Calligraphy at the Castle
June 15 : 11.00 am - 3.00 pm| £55
Discover the art of modern calligraphy with Heather Martin of Feather and Flourish.
Spend the morning exploring the collections of the Hurd Library and find inspiration for a practical calligraphy workshop in the afternoon. The workshop includes tuition with Heather Martin of Feather and Flourish and a calligraphy starter kit for you to take away.
Heather will cover all the basics of modern calligraphy, providing a relaxed and fun environment. Heather will talk you through:
- Using your modern calligraphy toolkit – from the essentials included in your kit to some of the additional items you may wish to purchase once you have grasped the basics.
- Mark-making and your alphabet – the joy of modern calligraphy is that there are very few rules, you’ll be developing your own style, so embrace it!
- Joining letters to write words and phrases – including special words handpicked by the students attending each class.
Costs & Booking
£55.00 per person, includes calligraphy starter kit
Lunch not included. The Bishops’ Table Cafe provides a delicious range of sandwiches and meals for you to enjoy or you are welcome to bring your own.
To book your place, please call 01299 250797.