Modern Calligraphy Class for Beginners AM

Modern Calligraphy Class Somerset


Enjoy a calming Saturday morning learning the basics of modern calligraphy with a dip pen and ink at this class for beginners in Wells, Somerset.

At this relaxing calligraphy class, you’ll learn about the key materials and skills needed to create beautiful hand lettering. After learning how the pointed pen works, you’ll practice making the fundamental strokes and then use them to form letters and words in a modern calligraphy style.

You’ll also make some festive gift tags to take home featuring your beautiful lettering!

These workshops’ ideal if you want to create your own Christmas cards, wedding stationery or hand-lettered home décor, or are looking for a creative and relaxing hobby.

Light refreshments and mince pies are included.

DAY: Saturday 6th November 2021

TIME: 10 am - 12:30 pm (An afternoon class on the same date is also available)

WHERE: Heritage Courtyard Studios, Sadler Street, WELLS, BA5 2RR (Through the arch to the left of the art shop
It’s in the town centre close to all the shops, cafes and sights.


• Learn about the essential (and tried and tested) tools you need to get going and how to use them effectively

• Find out why modern calligraphy is more about drawing than writing (and you don’t need good handwriting either!)

• Make the basic strokes and use them to build a beautiful alphabet

• Know how to start lettering words for your own projects


This workshop is suitable for complete beginners and improvers and left and right-handed writers. Under 18’s must be accompanied by a responsible adult.


Seats are limited so reserve your spot soon.

Light refreshments are included.

The venue is accessed by stairs.

The nearest car parks are at Union Street and Waitrose - about a 5 - 7 minute walk away.

Please note: In case of accidental ink flicking please don’t wear your best clothes!

Refunds are not available on this booking. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?


• All materials are provided to use

• Experienced and qualified teacher

• Workbook PDF emailed to you after

• Plenty of one-to-one tuition in a small group

• Discounted pop-up shop to purchase materials to take home

• Tea, coffee, mince pies


Charlotte Andrews at Mirabelle Makery


6 Heritage Courtyard
Sadler Street

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Christmas
  • Public transport
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners


2½ hours (10:00am to 12:30pm)

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