With Alma Swan of Exeter Letterers For those of you unable to attend Alma’s course in person we offer the option of joining us online! A fantastic introduction to simple and effective paper embossing which can be used alone or work with calligraphy or decorative paper arts with clear and concise instruction from Alma Swan. We invite you to share your outcomes with Alma and of course be in touch if you have any concerns or need help by email for the duration of the course. Beginners and improvers are most welcome, this is also a great technique to share with children of any age with a little forward preparation!

What's included in the price?

You will be sent an instructional video for your course as well as useful templates.

What you will need

All you need are some basic household items, drawing paper and a few pencil case items (you will be sent a detailed list when you subscribe) you can expand this to use ‘purpose made’ items as well if you get hooked, all this is explained in the video.


1 hour



The Old Kennels

with Craft Courses since 2020

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Established in 2003, The Old Kennels hosts a variety of courses tutored by local, national & international craftspeople. We have built a reputation for engaging highly skilled and respected tutors whilst providing a welcoming, relaxed, supportive atmosphere in which to learn, escape day-to-day stresses and immerse yourself in creativity. Set in the midst of the beautiful rolling Blackdown Hills in the heart of Devon, we also offer accommodation in our pretty four star apartment ‘The Loft’.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Children
  • Wheelchair users
  • Hearing impaired
  • Limited mobility
  • Learning difficulties (SEN)
  • Intermediate level
  • Mother's Day
  • Christmas
  • Pet lovers
  • Easter
  • Romantic
  • Spooky
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Father's Day
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This course is taught online