De Ann is the publications chairman and has been editor of the journal, “Calligraph” for 4 years of the Society for Calligraphy, Southern California.

The Society for Calligraphy, Southern California, is a non-profit educational organization which promotes the study, teaching and practice of calligraphy and related disciplines. It also encourages the exchange of ideas through speakers, program meetings, workshops, its journal and bulletin, the annual retreat and regional groups. The SfC provides many activities to help in the learning and appreciation of calligraphy. We bring world - renowned calligraphers from all parts of the globe to conduct workshops and lectures. There are regional groups all over the Los Angeles and Orange County areas to bring programs to local areas. $42 memberships go from July 1- June 30 of each year. There is an e-bulletin which gives up to the minute information about activities and articles of interest. A bulletin that comes by mail 6 times yearly.  And the journal “Calligraph” once per year. We have exhibits and social parties throughout the year. If you are serious about doing calligraphy the best place to start is joining the Society for Calligraphy.