Calligraphy for Lettercarvers 17 - 21 October
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About the Course
The better informed we are the better the drawing hand becomes. This course will enable letter cutters to understand why the pen is important in the learning of letter forms.
Day 1: Introduction, pen exercises & Roman minuscules
Day 2: Continue to develop Roman minuscule & Roman capitals.
Day 3: Italics; pub lunch; visit to Ditchling Museum of Art & Craft & visit to Church.
Day 4: Continue italics with double pencils: Learning to adapt the calligraphic form for lettercutting.
Day 5: Drawing letters using a single pencil, using the calligraphic knowledge gained in the course.
Workshop fee does not include museum entry & pub lunch
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?
Tools and materials are not included but they can be borrowed from the tutor. Tea, coffee and biscuits are available all day.
You will receive individual tuition from one of the UK's most talented craftsman. An inspiring and creative venue, good company and maybe the start of something new!