Adult Beginners, Lettering by the Sea

Modern Calligraphy is what you want it to be and does not adhere to the same prescriptive rules laid down by traditional calligraphy. I love doing traditional calligraphy but the freedom allowed by modern calligraphy can be very exciting and fulfilling.   

This relaxing beginners workshop which uses my own modern style will also guide you to develop your own style.   No previous experience is required and all materials are provided.  An excellent introduction for anyone wanting to use calligraphy make gift tags, cards or even embellish their own artwork



  • Beginner level course
  • Introduction to the dip pen
  • Practicing using the pen by making marks on the page
  • Learn how to create new letter forms using templates 
  • Experiment with coloured inks
  • Lots of tips and information along the way
  • Hot and cold drinks including herbal teas and cakes/biscuits
  • Take away a starter pack to include a workbook, nib holder, nib,  and a little bottle of ink to continue your practice at home
  • Email support after the workshop 


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Adult Beginners, Lettering by the Sea