Modern Calligraphy – Birmingham Pen Museuem
Great for beginners and the more experienced calligraphy. Try your hand at this new on trend ‘Modern Calligraphy’.
A perfect start to learning all the basic skills of this fabulous art, leaving you with the confidence to create your own stationery for all those special occasions – even weddings!
Work with different nibs, inks and special Finetec inks to see for yourself how different they are whilst mastering the technique needed to form the letters. Moving onto flourishes, design, spacing and layout to create a finished piece of your choice. You’ll be amazed at what you can achieve in this time and how wonderful calligraphy is for those special day-to-day things you can use it for.
On this course you will get hands on with the new fun, quicker way to learn calligraphy using your fine point nib.
In the morning, we will get used to the script and practice and in the afternoon, I will show you design layout and all you will need to be happily confident that you can use this new-found skill regularly after leaving the class on all those special things you are creating.
I will also show you the difference different inks , nibs and papers make to your work and introduce you to ‘Coliro’ which is a fabulous new metallic product that makes your work look a million dollars!