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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.

£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...
£55
Greater Manchester - Next course on 21st June 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 – I’ll 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 lettering! (It’s a...
£55
Greater Manchester - Next course on 5th July 2019
So you love all the gorgeous hand lettering on Instagram and Pinterest, but you have never held a calligraphy pen before. Maybe you had a calligraphy set for Christmas, or you made a New Year’s resolution to learn a new hobby? Calligraphy pens aren’t as mysterious as they seem – in fact, in this workshop I’ll talk you through everything you need to know to make magic come out of a calligraphy pen. We’ll start...
£65
London
Come join a special 2 hours workshop that will help you create fabulous Calligraphy Christmas cards in your own style! The workshop will start with an introduction to the supplies you will use during the MagInk Letters trip. Then the calligraphy exercises will begin with basic strokes and letter forms. You’ll practice the alphabet to get used to writing the letters. During the workshop there will be plenty of time for 1 to 1 tuition...
£65
London
The elegant Copperplate never goes out of fashion! It's like the Little Black Dress! Always stunning. Join us for a Copperplate Calligraphy Class and fine letters that can guide you to create your distinctive lettering, full of character and charm that you can use in your everyday artistic work or your occasional writing! You will learn Copperplate basic principles and rules that make it so beautiful and delicate, you will find out techniques to create...
£65
London
Is the big day coming? Are you looking for some beautiful place cards , envelopes or thank you notes to give to your guests? Well, you are at the right place! Join our 2 hours workshop to learn how to make your own place cards, thank you cards and envelopes using calligraphy and flourishing. We’ll start with introducing you to the supplies we are going to use during our Wedding Calligraphy workshop. Then we can...
£80
Buckinghamshire - Next course on 6th July 2019
This introduction to modern calligraphy will teach you how to create beautiful letters with a nib and ink. This course will introduce you to the basics of modern calligraphy, starting with the tools and strokes then leading on to the modern calligraphy alphabet. Once you have built up confidence with the alphabet we will move on to joining the letters to create seamless words. The day will end with a couple of projects putting your...
£60
Cumbria - Next course on 6th June 2019
Join the talented local calligrapher, Claire Gould, for a relaxed beginner's modern calligraphy workshop where you will learn everything to get you started with beautiful handwritten lettering styles. So you love all the gorgeous hand lettering on Instagram and Pinterest, but you have never held a calligraphy pen before. Maybe you had a calligraphy set for Christmas, or you made a New Year’s resolution to learn a new hobby. We’ll start with assembling a pen...
£55
Birmingham
If you have always hankered to try your hand at calligraphy then this is the workshop for you! I will show you how to write a sharpened italic script, step by step, first with a pencil then with a square edged fibre tip pen so that you get used to holding the pen correctly. I will then demonstrate how to form the letters with a calligraphy pen and dip pen/ink. I’ll show you how to...
£38.50
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.  There will be demonstrations of lettering and an array of tools and techniques used will also be...