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Calligraphy courses, classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Learn calligraphy techniques with experienced tutors and make your greeting cards and invitations extra special. Would you like to learn calligraphy - the art of beautiful writing? Courses are offered for both experienced and beginner calligraphers. Join a calligraphy course, workshop or group and be inspired by expert tuition of this ancient art form. Every civilisation that uses the written word to convey meaning and communication has developed styles of calligraphy... imbuing the written text with extra layers of meaning, value and importance.

Next course on 29th August 2017
Tired of spending your working week in front of a computer screen? Why not have a go at learning a new creative skill like modern calligraphy? Babooche Calligraphy offers beginners modern calligraphy workshops in London NW9. These handwritten modern calligraphy workshops are held in a relaxing and fun venue in London. During the Babooche beginners modern calligraphy workshop you will learn the fundamentals of modern calligraphy and how to use a dip pen and ink...
Half day calligraphy workshops at my home near Ely, Cambs, 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 towards finished calligraphic compositions. Also offered is...
One day workshops near Ely, Cambridgeshire, 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. A leading 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 towards finished calligraphic compositions. Also offered is preparation for the...
Next course on 23rd September 2017
Each 2 day course is great for beginners and those with some experience. Dates for 2017 are: September 23-24 You'll create real pieces of calligraphy and try all sorts of tips that will allow you to carry on with this addictive skill. Please send me an email via the contact form above if you've any questions. The course is held in a lovely hotel in Bull Bay, Anglesey - sea views 100% guaranteed.
Next course on 18th November 2017
Calligraphy For Beginners - "Uncommon Uncials" Tutor: Jan Jeffreys FCLAS Definition of uncial: Uncial is a majuscule script (written entirely in capital letters) commonly used from the 3rd to 8th centuries AD by Latin and Greek scribes. Uncial letters were used to write Greek, Latin, and Gothic. UNCIALS UNCHAINED OR UNCOMMON UNCIALS, for beginners and improvers. A day to discover the pleasure of writing with the broad-edged pen. We will look at the beautiful St.Cuthbert...
Next course on 25th August 2017
2017 Course dates: Friday 17th February to Sunday 19th February Friday 2nd June to Sunday 4th February Friday 25th August to Sunday 27th August Friday 27th October to Sunday 29th October Beginners and improvers are equally welcome on this weekend calligraphy course, since the tuition can easily be adapted to meet everyone's individual needs. You will be encouraged to work in one or more calligraphy scripts, for example Formal or Cursive Italic, Foundational Hand, Uncial,...
Next course on 18th November 2017
Traditionally Chinese Brush Painting is more than a representation of an object; it is also a symbolic expression. Rather than looking at the subject as you paint, you bring it forth from your mind and heart, becoming part of nature. The aim with Chinese Brush Painting is that each brush stroke is a defining move that produces a portion of the painting that is neither improved upon nor corrected. This introduction to the techniques and...
Next course on 6th September 2017
During the Babooche brush calligraphy workshop you will learn the fundamentals of modern calligraphy and how to use a brush and ink to hand write beautiful calligraphy and shapes. At a Babooche modern calligraphy workshop you will start off by learning and practising some basic strokes to get a feel of how to use your brush and ink before moving into the lower case alphabet and then capitals. We will then practise a phrase or...
Series of eight 2 hour classes held in Sea Cadet Unit, Canal Banks, Exeter EX2 8DU An introduction to Round Hand & italic calligraphic scripts, designing and laying out a piece of work and other applications of your new found skills. Evening class 6.30 - 8.30
Join calligrapher & lettering artist Julie Chaney for a full-day calligraphy class in the riverside village of Mistley.

 Immerse yourself in the art of beautiful writing - for pleasure, relaxation or study. After a short introduction to a variety of calligraphic styles, we will begin with the basics of forming elegant letters using pencil, dip pen and ink.  An array of tools and techniques used will also be explored and experimented with. There will be...