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Our Calligraphy & Lettering Arts Courses
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October

Calligraphy for Beginners - Italic Hand
Thursday 5th October 2017
9.45am - 4.30pm
Tutor: Mary Noble

£80
Using broad-edged dip pens learn the beautiful Italic hand from scratch. Italic is a versatile script that works large and small, for formal and informal occasions. It is also the one to master if you later wish to learn flourishing which adds decorative extras, producing livelier writing.
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November

Calligraphy Illumination - Working with Colour and Gold
Sunday 12th November 2017
9.45am - 4.30pm
Tutor: Janet Mehigan

£80
Learn the art of decoration and illumination using gilding techniques and real gold. Create a single initial letter to enhance your calligraphy or design a small miniature with vibrant colour and gold that can be placed in a frame. The tutor is a calligrapher with more than 30 years’ teaching experience and author of a number of calligraphy books, including two on illumination.
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Calligraphy for Christmas
Friday 24th November 2017
9.45am - 4.30pm
Tutor: Mary Noble

£80
Pen your own personalised cards, labels, place cards and small boxes and make this Christmas particularly special. Calligraphy and festive pen patterns can be combined to great decorative effect. The calligraphy skills you learn for Christmas will continue to be useful for occasions throughout the year. Tutor and professional calligrapher, Mary Noble, has many books to her name and has taught for more than 20 years.
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December

Textual Art - Abstract Letterform
Friday 8th December 2017
9.45am - 4.30pm
Tutor: Simon Sonsino

£80
In this workshop you will explore abstract calligraphy with expressive form and will work through a set of exercises creating abstract letterform with different mark-making tools (one of which you'll make yourself). This is a pressure-free zone - no rules and no rights or wrongs
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Textual Art - Abstract Letterform
Saturday 9th December 2017
9.45am - 4.30pm
Tutor: Simon Sonsino

£80
In this workshop you will explore abstract calligraphy with expressive form and will work through a set of exercises creating abstract letterform with different mark-making tools (one of which you'll make yourself). This is a pressure-free zone - no rules and no rights or wrongs
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