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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.

£15
Cambridgeshire
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...
£30
Cambridgeshire
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...
£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...
£150
Isle of Anglesey
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.
£50
Greater London
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 WC1X. 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...
£75
Essex
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...
£35
Shropshire - Next course on 26th January 2018
Learn the Art of Calligraphy. Beginning with using felt pens to learn the Foundational alphabet, we'll then move on to dip pens and ink to create your own piece of calligraphy or bookmark. All materials are included for the workshop and we'll supply you with a small starter pack to help you in developing your new skill at home. Light refreshments provided but please bring a packed lunch.
£35
Gloucestershire - Next course on 26th February 2018
Join Emerald Paper Design on a beginners guide to modern calligraphy During the session, key modern calligraphy basics will be covered; how to use the essential tools, mark making drills to practice applying pressure to your new pen, and alphabet practices before moving on to whole words. Emma from Emerald Paper Design will be giving demonstrations each step of the way, as well as being on hand for individual guidance. You will also receive a...
£85
Devon - Next course on 16th January 2018
Series of eight 2 hour classes held in Sea Cadet Unit, Canal Banks, Exeter EX2 8DU and/or at Halberton Village Hall EX16 7AF 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 and /orAfternoon class 1.30-3.30
£38.5
Essex
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...