The first ever Color and Calligraphy Fair in Davao happened last January 28 – 29, 2017 at Abreeza Mall Activity Center. This said event was made possible by National Book Stores .
Artists like Carl Chua, Kathryn Fanlo, Riza Magallon, Odette Oliveros, April San Pedro, and our very own fellow Davao Blogger, Dennis Li were able to share and do various demos and workshops about calligraphy. It was opened to everyone who are fan of colors and art.
Calligraphy styles, watercolor calligraphy, craft making, flourishing, and shadowing, creative journaling, realistic rendering, and DIY bag designing were among the highlights of the said fair.
Product items like pen, papers, shading materials from various participating brands were available to be purchased to the general public at the said event. Brands like Blackwing, Caran d’Ache, Chameleon, Evo, Dong-A, Faber Castell, Fabriano, Grumbacher, International Arrivals, Limelight, Manuscript, MarvyUchida, Online, Panpastel, Pilot, Prismacolor, Sakura, Sennelier, Sharpie, Sheaffer, Speedball, Uno, and Victoria’s Journals were among the brands present during the event.
The said event was first for this year (2017), and National Bookstore plans to do it more across the country. For more details, you may visit their website www.nationalbookstore.com.
Thank you National Bookstore for bringing this kind of event to the city.