Teaching

Teaching experience

CourseLocation and Date
Blackletter Basics´╗┐Ann Arbor, MI, 2019
Fun With Letterforms for grades K-2Berkeley, CA, 2015-2018
Beginning Calligraphy for grades 3-5Berkeley, CA, 2016 & 2018
Italic, via Friends of CalligraphySan Francisco, CA, 2017
Italic Handwriting, via FOCSan Francisco, CA, 2015
Image credit: Vicki Engling

Words from students

Loren is a wonderful teacher. The class was well-organized and really fun.

-Maeve B.

Great instruction, great handouts, great communication. Loren is very passionate about the subject.

-Emmanuel S.
Image credit: Tom Hollander
Live demonstration at the San Francisco Public Library, 7/21/2018

Below is a sample of student work in Fun With Letterforms class for kindergarteners, where loose pattern-play is used for children to invent and develop familiarity with the underlying structures of the alphabet.