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We couldn’t be happier to host another workshop with the oh-so-talented Lauren Essl from Blue Eye Brown Eye Calligraphy. Come join us the weekend of September 11-13th and experience the fun of calligraphy. Your class fee includes three full hours of hands-on instruction plus all your materials, snacks and a 10% in-store discount the day of the class. You will be delighted and amazed at how much you learn. Come ready to soak in all of Lauren’s talent, expertise and bubbly personality.

To reserve a place in the class please call 405.509.6336. Payment is required at time of registration. All sales are final. No returns or exchanges. Class fees include materials, snacks and a 10% discount on all in-store purchases on the day of the class.

LOWERCASE/BEGINNING CALLIGRAPHY CLASS – $185

Fee includes: 1 oblique pen | 3 Zebra G nibs | pot of ink | washi tape | tracing paper pad | practice alphabet and grid | extra goodies and surprises.

This class is truly meant for beginners – if you’ve never picked up a calligraphy pen before, Lauren will go over the basics, including dipping your pin in ink, understanding ink flow and pressure, basic script letter forms, and developing your own lettering style.

Friday, September 11th 6 pm – 9 pm

Saturday, September 12th 2:30 – 5:30 pm

Sunday, September 13th 12:30 – 3:30 pm

UPPERCASE/ADVANCED CALLIGRAPHY CLASS – $195

Fee includes: 1 oblique pen | 3 Zebra G nibs | pot of ink refill | 1 tube of gouache | washi tape | tracing paper pad | practice alphabet and grid | extra goodies and surprises

This class is intended for those who have taken Lauren’s beginner class, or have taken a course before using an oblique pen and pointed nib. You will learn the uppercase alphabet, go over using colored inks and mixing gouache, practice writing words and connecting letters, and touch on addressing envelopes.

Saturday, September 12th 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

All classes will be held at chirps & cheers in Midtown OKC at 1112 North Walker Avenue. There is parking behind the building.

 #calligraphy #bebeworkshops 

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Lemony love in honor of the Gourmet Lemonade Stand we are sponsoring with The Black Scintilla and Cafe7. Come join us on Saturday 7/25 from 11-2 at 10th and Walker for some summer Saturday sipping fun with all proceeds benefitting St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. 

 

 

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Say hello to the circle monogram which is the newest addition to our foil card collection. We make it easy for you to have a custom set of notes in just a few days or less. Whether you choose gold or silver foil for your monogram, we have a beautiful paper to match for your envelope liner. So fun and so write for birthdays, showers, hostess and bridesmaids gifts. 

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The new issue of Edible OKC is absolutely yummy and begs to be read by the pool with a cool drink. Chock-full of great recipes, interviews, stories and photos to whet your appetite for all the culinary goodness in OKC. Stop in the shop soon to pick up your free copy.

 

 

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We couldn’t be happier to host another workshop with the oh-so-talented Lauren Essl from Blue Eye Brown Eye Calligraphy. Come join us the weekend of September 10-13th and experience the fun of calligraphy. Your class fee includes three full hours of hands-on instruction plus all your materials, snacks and a 10% in-store discount the day of the class. You will be delighted and amazed at how much you learn. Come ready to soak in all of Lauren’s talent, expertise and bubbly personality.

To reserve a place in the class please call 405.509.6336. Payment is required at time of registration. All sales are final. No returns or exchanges. Class fees include materials, snacks and a 10% discount on all in-store purchases on the day of the class.

LOWERCASE/BEGINNING CALLIGRAPHY CLASS – $185

Fee includes: 1 oblique pen | 3 Zebra G nibs | pot of ink | washi tape | tracing paper pad | practice alphabet and grid | extra goodies and surprises.

This class is truly meant for beginners – if you’ve never picked up a calligraphy pen before, Lauren will go over the basics, including dipping your pin in ink, understanding ink flow and pressure, basic script letter forms, and developing your own lettering style.

Friday, September 11th 6 pm – 9 pm

Saturday, September 12th  2:30 – 5:30 pm

Sunday, September 13th 12:30 – 3:30 pm

UPPERCASE/ADVANCED CALLIGRAPHY CLASS – $195

Fee includes: 1 oblique pen | 3 Zebra G nibs | pot of ink refill | 1 tube of gouache | washi tape | tracing paper pad | practice alphabet and grid | extra goodies and surprises

This class is intended for those who have taken Lauren’s beginner class, or have taken a course before using an oblique pen and pointed nib. You will learn the uppercase alphabet, go over using colored inks and mixing gouache, practice writing words and connecting letters, and touch on addressing envelopes.

Saturday, September 12th  10:30 am – 1:30 pm

All classes will be held at chirps & cheers in Midtown OKC at 1112 North Walker Avenue. There is parking behind the building.

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Never give up. Good things come to those who persevere. 

Every week we do a Snail Mail Sunday post on social media of one of our many oh-so-great cards. Be sure to follow us at chirpsandcheers and like the post for a chance to win a goodie pack of cards. Write on!

card credit: Ladyfingers Letterpress

 

 

 

 

 

Screen Shot 2014-12-02 at 4.43.47 PMWe couldn’t be happier to host another workshop with the oh-so-talented Lauren Essl from Blue Eye Brown Eye Calligraphy. Come join us the weekend of May 1st-3rd and experience the fun of calligraphy. Your class fee includes three full hours of hands-on instruction plus all your materials, snacks and a 10% in-store discount the day of the class. You will be delighted and amazed at how much you learn. Come ready to soak in all of Lauren’s talent, expertise and bubbly personality.

To reserve a place in the class please call 405.509.6336. Payment is required at time of registration. All sales are final. No returns or exchanges. Class fees include materials, snacks and a 10% discount on all in-store purchases on the day of the class.

LOWERCASE/BEGINNING CALLIGRAPHY CLASS – $185

Fee includes: 1 oblique pen | 3 Zebra G nibs | pot of ink | washi tape | tracing paper pad | practice alphabet and grid | extra goodies and surprises.

This class is truly meant for beginners – if you’ve never picked up a calligraphy pen before, Lauren will go over the basics, including dipping your pin in ink, understanding ink flow and pressure, basic script letter forms, and developing your own lettering style.

Friday, May 1st 6 pm – 9 pm

Saturday, May 2nd 2:30 – 5:30 pm

Sunday, May 3rd 12:30 – 3:30 pm

UPPERCASE/ADVANCED CALLIGRAPHY CLASS – $195

Fee includes: 1 oblique pen | 3 Zebra G nibs | pot of ink refill | 1 tube of gouache | washi tape | tracing paper pad | practice alphabet and grid | extra goodies and surprises

This class is intended for those who have taken Lauren’s beginner class, or have taken a course before using an oblique pen and pointed nib. You will learn the uppercase alphabet, go over using colored inks and mixing gouache, practice writing words and connecting letters, and touch on addressing envelopes.

Saturday, May 2nd 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

All classes will be held at chirps & cheers in Midtown OKC at 1112 North Walker Avenue. There is parking behind the building.