Calligraphy Classes

Calligraphy Classes
Learning Calligraphy Sheila Smith: Held at the The Pen Museum classes are 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 [...]

Book Folding

Book Folding
Book Folding New for the Pen Museum in 2020 with Linda Murch & Jo Kulakowska. Would you like to give your loved one something different to celebrate a special occasion – e.g. Valentine’s Day, Wedding Anniversary, Mother’s Day or maybe you just want to try a new craft. Like the idea of upcycling a used, unwanted [...]

Illuminated Letters Workshop

Illuminated letters
Illuminated Letters Sheila Smith Learn how easy it is to draw a beautiful capital letter and decorate it, to produce an illuminated letter in the style of medieval manuscripts. You can then learn how use your letter to decorate a coaster or a fridge magnet and produce lovely gifts for your family and friends. Materials [...]

Modern Calligraphy Jane Lappage

Modern Calligraphy
Modern Calligraphy Workshop Jane Lappage 10:00 - 4:00 pm (lunch 1/2 hour) 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 [...]

Italic Calligraphy with Nick Caulkin

Birmingham Calligraphy Society
Italic Calligraphy In this workshop Nick Caulkin of the Birmingham Calligraphy Society will show how to write the italic script with accompanying capitals. Italic is a very elegant and versatile script and can be used for a variety of purposes. Participants will need to have a calligraphy (italic) fountain pen set. These have an edged [...]