Calligraphy - Beginners and Improvers | Broadstairs Library

Calligraphy - Beginners and Improvers at Broadstairs Library

Calligraphy - Beginners and Improvers at Broadstairs Library

Price: £87.00 Starts: 14/01/2020 Time: 13:00 - 15:00
Tutor: Naoko Munro Ends: 03/03/2020 Location: Broadstairs Library
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: TUE Duration: 7 weeks

About this course

For the students who would like to learn the art of beautiful writing. This course is a great start to the world of calligraphy- perfect for beginners and those with some experience. Introduction will be given in a major calligraphy hand. The students will gradually explore various historical scripts and variations. It will introduce simple manuscript decoration, layout, colouring and the students will create their own project to their individual levels. The students will learn calligraphy step by step in a calm atmosphere. A flexible approach to teaching working on a one to one basis with students whenever possible.


By the end of the course, you should be able to:
- Set up a working area efficiently.
- Use calligraphy tools and materials correctly.
- Study and write a historical script.
- Rule up guidelines correctly and make a simple layout.
- Some students, create your own project(s) or participate in group work
- Working to relevant Health and Safety guidelines

There is no set of homework, but you are welcome to practice and do further work at home.

How will I be taught?

Tutors will use a variety of teaching methods including demonstrations, one to one guidance, group discussions and critiques. You will undertake critical reflection and evaluation and be motivated to develop creative skills and enhance/develop personal skills. Your tutor will monitor your progress against the outcomes of the course using an Individual Learning Plan. You will get to add your own goals to this document so that you can see what progress is being made. Your tutor will offer you support and guidance on how you can achieve your goals and improve your skills and technique.

What do I need to bring with me?

Please do not buy anything before the course starts to avoid unnecessary expense. At the first session, the tutor will introduce other tools and materials e.g. pens, ink, paper, etc.


For the Beginners
A wide calligraphy felt tip pen. (If you buy a new one, Edding or ZIG 3.5 mm - 5mm is recommended.)
Please do not buy anything before the course starts to avoid unnecessary expense. At the first session, the tutor will introduce other tools and materials e.g. pens, ink, paper, etc.

For the experienced students
Normal calligraphy tools and materials which you already have.

What can I do next?

A further calligraphy course

What do I need to join the course

This course is suitable for complete beginners to students with some experience and this is a mixed ability class.

About the Tutor: Naoko Munro

View all courses taught by Naoko Munro here >>

Getting there

Broadstairs Library
The Broadway
Broadstairs
Thanet
Kent
CT10 2BS


If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code BRO/73942/H/LC.
Course Code: BRO/73942/H/LC Book Now

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