"
Albina
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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"Margot’s teaching method is thorough And concise yet relaxed and so fun. Her ability to teach a class of students of all levels understand technique with ease is a true testament to her love of the art and excitement for sharing it"
Dani
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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"Margaret is kind and patient instructor. She truly is passionate and very knowledgeable about her craft. I would recommend her to someone interested in learning calligraphy."
Jessica Plain
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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"Daniel was very knowledgeable, very patient with my 9 year old and taught at her pace. The environment was clean and quiet and conducive for learning. We both thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Would recommend to anyone!"
Gianna
Took Calligraphy lessons from Daniel A.
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"Margot is a great teacher. She is passionate about calligraphy and willing to work with her students to maximize their chances of success. I've learned so much about the art from her!"
Justin
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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"She’s very passionate about the history of calligraphy and the precision of its beauty. Wonderful teacher. My 13 yo daughter loved her."
Peyton
Took Calligraphy lessons from Marty W.
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"Margot was great! Very friendly, and helpful! Looking forward to more classes with her!"
Leah
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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"I wasn't sure how successful I would be learning Calligraphy online. At the end of my lessons (I signed up for five of them) I found Margot successfully laid out the foundations of Calligraphy for me. Her lesson's were informative and her instructions on what to work on in- between lessons were clear to follow. Furthermore the bonus of it all is that Margot is a nice person to learn from and work with."
Patricia
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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