Top 10 Best Calligraphy classes, courses, learnings kits and gifts in the UK

Take pride in your penmanship! Whether you want to enhance your handwriting to make striking art using cursive and italic styles or to make writing your own fancy wedding invitations an easy task, a calligraphy class is the best way to practise and build your skills. Learning calligraphy in a beginners workshop will help you build your abilities using basic and advanced techniques. From English gothic letters from the alphabet to painting intricate Japanese characters, reach your writing goals in a calligraphy workshop.

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1. Modern calligraphy kit for beginners and improvers - brush calligraphy set with pen
Amy, is a modern calligrapher with extensive calligraphy experience. This kit has been developed to help you learn the art of brush lettering by taking you from the basics and essential strokes to forming beautiful phrases. This kit is perfect for beginners and improvers. Printed on premium silk paper, the kit includes 15 pages of comprehensive and fun worksheets and 10 pages of practice sheets, which will take you from forming the key shapes and learning how to use your pen to forming phrases. There are lots of helpful tips and tricks and clear instructions to help you learn, developed through her teaching of calligraphy and experience in the field. There are also guided videos to support you. What is included in the kit: • My favourite black brush pen - the must-have modern calligraphy tool. • Each set is personalised with a gift tag for the recipient with their name hand-lettered in calligraphy. • The basics worksheets - Two fun pages of activities to master those all-important strokes to help you form letters perfectly • Capital letters worksheets - How to form capital letters, with breakdowns of each stroke to help you learn • Lowercase letters worksheets - Once you've mastered the capitals it's time to crack the lowercase letters • Joining letters worksheets - This is one of the hardest things to learn so there are lots of fun exercises to help you start forming words and joining letters together with ease • 10 pages of practice sheets with a helpful guide to support you to make your letters the perfect size and height • Three a6 cards to trace over and create your own calligraphy postcards • One blank A6 card to show off your new-found skill. Why not post it to a friend and send them some love. • The kit is held together with a cute pink heart clip. • access to a supportive private Facebook group for more tips, tricks and feedback. The worksheets suitable for use with a dip pen or brush pen. Brush pen is provided. Supporting videos: If you want some help to get you on your way there is an option to add the supporting videos. A link will be included in your kit. The videos will be guiding you through each of the worksheets to help you form beautiful letters in no time. With over 30 minutes of videos, each section of the workbook has it's own tutorial to help you get to grips with calligraphy. My order is a gift: A calligraphy kit makes a wonderful gift. Please add your loved ones address for the shipping address and this will be posted straight to them. I can also include a free gift message inside the parcel. If you would prefer to add a greeting card please order from my etsy shop www.theamyverse.etsy.com. Please note the kit is packaged in the postage box in the photos and the kit will be inside the pink bag. If it is a gift, I will add their name in calligraphy to this.
£24
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4. Calligraphy Starter Kit
The complete Calligraphy Starter Kit, perfect for you to learn calligraphy at your pace! All you need for your calligraphy practice - Lowercase & Uppercase Practice Pads, Calligraphy Pen, Calligraphy Nib & Calligraphy Ink. Our bestselling calligraphy item gathers supplies carefully curated for a great calligraphy experience. This kit provides all materials you need to get started in pointed pen calligraphy. Suitable both for beginners looking for a complete set to develop an elegant style and intermediates who wish for high quality tools and who want to enhance their script. This Premium Calligraphy Kit includes: Copperplate Calligraphy Practice Pads – Lowercase (connecting and spacing included) + Uppercase ( Numbers & Symbols included) Blank Grids Calligraphy Practice Pad 3:2:3 ratio 1 black dual pen holder 3 nibs 3 inks – 1 black ink, 1 mint ink, 1 lila ink 1 handmade pottery pen rest 1 linen bag for your pen holder The Practice Pads provide instructions on setting up, position and posture for your calligraphy practice. Instructions on letter construction, together with special grids and traceable letters will help you develop muscle memory and achieve good shapes and proportions for your Copperplate script. You will find a great delight working on the smooth surface of the 120 gsm paper of the Practice Pads. All letters were first done manually in calligraphy, then vectored for a clean and clear outline. One Practice Pad is for lowercase letters, connecting and spacing and the black Practice Pad is for uppercase letters, numbers and symbols, so that you can achieve a complete script. The inks are made in house and all tools and materials are carefully curated, considering the struggles every beginner goes through at first. Some of the components were made by local artists for a high end touch. Amalia Calligraphy is not responsible for damaged, lost or delayed shipments. Customs/duties/taxes may be charged to customers at the discretion of the border officials, and this is beyond Amalia Calligraphy control.
£97
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5. Deluxe Calligraphy Kit for Beginners
Our Deluxe Calligraphy Kit is perfect to learn calligraphy at your pace! All you need for your calligraphy practice is included- Lowercase & Uppercase Practice Pads, Calligraphy Pen, Calligraphy Nib & Calligraphy Ink, Flourishing Workbook, Pottery Pen Rest, Leather Pencil Case. This kit provides all materials you need to get started in pointed pen calligraphy. Suitable both for beginners looking for a complete set to develop an elegant style and intermediates who wish for high quality articles. Our Deluxe Calligraphy Kit includes: Copperplate Calligraphy Practice Pads – Lowercase (connecting and spacing included) + Uppercase ( Numbers & Symbols Included) Flourishing Workbook Blank Grids Calligraphy Practice Pad 3:2:3 ratio 1 Copper Hue Dual Pen Holder 4 nibs 3 inks – 1 Black Ink, 1 Light Blue Ink, 1 Turquoise Ink 1 handmade Pottery Pen Rest 1 leather handmade Pencil Case 1 Metal Box for holding your nibs 1 Linen Bag to hold your pen holder The Practice Pads provide instructions on setting up, position and posture for your calligraphy practice. Instructions on letter construction, together with special grids and traceable letters will help you develop muscle memory and achieve good shapes and proportions for your Copperplate script. You will find a great delight working on the smooth surface of the 120 gsm paper of the Practice Pads. All letters were first done manually in calligraphy, then vectored for a clean and clear outline. One Practice Pad is for lowercase letters, connecting and spacing and the other Practice Pad is for uppercase letters, numbers and symbols, so that you can achieve a complete script. This kit also brings you a blank greed practice pad for your to continue practicing using the right proportions. After achieving the entire alphabet, numbers and symbols, it's time to get your calligraphy to the next level with the Flourishing Workbook, which will help you understand where to place your flourishes, how to trace them and will help you develop your style after working and testing over 180 different flourish models. The inks are made in house and all tools and materials are carefully curated, considering the struggles every beginner goes through at first. Some of the components were made by local artists for a high end touch. Amalia Calligraphy is not responsible for damaged, lost or delayed shipments. Customs/duties/taxes may be charged to customers at the discretion of the border officials, and this is beyond Amalia Calligraphy control.
£117
00

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