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August 2018

Learning Calligraphy with Sheila Smith

August 5, 2018 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Pen Museum, Unit 3 The Argent Centre, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, West Midlands B1 3HS United Kingdom
£10
Beginners & Experienced Calligraphers

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. Please contact the museum with any queries: 0121 236 9834 / enquiries@penmuseum.org.uk…

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World Calligraphy Day 2018

August 15, 2018 - 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
World Calligraphy Day

World Calligraphy Day is back on 15th August 2018! Come along to World Calligraphy Day and celebrate the art of calligraphy and hand lettering with Manuscript Pen Company at the Pen Museum. Whether you are an expert, a beginner who’s just getting started or simply an admirer of beautiful writing, come and meet some amazing artists including Modern Calligrapher Joyce Lee of Artsynibs, Lettering artist phenomenon James L Lewis, Arabic Calligraphy School, Ottoman Calligraphy, Founder of Calligraphy Arts, Jane Lappage, member of the Birmingham Scribes and expert in traditional western calligraphy…

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Learn Calligraphy – At the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter

August 18, 2018 - 11:00 am - 2:15 pm
Museum of the Jewellery Quarter, 75-80 Vyse Street
Birmingham, West Midlands B18 6HA United Kingdom
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Free
Calligraphy Demonstration

The Pen Museum are taking calligraphy on the road again with our second stop the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter. 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 slots available on Saturday 18th August so book a place now and…

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Birmingham Scribes at the Pen Museum – Workshop

August 25, 2018 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
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Neuland Script

Just starting out in calligraphy or have a bit of experience? Come and develop your skills as a member of the Birmingham Scribes at the Pen Museum. The Scribes have regular meetings throughout the year at the Pen Museum and the group's main aim is to promote the art of calligraphy. As a member you will be able to attend these meetings, some of which will be workshops led by an experienced calligrapher and others will be more  self-help styled.  …

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Learning Calligraphy with Sheila Smith

August 26, 2018 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Pen Museum, Unit 3 The Argent Centre, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, West Midlands B1 3HS United Kingdom
£10
Beginners & Experienced Calligraphers

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. Please contact the museum with any queries: 0121 236 9834 / enquiries@penmuseum.org.uk…

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September 2018

Angular Letter Workshop

September 8, 2018 - 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
The Pen Museum, Unit 3 The Argent Centre, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, West Midlands B1 3HS United Kingdom
£35
Angular Letters

This is one of a series of five individual but related workshops that explore the many different ways to draw, illuminate and decorate historical capital letters. Each workshop will focus on a particular type of letter and a particular way to decorate so you can build up quite a substantial portfolio. These workshops are ideal for the experienced as well as those of you just starting out. This session will explore how to draw and adapt to modern use the…

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Calligraphy Classes with Sheila Smith

September 16, 2018 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Pen Museum, Unit 3 The Argent Centre, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, West Midlands B1 3HS United Kingdom
£10
Beginners & Experienced Calligraphers

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. Please contact the museum with any queries: 0121 236 9834 / enquiries@penmuseum.org.uk…

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October 2018

Birmingham Scribes at the Pen Museum – Workshop

October 6, 2018 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
£5 – £20
Neuland Script

Just starting out in calligraphy or have a bit of experience? Come and develop your skills as a member of the Birmingham Scribes at the Pen Museum. The Scribes have regular meetings throughout the year at the Pen Museum and the group's main aim is to promote the art of calligraphy. As a member you will be able to attend these meetings, some of which will be workshops led by an experienced calligrapher and others will be more  self-help styled.  …

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Calligraphy Classes with Sheila Smith

October 14, 2018 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
£10
Beginners & Experienced Calligraphers

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. Please contact the museum with any queries: 0121 236 9834 / enquiries@penmuseum.org.uk Session One: 13:00 – 14:30 – CLICK HERE to book now…

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Calligraphy Classes – Filigree Decoration for Letters

October 20, 2018 - 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
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£35
Filigree Lettering Portfolio

