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Shimmering Calligraphy Course
7th October 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm£18
A Shimmering Calligraphy Course held over four Fridays in October 2016.
In this course you will learn the art of Round Hand, flourishes, layout and finished design work. You will be using a dip pen, ink and gold shimmer powder to create a beautiful glimmering picture with gold powder laid in your ink work. It will really sparkle in the sun.
Everything is provided including a basic pen, nib, ink, shimmer powder and paper. A frame can be purchased separately to proudly show your work.
There are four classes on Friday afternoons from 2.00pm to 4.00pm – starting 7th October 2016 through to 28th October 2016
£18 per class or £60 for all four if you book them together.
The course will be held at the Artshed (part of the Wistow Gallery) in Wistow, Leicestershire. Easy to find with lots of free parking.
7th October. Learning Round Hand calligraphy style and getting comfortable with the fibre pen.
14th October. Progressing to flourishes, capitals & pan-grams with fibre pen.
21st October. Advance to dip pen and start to create your unique design, layout and ink technique.
28th October. Create your finished picture using all your newly learnt skills and adding a beautiful gold shimmer to give that extra special look that can only be created with this special ink mix.