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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.

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This evening course involves an essential calligraphy technique related to a visual art of writing Hangul, the Korean alphabet. Begin by learning how to hold the brush, write a stroke and study the 24 consonants and vowels of Hangul. The course also integrates additional aspects of Korean culture to promote students’ cross-cultural awareness and understanding. * Class suitable for all levels with an enthusiasm for Hangul and Calligraphy. Here at The Korean Cultural Centre we...
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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...
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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...
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Each 2 day course is great for beginners and those with some experience. Dates for 2016 (so far) are: June 17-18 : Beautiful Lettering from my Calligraphy pen September 24-15 : Calligraphy in Colour 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...
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These informal classes for all levels are taught by Jilly Hazeldine. She is a Fellow of the Society of Scribes & Illuminators and a Full Member of Letter Exchange. She is author of 'Contemporary Calligraphy - How to use formal scripts today' and joint author of the SSI's Calligraphy Correspondence Course. She also runs her own correspondence courses. She teaches widely in the UK, works to commission and produces her own creative work for exhibition...
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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...
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Next course on 2nd June 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,...
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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...
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Next course on 22nd April 2017
Spend a morning learning the elegant art of modern calligraphy and produce a beautiful quote for display. The first part of the workshop will cover the basics of how to hold the calligraphy pen, how to form the alphabet, both upper case and lower case, and how to join up letters to make words. We will then move on to writing a quote for display, looking at how to lay it out attractively and draw...
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Next course on 7th March 2017
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. Afternoon class begins 1pm and evening class (on the same day) begins at 6.30