Public Gilding Demonstration with Jessica Yee


Thu. Jan. 26th 6:30 PM - Thu. Jan. 26th 7:30 PM
Location: Margaret and Bill Benjamin Auditorium, first floor.

Artist Jessica Yee demonstrates how to apply metal leaf to substrates.

Jessica spends her days writing, but she is not a writer. The Durham-based renowned calligrapher puts pen to paper masterfully spelling out names and addresses; honing her technique; and experimenting with new letter art. Jessica began studying the lettering arts thirty years ago, learning from some of the premier calligraphers and letter artists of the world. She is a past president of the Triangle Calligraphers Guild. She is the founder of The Oblique Pen.