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Next course in March

Letters of Love: a Valentine's modern calligraphy workshop at Chetham's Library

Sunday 10th February

11am - 3pm

£65 booking essential

INTRODUCTION TO CALLIGRAPHY

(2 1/2 hours)

£25

 

Sat 2nd Feb

10.30am-1pm SOLD OUT

or

Sat 2nd Feb

2.30pm to 5pm

 

Fall in love with calligraphy!

This workshop is aimed at the complete beginner.

As a first step before commiting to a full course, you will learn how to use a traditional pen and ink with both types of nibs: pointed and broad edge.

MODERN CALLIGRAPHY

(4 weeks)

£65

 

from Tue 5th Feb

10am-12noon

or

from Thu 7th Feb

7pm-9pm

 

This versatile new approach to calligraphy is perfect in itself or as a first step to more challenging styles.

 

No classes on Tue 19th and Thu 21st Feb

Next course in March

TRADITIONAL

COPPERPLATE

(8 weeks)

£85

 

from Wed 9th Jan

7pm-9pm

or 

from Thu 10th Jan

10am-12noon

 

Even though it is well known as a traditional, elegant and formal script, it could be adapted to a wide variety of projects with the adition of flourishing and bending the rules a bit.

GOTHIC

FRAKTUR

(8 weeks)

£85

 

from Tue 8th Jan

7pm-9pm

or 

from Fri 11th Jan

10am-12noon

 

Under the generic name of Gothic, there is a variety of styles, each one with their own beauty. Know more about their story and characteristics with us.