Christmas calligraphy

Christmas is coming and imagine your beautiful calligraphy on cards, gift tags, framed images... 

The basic skills of calligraphy can easily extended to make beautiful additions to anyone's Christmas. 

This one day workshop will show you different techniques and applications to use your calligraphy in the lead up towards Christmas day. 

This is not for absolute beginners because you'll need to have at least a little confidence in using a pen or brush, though on-hand guidance will be given throughout the day. Starting with some basics and warm-up exercises, the morning will comprise of experimenting with different letterforms and tools to produce a range of effects. The focus for the morning will be on how to produce beautiful lettering and designs. The afternoon will look at actually applying the lettering and making up items to take home such as greetings cards, gift tags and wrapping paper. 

A broad range of pens, brushes and papers will be provided though students are welcome to bring their own as well.

We need a minimum of 4 people to run this workshop. it is open to those age 16 and old as long as they are accompanied by a full paying adult.

This workshop is run by local artist Patrick.

During all of our workshops photographs are taken for promotional purposes only. 

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