Calligraphy Classes - Filigree Decoration for Letters Unfortunately this event has been cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control. This is one of a series of five individual but related workshops that explore the many different ways to draw, illuminate and decorate historical capital letters. Each workshop will focus on a particular type of letter and a particular way to decorate so you can build up quite a substantial portfolio. These workshops are ideal for the experienced as well as…

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November 2018

Birmingham Scribes at the Pen Museum – Calligraphy Workshop

November 3, 2018 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
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Free
Neuland Script

How to write in a circle Just starting out in calligraphy or have a bit of experience? Come and develop your skills as a member of the Birmingham Scribes at the Pen Museum. The Scribes have regular meetings throughout the year at the Pen Museum and the group's main aim is to promote the art of calligraphy. As a member you will be able to attend these meetings, some of which will be workshops led by an experienced calligrapher and…

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Calligraphy Classes – Lettering to Make Cards

November 10, 2018 - 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
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£35
Make Your Own Cards

Lettering to make cards With Sheila Smith This is one of a series of five individual but related workshops that explore the many different ways to draw, illuminate and decorate historical capital letters. Each workshop will focus on a particular type of letter and a particular way to decorate so you can build up quite a substantial portfolio. These workshops are ideal for the experienced as well as those of you just starting out. This session will explore how to…

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Calligraphy Classes with Sheila Smith

November 11, 2018 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
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£10
Beginners & Experienced Calligraphers

Learning Calligraphy Classes Learning Calligraphy Classes 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. Please contact the museum with any queries: 0121 236 9834 / enquiries@penmuseum.org.uk Session One: 13:00 – 14:30 – CLICK…

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Modern Calligraphy Workshop

November 17, 2018 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
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£37.50
Modern Calligraphy Jane Lappage

Modern Calligraphy workshop with Jane Lappage 10:00 - 4:00 pm (Sold Out) 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…

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December 2018

Festive Fun at the Pen Museum

December 15, 2018 - 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
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Free
Christmas Times

  Card Making Workshop Everyone who visits the Pen Museum this Saturday (15th December) between 11am-3pm can join our Card Making Workshop to create their own personalised Christmas cards, normal museum admission charges apply with children under sixteen free if accompanied by an adult. Fun filled activity for all the family.          

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January 2019

Birmingham Scribes

January 12 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
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Neuland Script

More ways to use gold Just starting out in calligraphy or have a bit of experience? Come and develop your skills as a member of the Birmingham Scribes at the Pen Museum. The Scribes have regular meetings throughout the year at the Pen Museum and the group's main aim is to promote the art of calligraphy. As a member you will be able to attend these meetings, some of which will be workshops led by an experienced calligrapher and others…

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Calligraphy Classes with Sheila Smith

January 20 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
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Beginners & Experienced Calligraphers

Learning Calligraphy Classes Calligrapher Sheila Smith classes and demonstrations are 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. Please contact the museum with any queries: 0121 236 9834 / enquiries@penmuseum.org.uk Session One: 13:00 – 14:30 –…

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Modern Calligraphy Workshop

January 26 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
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£37.50
Modern Calligraphy Jane Lappage

Modern Calligraphy 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…

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February 2019

Calligraphy Classes – Draw & Decorate

February 2 - 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
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£35
Draw & Decorate

Draw & Decorate Letters With Sheila Smith This is one of a series of five individual but related workshops that explore the many different ways to draw, illuminate and decorate historical capital letters.  Each workshop will focus on a particular type of letter and a particular way to decorate so you can build up quite a substantial portfolio. These workshops are ideal for the experienced as well as those of you just starting out. This session will explore how to…

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Calligraphy Classes with Sheila Smith

February 17 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pen Museum, 60 Frederick Street
Birmingham, B1 3HS United Kingdom
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Beginners & Experienced Calligraphers

Learning Calligraphy Classes 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. Please contact the museum with any queries: 0121 236 9834 / enquiries@penmuseum.org.uk Session One: 13:00 – 14:30 – Book at Eventbrite £10 Sold…

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