Sat, 18 Sept|
Creative Coffee Hub
Modern Calligraphy Workshop
Learn the wonderful art of modern calligraphy! You leave being able to write in the gorgeous script. The fun and laughter is an added bonus!
Time & Location
18 Sept 2021, 10:30 – 12:35
Creative Coffee Hub, 17a Raddlebarn Rd, Selly Oak, Birmingham B29 6HJ, UK
About the Event
“Lisa’s classes are really fun. She has a wonderful outgoing personality which combined with her skill at calligraphy makes for a perfect class. She shares tips, is really encouraging. I would thoroughly recommend this to anyone who wants to learn something new” Penny, Bromsgrove
“I went to the modern calligraphy workshop today and had a lovely time - the technique was explained clearly by Lisa and she was on hand to offer lots of advice - there was lots of time to practice and it was a really relaxed and friendly environment!” Catherine, Birmingham
Being able to write beautifully is a fantastic skill, whether you want to write lovely cards or pen a letter to someone special or create your own wedding invitations…the list goes on.
Lisa of Little Artisan Studio is hosting an introduction workshop to guide you through starting to learn the skills of modern calligraphy. The process will build up your confidence so when you leave, you will have learnt how to use modern calligraphy as a writing style
You will have an opportunity to practice shapes and lettering to learn
- how shapes are created and practice swirls and lines
- practice lower case letters to build up your confidence on using the lines and swirls
- practice upper case letters to compliment your learning of lower case
- start to write using both lower and upper case letters to form words and practice different styles
It is a lovely way to make new friends in a relaxed, friendly and social environment. Whether you come on your own or with a friend, you will be greeted with lots of smiles and be ready to have a great time.
You will get lots of support as workshops are relaxed and friendly, perfect for learning. The emphasis is on having fun and encouraging you to learn a new skill and gain confidence to practice your new found modern calligraphy skills.
An essential starter kit will be provided as part of the workshop so you have the tools to use in class and as importantly to take away with you.
You will be guided through the starter kit, including how to use pen and ink and worksheets to develop the shapes and strokes that make up letters. Before moving onto practicing writing the alphabet and creating words.
By the end you will have the basics of modern calligraphy so you can go on to develop your own fabulous style!!