Loading Events
Find Events

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

February 2018

Learning Calligraphy with Sheila Smith

February 18 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
£10
Sheila Smith Sessions and Demonstrations Callicreative Room

Calligraphy Callicreative Room learning at the Pen Museum with Sheila Smith Learning Calligraphy Sessions and Demonstrations are held in the Callicreative Room and designed for both beginners and more experienced calligraphers. Learn the key elements of calligraphy and take information away to continue developing your style at home. Some materials will be provided and calligraphy products can be purchased from the Museum shop. 12 Spaces are available for each session, £10 per person. Please contact the museum with any queries:…

Find out more »

Sharpened Italic Calligraphy Workshop

February 25 - 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
£12
Sharpened Italic

In this short course, calligrapher Nick Caulkin will teach you Sharpened Italic. This lettering is a fleshed out and more sophisticated version of Skeleton Italic where some of the spiky strokes are replaced by subtle curves yet the script still retains a sharpened appearance. It looks equally effective when written with a monoline instrument such as a pencil, ball point or fineliner drawing pen, as with a square edged nib. This course is suitable for both beginners and more experienced…

Find out more »
March 2018

‘More Roman Capitals’ – Calligraphy Workshop

March 3 - 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
£35
Fun Birthday Cards

Looking for a fun alternative to birthday cards? This workshop will help you to stand out from the crowd. You will use Roman Capital lettering to produce a short verse and make a simple stitched book that provides a great twist on greetings cards. This short course is suitable for beginners. The book is simple to produce and the skills you learn from this workshop will help you to create them at home. If you attended the Christmas Card workshop…

Find out more »

Learn Calligraphy – The Pen Museum goes to Soho House

March 4 - 11:00 am - 2:15 pm
Soho House, Soho Avenue
Birmingham, England B18 5LB United Kingdom
+ Google Map

The Pen Museum are taking calligraphy on the road and our first stop is Soho House, the Georgian home of Birmingham industrialist, Matthew Boulton. Have a go at calligraphy  with expert volunteers from the Pen Museum. In this taster session, you'll get to know the dip pen, learn some basic strokes and by the end you'll be able to write your name in uncial script.  The sessions are free and we have three  available on Sunday 4th March so book…

Find out more »

Learning Calligraphy with Sheila Smith

March 18 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
£10
Sheila Smith Sessions and Demonstrations Callicreative Room

Calligraphy learning at the Pen Museum with Sheila Smith Learning Calligraphy Sessions and Demonstrations are held in the Callicreative Room and designed for both beginners and more experienced calligraphers. Learn the key elements of calligraphy and take information away to continue developing your style at home. Some materials will be provided and calligraphy products can be purchased from the Museum shop. 12 Spaces are available for each session, £10 per person. Please contact the museum with any queries: 0121 236…

Find out more »

Easter Modern Calligraphy Workshop

March 25 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
£37.50
Modern Calligraphy Workshop

Modern Calligraphy Day Workshop with Jane Lappage 10:00 -4:00 pm 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…

Find out more »
April 2018

‘Illuminated Letters’ – Calligraphy Workshop

April 21 - 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
£35
Illuminated Letters

In this Illuminated Letters workshop, learn how to draw and decorate a Roman Versals to add an extra dimension to your cards. This short course will be based on Roman versals. These were letters based on the shape of Roman Capitals to be used in manuscripts and were often large, decorated in various colours and used to designate the beginnings of verses. This course is suitable for beginners and more experience calligraphers and offers the chance to engage with some…

Find out more »

Learning Calligraphy with Sheila Smith

April 22 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
£10
Sheila Smith Sessions and Demonstrations Callicreative Room

Learning Calligraphy at the Pen Museum with Sheila Smith Learning sessions and Demonstrations are held in the Callicreative Room and designed for both beginners and more experienced calligraphers. Learn the key elements of calligraphy and take information away to continue developing your style at home. Some materials will be provided and products can be purchased from the Museum shop. 12 Spaces are available for each session, £10 per person. Please contact the museum with any queries: 0121 236 9834 / enquiries@penmuseum.org.uk…

Find out more »

Modern Calligraphy Workshop

April 28 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
£37.50

Modern Calligraphy Day Workshop with Jane Lappage 10:00 -4:00 pm 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…

Find out more »
May 2018

Learning Calligraphy with Sheila Smith

May 13 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
£10
Sheila Smith Sessions and Demonstrations Callicreative Room

Calligraphy learning sessions and demonstrations at the Pen Museum with Sheila Smith Learning Calligraphy Sessions and Demonstrations are held in the Callicreative Room and designed for both beginners and more experienced calligraphers. Learn the key elements of calligraphy and take information away to continue developing your style at home. Some materials will be provided and calligraphy products can be purchased from the Museum shop. 12 Spaces are available for each session, £10 per person. Please contact the museum with any…

Find out more »
June 2018

Learning Calligraphy with Sheila Smith

June 10 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
£10
Sheila Smith Sessions and Demonstrations Callicreative Room

Calligraphy learning at the Pen Museum with Sheila Smith Learning Calligraphy Sessions and Demonstrations are held in the Callicreative Room and designed for both beginners and more experienced calligraphers. Learn the key elements of calligraphy and take information away to continue developing your style at home. Some materials will be provided and calligraphy products can be purchased from the Museum shop. 12 Spaces are available for each session, £10 per person. Please contact the museum with any queries: 0121 236…

Find out more »
July 2018

Modern Calligraphy Workshop

July 7 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
£37.50

Modern Calligraphy Day Workshop with Jane Lappage 10:00 -4:00 pm 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…

Find out more »
September 2018

Modern Calligraphy Workshop

September 29 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
£37.50
Modern Calligraphy Workshop

Modern Calligraphy Day Workshop with Jane Lappage 10:00 -4:00 pm 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…

Find out more »
+ Export Events