10.00am-12.30pm OR 1.30pm to 4.00pm
£55 inc fresh coffee/tea/home made biscuits
Material Charges : included , and to take home
Create beautiful Christmas lettering using 'Gorgeously Swirly Calligraphy' - with Claire from By Moon and Tide
Join Claire for this friendly and relaxed Calligraphy workshop and learn how to write using this wonderful style of modern Calligraphy to create your own gorgeous cards, gift tags and more! This By Moon & Tide workshops is perfect for absolute beginners as well as those with a little Calligraphy experience - all are welcome!
The workshop will take place in our lovely listed first floor studio, the Swallow Barn, where Claire's every hand movement and flourish will be filmed close up and projected onto a large screen above her, for all to see. This means everyone can enjoy their welcome coffee and biscuit from the comfort of their chairs and take it all in. Of course you can move closer to watch if you prefer!
You’ll have fun getting to grips with a dip pen and copperplate nib in this friendly, relaxed class, from initial scratches and swirls you’ll soon be writing beautiful letters, all in the space of a couple of hours!
By Moon & Tide modern calligraphy workshops are fun, informal sessions, ideal for individuals or for sharing with friends. Please join us if you can – we’d love to help you learn the art of beautiful writing. Everyone will have some personal tuition on the day as well as the opportunity to watch demos and ask questions as you learn.
Modern Calligraphy Saturday 17 Aug 2024 10AM or 1.30PM
Modern Calligraphy at Christmas Saturday 16 Nov 2024 10AM or 1.30PM
Please bring: All materials will be provided, including a calligraphy pen and nib, ink, calligraphy practice worksheets, and you will be able to take away your own Calligraphy set at the end of the day. If you have your own watercolours please bring them along so you can add a little colour to your creations! If you don’t have any, basic watercolour palettes will be provided on the day.
About the Artist Claire Gould is a talented calligrapher of 'By Moon & Tide', with a studio on the edge of the Lake District. She’s inspired by the world around her and has been writing and selling calligraphy for 15 years, now incorporating the art into her candle business - as well as producing her very popular Calligraphy Trees of Life!
|Sat 17th August 2024 10:00 am
|Sat 17th August 2024 1:30 pm
|Sat 16th November 2024 10:00 am
|Sat 16th November 2024 1:30 pm