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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy

5(2 reviews)
Learn how to write beautifully in pen and ink, with lettering artist Eleanor Herring
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In-person
£65 pp
2hrs 30min
Beginner
What happens in this class?

Try your hand at Modern Calligraphy and learn how to write beautifully in pen and ink, with lettering artist and illustrator Eleanor Herring.

In this beginners modern calligraphy class Eleanor will start by introducing you to the tools of the trade (which are yours to take away at the end of the class!) discussing materials, styles and the correct way to place the nib to paper as well as after care of all the materials.

The class will then dive straight into practicing basic calligraphy exercises making shapes and strokes with traditional black inks and flexible nibs, before moving on…

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Latest Reviews
5(2 reviews)
Katie - 17 December 2019
Eleanor was knowledgeable, friendly and a helpful teacher. We really enjoyed the class and would recommend. Thanks!
Charlotte - 4 October 2019
Learn about calligraphy and liven up your ligatures over a cheeky cocktail. Eleanor’s courses are always excellent!
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Age Requirement

18

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Your Teacher

Originally trained in precious metal design and painting, Eleanor has worked and studied as an artist and designer in the UK and South Korea for over a decade. Now based across her studios in South East London and Yorkshire, she works as a lettering artist, illustrator and creative workshop teacher.

With a passion for beautifully imperfect forms, painted surfaces and stylistic stationary for all occasions, she is always busy with a range of commissions for private and commercial clients designing invitations to personalising corporate gifts.

Whether you are looking to learn a new creative skill for your own project, students…

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Introduction to Modern Calligraphy

Reviews

Katie - 17 December 2019
Eleanor was knowledgeable, friendly and a helpful teacher. We really enjoyed the class and would recommend. Thanks!
Charlotte - 4 October 2019
Learn about calligraphy and liven up your ligatures over a cheeky cocktail. Eleanor’s courses are always excellent!