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Modern calligraphy at New Brewery Arts - Cotswolds, Gloucestershire


Duration: 2 hours

Price: £40

Book with: Yolande Goodman
at New Brewery Arts

New Brewery Arts
Brewery Court
Cirencester
Gloucestershire
GL7 1JH

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About the Course

During the session, key modern calligraphy basics will be covered; how to use the essential tools, mark making drills to practice applying pressure to your new pen, and alphabet practices before moving on to whole words. Emma from Emerald Paper Design will be giving demonstrations each step of the way, as well as being on hand for individual guidance. All participants will get a goodie bag to take away it will contain: 1 nib, 1 pen holder, 1 pot of ink and guide sheets for you to practice with at home.

All abilities welcome!

Emma Sunderland, the Creative Director behind Emerald Paper Design has been a graphic designer for 7 years, working on a number of packaging & branding projects for household names. After creating a friends wedding invitation, and other stationery, she decided to explore this new found love and passion more, that's when Emerald Paper was born.

You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester in the Cotswolds right next door to New Brewery Arts. Our former 19th Century Cotswold stone brewery barrel store has been beautifully transformed into 21st century accommodation, light and well-appointed with a craftsman’s attention to detail. We offer guest accommodation for up to 43 people over two floors in 14 rooms, with a choice of single, bunk, family and double bedrooms, 12 with en-suite facilities. A ground floor disabled-friendly room is also available. The hostel provides a stylish communal dining and relaxation area, self-catering kitchen, laundry facilities and lockers for your bike. As with all our courses and workshops these are led by experienced tutors and as you will be part of a small group there is plenty of time to focus on you.

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

What's included in the price?

All materials are included, and you will get a goodie bag to take away!



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Fantastic!

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Very good fun

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Super vibrant delivery, very knowledgeable and good atmosphere. Learnt all the alphabet letters and formation, how to use equipment and how to be patient and improvement will come with practice.

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Course Start Dates

Saturday 14th September 2019
Wednesday 30th October 2019
Friday 15th November 2019
Friday 13th December 2019
  • Accessible by public transport
  • Accommodation offered
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Disabled access
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Weekends

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