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Pen and ink courses

Find pen and ink workshops with talented artist tutors around the UK. Explore ink as an art medium, used with paints, water or bleach. Re-discover the simple fountain pen as a tool for creativity.

£35
Online & Cambridgeshire
One day calligraphy workshops near Ely, Cambridgeshire, taught by a leading professional calligrapher, ANY scripts can be learned including the currently very popular 'modern' pointed pen calligraphy. suitable for all levels from beginner to advanced, flexible dates, approximately fortnightly, no commitment beyond each workshop. Intensive tuition for longer periods eg 5 days or more, available on request. Small groups of 3-6. Individual tuition with plenty of demonstration. Long-standing Fellow of the Calligraphy & Lettering Arts...
£153
Oxfordshire - Next course on 25th April 2019
This is a weekly session starting: 25th April 2019 (Half Term: Thursday 30th May 2019) Last day of term: Thursday 4th July 2019 (NB this date may be affected by the Henley Regatta) This is a 10 week term 7.00pm - 9.15pm ​ Subscriptions for the 10 week term are: £153 (a saving of £17) ​ Subscription places sell out very quickly, as there are only 7 available, please book early to avoid dissapointment ​...
£170
Cumbria - Next course on 23rd May 2019
Gaynor Goffe is one of the UK's foremost calligraphers and teachers in the country; she has produced many Calligraphy books, and is able to turn her hand to any style of lettering including her own beautiful typeface (Hamada) as well as the currently popular modern scripts. She is teaching in Greystoke, Cumbria on Thu 23 & Fri 24th May 2019. Her last course here was attended by both beginners and experience calligraphers alike, each working...
£225
Oxfordshire - Next course on 25th April 2019
SUMMER TERM - A 10 Week Course ​ Term starts Thursday 25th April 2019 (Half Term: Thursday 30th May 2019) Last day of term: Thursday 4th July 2019 (please note, this date might be affected by the Henley Regatta) 2pm - 4.15pm ​ These classes are designed to be a fun way to get into or even back into the practice of drawing from life - one of the fundamental cornerstones of all artistic practice....
£7.5
Derbyshire - Next course on 25th April 2019
Join local artist Sandra Rushton in her incredibly popular weekly colouring class! Get to grips with alcohol markers and other colouring mediums. Suitable for beginners as well as experienced colourists. Other dates available.
£12
Online & Devon - Next course on 1st May 2019
Weekly classes in Ashburton, South Devon. Including drawing, monoprinting, painting, colour theory, collage, abstraction, pen and ink, mixed media, water oils, acrylics and more! My aim is to bring out that creative talent that might be hidden, or to explore different approaches in your existing arts practise. Weird and whacky sessions balance more traditional techniques, the classes are structured but organic. I work with you as an individual as well as the group as a...
£17.5
Online & Cambridgeshire
Half day calligraphy workshops at my home near Ely, Cambs, all script including 'modern' pointed pen calligraphy, suitable for all levels from beginner to advanced, flexible dates, approximately fortnightly, no commitment beyond each workshop. Small groups of 3-6. Individual tuition with plenty of demonstration. Well-known professional calligrapher, fellow of the Calligraphy & Lettering Arts Society and the Society of Scribes & Illuminators. You can learn a script of your choice, experiment with scripts and work...
£18
Staffordshire
A relaxing arty evening with wine! Suitable from complete beginners to professionals. The monthly ‘theme’ is revealed when you arrive. Artwork samples are available to inspire you with lots of different media to experiment with! I’m available all evening to help & there is a cheese & biscuits break. Perfect art class for those unable to commit to regular class, & an unusual gift idea!
£25
Essex
Ever wanted to try your hand at Calligraphy? Why not come along to our small and friendly Saturday morning class where you'll be shown how to form beautiful letters using traditional dip pen and ink. We'll also try out some quills and bamboo pens with different inks and paints. So many lovely styles of lettering to learn and you don't need to have neat handwriting! Aimed at Beginners but Improvers can benefit too. Children are...
£25
Wiltshire - Next course on 8th June 2019
This is a plein air event, sketching in the beautiful grounds of Stanton Park, Swindon, SN6 7SF. You will be taught the basics of composition, and finding a focal point in your work and creating a mid ground contrast. We will give demonstrations to help learning and individual attention. We recommend using graded pencils and/or watercolour for this course. Please bring an A4 sketch pad, a 2B and 6B pencil, a sharpener and eraser. You...