In this course, we go back to basics with the italic script looking at the essential features that enable us to write the script beautifully. There'll be basic warm up exercises before an in-depth look at every letter. Capitals are also shown. The script will be applied to a greeting card and other ideas will be given. There's also a bonus lesson on the italic script in historical manuscripts.

What's included in the price?

Sunita is a Calligraphy and Lettering Arts Society UK Accredited tutor Exercises that will give you confidence and flow in using the nib and an understanding of the structure of the hand (a stage that is often overlooked when learning a new script) Forever access to videos and course Detailed videos of every stroke and commentary that will enable you get those letters looking right! Videos of every letter are grouped according to characteristics to enable you understand and learn faster. You can watch again and again to use to fine tune your letterforms Exemplar downloadable pdf Demonstrations on letter and word spacing.

What you will need

Calligraphy nibs, paper, ink plus some materials for a greeting card project A sloped padded board is recommended but can be improvised with household items





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Sunita has been studying calligraphy since 2011. She has an Intermediate Diploma (distinction) with the Calligraphy and Lettering Arts Society and has achieved their accredited tutor status. Sunita serves on the committee of the local calligraphy group Hampshire Calligraphers. Sunita loves teaching creative lettering and seeing students relax and enjoy the process.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Christmas
  • Mother's Day
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This course is taught online