Calligraphy-Beginners

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Course code: B54C

Learn about lettering, practise scripts and layouts, refine your style and develop projects! This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary using ZOOM.

When and where

Dates

From 02 Mar 2022 to 06 Apr 2022
Wed 18:45-21:00

6 weeks

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02 Mar 2022

18:45 to 21:00

09 Mar 2022

18:45 to 21:00

16 Mar 2022

18:45 to 21:00

23 Mar 2022

18:45 to 21:00

30 Mar 2022

18:45 to 21:00

06 Apr 2022

18:45 to 21:00


with Roma Widger

Cost

Fees and concessions

The total charge is £95.00. The tuition fee for this course is £95.00

Description

Learn how to create beautiful lettering in this relaxed and supportive class for beginners.<p><span style="font-weight: bold;">This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary using ZOOM.
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What can students expect?

Led by an experience tutor, you will have the opportunity to try practical calligraphy, with a different project in each lesson.
We will start with basic Round Hand, look at modern hand scripts and progress to Uncials.<p><span style="font-weight: bold;">This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary using ZOOM.</span></p>

Late starters allowed?

<span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;
mso-fareast-font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;;mso-ansi-language:EN-GB;mso-fareast-language:
EN-US;mso-bidi-language:AR-SA;mso-bidi-font-weight:bold">Yes, but this is a
short course, so it is best to join by week 2.</span>

Previous experience required?

No

What is the progression route?

More advanced calligraphy courses.

Are there any extra costs?

Just expendables like papers or inks possibly.

Work set between sessions?

Learners will be encouraged to practise in between classes.

What should students bring?

<ul><li>A dipping pen with a built-in or detachable reservoir</li><li>Nibs in size 0 and 2</li><li>Black ink</li><li>A ruler</li><li>Set square</li><li>Fine technical pencil</li><li>A3 calligraphy pad or copier paper</li></ul><span style="font-weight: bold;">Computer or tablet, stable internet connection, ability to use ZOOM if the course moves online.</span><br>

Teaching method/style?

Face to face, small groups, lots of practical exercises.

Equipment Required

See list above.&nbsp;<p>It would also be useful to look at the work of modern Calligraphers.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="font-weight: bold;">Computer or tablet, stable internet connection, ability to use ZOOM if the course moves online.</span></p>