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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.

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...
Greater London - Next course on 20th July 2019
Come and join us at our two and a half hour ‘Introduction to Modern Calligraphy’ workshop from 4:00-6.30pm in the private dining room in a magical setting at Megan’s on Kings Road. We will cover all the basics to get you started with this wonderful art form and all the essential modern calligraphy kit will be provided for you to then take home. You will also enjoy Prosecco and nibbles. We are keeping the numbers...
Surrey - Next course on 8th September 2019
A relaxed workshop where you will learn the rewarding skill of Modern Calligraphy surrounded by flowers and taught by the inspiration Nyree of Paint & Ink Studio. Anyone can learn to write beautiful modern calligraphy, you don't need good handwriting - promise! Join Nyree in our gorgeous floral setting where you will be taught the basic strokes of modern calligraphy and how to set up your pen. Nyree will then move onto the alphabet and...
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...
Cumbria - Next course on 1st October 2019
Join talented illuminator, Sarah Lace, for a two day workshop to learn the historic craft of illuminated lettering. This workshop offers the opportunity to learn something of the history and origins about these art forms as we examine a range of styles from 6th century Celtic through to the modern day; showing their development through time. Sarah will help with the design of your piece including simple techniques of constructing Celtic knotwork and spirals, decoration...
Online & Cambridgeshire
Half day calligraphy workshops at my home near Ely, Cambs, all script including 'modern' pointed pen calligraphy, 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...
Ever wanted to try your hand at Calligraphy? Why not come along to our small and friendly Saturday morning class where you'll be shown how to form beautiful letters using traditional dip pen and ink. We'll also try out some quills and bamboo pens with different inks and paints. So many lovely styles of lettering to learn and you don't need to have neat handwriting! Aimed at Beginners but Improvers can benefit too. Children are...
West Sussex
Our popular brush workshop will take you through using the latest 'must have' calligraphy tool -  the brush pen. You will be creating letter-forms, designing layouts and mixing colours on acetate sheets. Before you know it, you will be creating your very own brush lettering artwork to impress your friends! Whether you are an expert calligrapher, or just starting out, come and join us on the Brush workshop to expand your lettering knowledge. To help...
Somerset - Next course on 1st July 2019
Learn how to combine calligraphy with floral drawings to create beautiful artwork for cards, home décor and special gifts. You’ll learn how to use a dip pen and ink to make line drawings of wreaths and floral designs, then adorn them with modern calligraphy words or quotes. Whether you’re looking to create your own wedding invitations or handmade art work to display in your home or are looking for a creative and relaxing hobby, this...
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...

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