Modern Calligraphy Workshop – Saturday 18th May: 10am-1pm
Saturday 18th May: 10am-1pm
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Modern Calligraphy Workshop
What you will make….. You will be learning the art of Modern Calligraphy and will be completing lots of practice sheets, you will take away these plus the tools and information to continue at home.
What you will learn….. This is an informal introduction to the newest script around. Our lovely workshop tutor Janice will teach you how to use a pointed pen and with the aid of demonstrations, handouts and example sheets as well as lots of encouragement, you’ll be able to write out lower case letters and words by the end of the session. The aim of this workshop is that you pick up the necessary basic techniques and use them to carry on learning and get creative with cards and quotes.
The skills you learn from the afternoon should enable you to try further projects. Take a look at our Traditional Calligraphy Workshop too!
What’s included….. We provide all the equipment needed – a full learner pack consists of the relevant nib, holder and ink plus the following; Calligraphy information sheet, A full alphabet exemplar, Separate practice sheets for upper and lower case letters, plus numerals; spacing and joining information; some guideline sheets and blank practice paper and is yours to keep so you can continue to practice at home. Refreshments (tea or coffee & homemade cake served on vintage china).
You will also receive a 10% off voucher (valid for one week) for any haberdashery or craft items.
What you need to bring….. Nothing, everything you need is provided but feel free to bring an apron!
What skills you need to already have….. The workshops are aimed at beginners, no previous experience is necessary but all levels are welcome.
Level – Beginner
Tutor – Janice McClelland
Course length – 3 hours
Max – 10 people
Please read our terms & conditions first before booking this workshop.