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June 2, 2014

Post your photo to Getty-Dubay on Facebook

Announcing the Summer "Photo Finish" Event!

All finished with your Getty-Dubay Italic handwriting book and ready for the next? Show us!

Post a photo to Facebook and receive a 20% discount on your next order of Getty-Dubay Italic.

During our Summer Photo Finish special, send us a photo of you (or your student or child) holding open the final pages of your completed Getty-Dubay Italic Handwriting Series book and we’ll send you a coupon for 20% off your next order from Allport.com. Have fun and be creative! View Details.

March 26, 2014

International software developer eReflect recommends Getty-Dubay,
to "produce legible, beautiful handwritten work," saying that
good typing and good cursive handwriting should go hand in hand.
Read the endorsement here.

March 12, 2014

GDI author Inga Dubay will be teaching two handwriting workshops
at the Sitka Center for Art and Ecology. The first will occur at the
beautiful Sitka Center campus on the Oregon Coast on
June 17, 2014. The second will occur on November 6, 2014 in
Portland, Oregon. Click here for more information.

Bring your children or grandchildren and discover together the joy
and benefits of good handwriting. This workshop includes instruction
and practice with the basics of italic handwriting as well as self-
assessment techniques. Materials provided for each participant
include pencil, monoline pen, edged pen and the book Write Now by Inga Dubay & Barbara Getty.

February 25, 2014

Here's an interview with the authors on KATU News, discussing why
top high school students have difficulty writing even a single sentence
in cursive. You can also read the full article, Typing takes its toll on cursive writing,
by Kerry Tomlinson.

January 31, 2014

Participants at the recent Handwriting Success Seminar in Portland, Oregon had
great things to say. We invite you to see for yourself!

December 10, 2013

Come to our free handwriting success workshop, Saturday, January 25, 2014,
10am to 1pm at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Kempton Hall, 147 NW 19th Avenue,
Portland, OR 97209. All workshop material provided. Our books will be available for
purchase at a special discount. Please find complete details on this flyer,
and we'll see you there. Here's a fun video of comments by participants
at last year's workshop.

October 25, 2013

Here's a great Op-Ed by Vicki Swartz Roscoe, an administrator at a school using
the Getty-Dubay Italic Handwriting Series: Is Handwriting Still Relevant?
Take a look at the Getty-Dubay Facebook page for readers' comments about her piece.

September 27, 2013

The Huffington Post article by Kitty Burns Florey,
“Does Handwriting Still Matter in a Digital World?” hits the nail on the head.
“It's italic that should be taught in schools,” Florey concludes, saying that
it is the “enlightened school districts” that have embraced Getty-Dubay italic.
We concur!

May 19, 2013

Author Inga Dubay will teach a handwriting
workshop on Sunday, August 4 2013 at the
Sitka Center for Art and Ecology
on the Oregon coast.

Click here for more information and to register.

Enjoy writing legible, handsome and easy-to-learn italic
handwriting. Besides being soul-satisfying, others will
also enjoy reading the end result! Bring your children
or grandchildren and discover together the joy and benefits
of good handwriting. This workshop includes instruction
and practice with the basics of italic handwriting as well
as self-assessment techniques.

April 17, 2013

What does the word “cursive” really mean? Here are our answers to
Questions About Cursive.

January 31, 2013

Here are some interviews with participants at Barbara Getty and Inga Dubay's
Handwriting Success workshop for all ages on January 26, 2013 in Portland Oregon.
Participants used Getty-Dubay Italic Write Now to improve the legibility and enjoyment
of their handwriting.

January 1, 2013

Come to our free handwriting success workshop, Saturday, January 26, 2013,
10am to 1pm at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Kempton Hall, 147 NW 19th Avenue,
Portland, OR 97209. All workshop material provided. Our books will be available for
purchase at a special discount. Please find complete details on this flyer,
and we'll see you there. Here's a brief video of comments by participants
at last year's workshop.

September 14, 2012

Allport Editions' Warehouse Shop is now open! Getty-Dubay Italic Handwriting Series,
Write Now and Italic Letters are available here as well as Allport's line of cards,
wrapping paper, journals & more.

Allport Warehouse Shop (map)
716 NE Lawrence Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97232
503.223.7268 or 800.777.2844

Open Monday – Saturday, 10am – 4pm

September 7, 2012

2012 Practical Homeschooling Reader Award

Getty-Dubay Italic Handwriting Series is a winner in the
2012 Practical Homeschooling Reader Awards,
as announced in the September/October issue of
Practical Homeschooling magazine.

 

 

 

 

February 6, 2012

Here are some interviews with participants at Barbara Getty and Inga Dubay's
Handwriting Success workshop for all ages on January 28, 2012 in Portland Oregon.
Participants used Getty-Dubay Italic Write Now to improve the legibility and enjoyment
of their handwriting.

August 31, 2011

Getty-Dubay Italic was in the press twice today. In her The New Yorker Online article When Cursive Cried Wolf, Elissa Lerner says "Why not try Getty-Dubay?" We agree!

Also today, The Oregonian published an editorial by Inga Dubay & Barbara Getty about what "cursive handwriting" really means. You can read the editorial here. For a complete list of Getty-Dubay Productions in the press, visit our publications page.

August 15, 2011

HowToLearn.com Top 101 SiteThis website is on the list of best educational websites of 2011 at www.howtolearn.com.

 

 

August 1, 2011

The Third Edition of Write Now is hot off the press and available at Allport Editions. See the press release here.

June 1 , 2011

GDI alphabet cardsA new product has entered our line of supplementary materials for the Getty-Dubay Italic Handwriting Series. Our new alphabet cards can be used in a myriad of ways--as flash cards, wall charts, and for individual or group learning. There are 28 cards on heavy card stock that demonstrate the Getty-Dubay Basic Italic script with both capitals and lowercase. Includes numerals, too!

 

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Inga Dubay & Barbara Getty

Authors Inga Dubay & Barbara Getty

 

 

Publisher: Getty-Dubay Productions, Portland, OR USA
Distributor: Allport Editions, www.allport.com, 1.800.777.2844, Portland, OR USA

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