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About the Course
One day workshops near Ely, Cambridgeshire, 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. A leading 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 towards finished calligraphic compositions.
Also offered is preparation for the Calligraphy and Lettering Arts Society certificates and diplomas, for which Gaynor is an examiner.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. The voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
Tools and materials list provided on request, beginners can borrow tools and materials as necessary. Tea and coffee provided.
A very reasonably priced day with an excellent calligrapher and tutor. Gaynor has a talent for moving you along at your own individual pace and most pupils achieve a piece of writing by the end of the day.
M.Utting - - #7353
I have been studying with Gaynor for several years and long may it continue. She is both an excellent calligrapher and tutor, offering guidance and support whilst encouraging her pupils to develop their own style.
Alison - - #6149
Unlike many experts, Gaynor does not have a rigid and inflexible approach to teaching her art. She manages a class of all abilities and interests, giving sufficient attention to each. It always amazes me how she manages to switch instantly between scripts for individual demonstrations. I came to her after a frustrating series of lessons elsewhere in which I was never allowed to progress beyond two pencils strapped together. Gaynor quickly had me practising with a dip pen in several different scripts and does not insist on perfection before moving on to something new. She is always happy to go with ones interests, rather than teaching to a strict order of attainment, which is very refreshing.
J Venter - - #6008
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Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.
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