The Illustrated Letter: A Creative Master ClassMaster ClassIn-Person
Wednesday, Oct 18, 2023
9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m
The Artist's home & studio
Maira Kalman writes:
We all need to Walk. To Walk and Not Think. To Not Know. So we will take a walk. When we are done walking, we probably will have thoughts or images.
All of us have someone we want to write a letter to. A living person. Or dead person. Or a dead person we never met. (I am writing to Kafka.)
So we will all sit down and write and draw a letter. Hopefully with a cup of tea nearby.
This could be the beginning of a beautiful epistolary life.
ENGLISH, WRITING, VISUAL ARTS, ETC.
Maira Kalman is an illustrator, author, and designer. Her many books for adults and children include Cake; Ooh-la-la (Max in Love); Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey; And the Pursuit of Happiness; The Principles of Uncertainty; and a bestselling illustrated edition of Strunk and White’s The Elements of Style. Her most recent book is Sara Berman’s Closet. Kalman is a contributor to The New Yorker, and her work is shown at the Julie Saul Gallery in New York City.