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The structure and principles of calligraphy and letter art are taught to encourage an understanding and exploration of calligraphy and lettering art, with design, materials,colour, book making and illustration.

Please see my 'news and events page' for current workshop details.

Studio course at Crafthole, SE Cornwall  

Please contact me to if you would like to be added to my e mail list for further courses for both beginners and those with experience.

W O R K S H O P S
Can be arranged in a variety of topics, varying in length from a day, a weekend or longer. I welcome inquires, and am happy to discuss any of the workshop topics listed below with you, to suit Calligraphy groups, adult education or art groups.
For traveling distances over 100 miles I would prefer to run 2 day and longer courses.

 

 

Texture colour and pattern 

This workshop is suitable for those with some calligraphy experience.

‘Create - expressive and textural lettering’     N E W

An exploration of letter and word shapes, working initially with a pencil on skeletal forms then

introducing you to the ruling pen, cola pen and folded pen to create fresh and unique textural lettering

We will explore, discuss and develop dynamic letter and word patterns, creating texture working with these unique tools, building confidence and skill within a sense of play….to stretch the imagination!

This workshop is suitable for those with some calligraphy experience

Dancing Capitals    N E W

Working with pencil and other tools to create Capitals that dance, referencing both historical and contemporary capitals to develop your own dancing style and character.

This workshop is suitable for those with some calligraphy experience.

 

Woven words    

This workshop is suitable for those with some calligraphy experience.

 

Page pattern and placement   

Introduction to Illustration

No calligraphy or drawing experience is required.

 

Expressive calligraphic Lettering

This workshop will look at ways you can develop attitude in your calligraphy, by exploring, discussing and working on letter and word shapes to create colourful calligraphic textures ideal for use in contemporary calligraphy, using a variety of tools.

This workshop is suitable for those with some calligraphy experience

 

Troubleshooting surfaces

No calligraphy experience required.

 

Decorated Capitals

No calligraphy or drawing experience required.

 

Formal writing

Back to basics with script, working from a historical foundation but keeping in mind that we are calligraphers in 2012. Studying in depth and developing your own individuality.

Suitable for both the beginner and those with some experience.

 

Italic Flourishes

This workshop is suitable for those with some calligraphy experience.

 

Just what can Italic do?

light and dark / tall and small. This workshop considers the changing shapes of Italic, what are the best mediums to use, how to achieve crisp lettering, writing on coloured surfaces as well as white. This workshop is suitable for those with some calligraphy experience.

 

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