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Beginners' Calligraphy

Beginners' Calligraphy

Duration: 10 weeks, 2 hrs per week

Price: £85

Run by: Rebecca Osborne
at Rebecca Osborne

07909 605783

Stedham Memorial Hall
West Sussex
GU29 0NL

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About the Course

The course will introduce students to the Foundational hand, plus related capital letters. During the course we will cover:
• Setting up your working area
• Ruling up guidelines
• Preparing, fitting, cleaning and using nibs correctly
• Identifying the characteristics of the letter forms
• Understanding calligraphic terms
• Writing Foundational with good proportions, pen angle and spacing
• Looking at basic layouts and design
• Finishing a piece
• Finishing a simple spiral design with card covers and decorative papers

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Teas and coffees will be provided each week, along with a supply of ink to get you started. Nibs, pen holders and boards will be available to purchase from the tutor at a small cost.

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Course Start Dates

Thursday 24th January 2019

  • Disabled access
  • Suitable for beginners