Calligraphy - Beginners

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Course codeN28A

Learn about lettering, practise scripts and layouts, refine your style and develop projects!

When and where

Dates

From 09 Jun 2021 to 14 Jul 2021
Wed 18:45-21:00

6 weeks

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09 Jun 2021

18:45 to 21:00

16 Jun 2021

18:45 to 21:00

23 Jun 2021

18:45 to 21:00

30 Jun 2021

18:45 to 21:00

07 Jul 2021

18:45 to 21:00

14 Jul 2021

18:45 to 21:00


with Roma Widger

Cost

Fees and concessions information

The full (undiscounted) fee for this course is £95 , the concession rate is £57. Please note that concession rates are subject to proof of eligibility. For more details click here to see our fees policy.

Description

Learn how to create beautiful lettering in this relaxed and supportive class for beginners.
The course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move online if necessary using Zoom

What can students expect?

This will be an 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.

Late starters allowed?

Yes

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?

• A dipping pen with a built-in reservoir, or a detachable reservoir
• Nibs in size 0 and 2
• Black ink
• A ruler
• Set square
• Fine technical pencil
• A3 calligraphy pad or copier paper
Computer or tablet, stable internet connection, ability to use of Zoom if the course is delivered online.

Teaching method/style?

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

Equipment Required

A dipping pen with a built-in reservoir, or a detachable reservoir
• Nibs in size 0 and 2
• Black ink
• A ruler
• Set square
• Fine technical pencil
• A3 calligraphy pad or copier paper
Computer or tablet, stable internet connection, ability to use of Zoom if the course is delivered online.