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Brush lettering or 'brush calligraphy' courses, classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Learn how to paint lettering with brush and ink to create beautiful shapes and lettering.

£60
Cumbria - Next course on 6th February 2019
Let’s explore the magic of fabulously creative brush lettering pens! There’s something very accessible about brush pen calligraphy and brush lettering – part of the fun is colour blending – your tutor, Claire, will show you how to paint simple words in sunset colours! You’ll have a selection of brush lettering pens to use on the day – bring a friend and you can swap your pens during the class for more variation in your...
£100
Cumbria - Next course on 6th February 2019
This is a combined option of the two separate workshops we have running on 6th February. Come and play with us for the day and enjoy a discounted rate. Start the day with learning how to write with a traditional dip pen, using lightness and pressure to create beautiful thin and thick strokes. Claire will teach the basics of a modern calligraphy alphabet and show you how to vary the flow of your lettering to...
£50
Hertfordshire
Led by Suzie Dicker, founder of luxury stationery brand A L'aise, this beginner's workshop will guide you through making your first stroke to writing beautiful quotes that will be lovely enough to hang on your wall at home! Whether you are a bride-to-be wanting hand-write your wedding invitations, or you'd like to enhance your art journalling skills, you can create a unique and beautiful lettering form that is totally individual.
£50
Greater London
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...
£40
Gloucestershire
In this Introduction to Brushlettering workshop you will learn everything you will need to begin creating your very own beautiful hand lettered style, adorn stationery & more. We will begin with the basics, exploring the possibilities of lettering with a brush & move through to techniques & compositions. The class is designed to give you the confidence to use your new skills in a variety of ways, we just know you will fall in love!...
£170
Cumbria
We are delighted that top calligrapher and tutor Gaynor Goffe is returning to Cumbria in May 2019 - full course details can be seen on our website Gaynor Goffe is one of the UK's foremost calligraphers and we're very excited she is coming to Greystoke, just close to the Lake District . Only rarely does she travel north. Her course was attended last year by both beginners and experience calligraphers and many have re booked...
£449
Gloucestershire - Next course on 4th March 2019
Chinese brush painting is an ancient art form dating back to about 4,000BC. Typical images depict flowers, birds and beautiful landscapes. We'll introduce you to the tools and materials and then teach you the techniques to get you started. This type of painting is enjoyed by many as a form of meditation due to the concentration needed in the preparation of the paint and the brush strokes used. Holiday highlights: • Skilled and experienced tutor...
£449
West Sussex - Next course on 11th November 2019
Chinese brush painting is an ancient art form dating back to about 4,000BC. Typical images depict flowers, birds and beautiful landscapes. We'll introduce you to the tools and materials and then teach you the techniques to get you started. This type of painting is enjoyed by many as a form of meditation due to the concentration needed in the preparation of the paint and the brush strokes used. Holiday highlights: • Skilled and experienced tutor...
£35
North Yorkshire
We're delighted to announce that Chris Newson will be running two workshops for Settle Community and Business Hub at the Settle Quaker Meeting House in the centre of Settle. She'll be running one in the morning from 10am to 12.30 noon and one in the afternoon from 1.30 to 4pm, to give you a hands-on introduction and improvers sessions for the wonderful world of Chinese brush painting. In each of these 2.5 hr workshops you...
£65
Essex - Next course on 3rd May 2019
Join us at Old Bank Studios for a one day machine embroidery workshop, focussing on lettering. Angie’s brand new workshop making illuminated letters using felt, foils, hand and machine embroidery. The designs are inspired by ancient manuscripts. Angie is a textile artist and tutor, who lives and works in Ledbury, Herefordshire. While a student she won the prestigious Charles Henry Foyle Trust Award for Stitched Textiles with her piece ‘Unfolding Word’ and had ‘Shroud’ accepted...