Calligraphy - An Introduction to Calligraphy Lettering for Beginners | The Cube, Folkestone

Calligraphy - An Introduction to Calligraphy Lettering for Beginners at The Cube, Folkestone

Calligraphy - An Introduction to Calligraphy Lettering for Beginners at The Cube, Folkestone

Price: £62.00 Starts: 06/11/2019 Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Tutor: Frances Liddiard Ends: 04/12/2019 Location: The Cube, Folkestone
Level: Level 1 Day of Week: WED Duration: 5 weeks

About this course

On this course, you will be have an opportunity to immerse yourself in Celtic calligraphy art and design based on uncial scripts, knots and crosses, spirals and animal patterns. You will consider historic and modern examples and experiment using different media, tools and materials.
This course will introduce beginners to the broad edge pen and cover the basics of writing a formal script, using ink and colour and how to approach the basic design elements. Each student will have an opportunity to select a project to work on and to produce a Celtic inspired calligraphic design of their choice. .

There is no qualification for this course.

There is limited parking on site, but there is a public car park nearby and on-street parking.

How will I be taught?

There will be individual and group tuition and demonstrations.
There will be individual and group feedback.
There is no set homework but optional homework may be set.

What do I need to bring with me?

If you already have some calligraphy tools and materials, please bring them along. If not, the tutor will supply what you need for the session - please pay the tutor direct for these, estimated cost £2 - £3. If you already have a ruler (30cm or preferably longer), a pencil and eraser, a small watercolour brush, palette, water jar, colour pencils, please bring them along.

What can I do next?

A further calligraphy course. Advised follow on course - Calligraphy - An introduction to Gothic Calligraphy.

What do I need to join the course

Beginners and those with a little experience of calligraphy.

About the Tutor: Frances Liddiard

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Getting there

The Cube
Tontine Street
Folkestone
Folkestone
Kent
CT20 1SD


If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code FOL/82004/H/LC.
Course Code: FOL/82004/H/LC Book Now

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