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Beginners Modern Calligraphy workshop (Birkdale)

August 22 at 11:00 am till 1:30 pm

£48

Join us on our Beginners Modern Calligraphy workshop at Vintage Home in Birkdale (near Southport) on Saturday August 22nd from 11am till 1:30pm.

We will be starting our 2 and a half hour workshop from the very beginning – covering the core fundamentals of calligraphy and hand lettering; how to hold the pen, pressure strokes, angle of the nib, when to dip etc.
This Beginners workshop is suitable for absolute beginners – no experience needed.

After covering the upper and lower alphabet, we delve into joining up those individual letters – looking at the shapes of letters as a whole, working on a curve and bouncing those letters. Our design templates incorporate both script and sans serif calligraphy styles which is then complimented by decorative ornaments to frame the design.

What’s included?
£48 // 2 and a half hours // Includes Starter Kit: dip pen, nib, entire upper and lower case alphabet, joining up the letters, practice sheets, design and layout sheets (wall art), ornaments plus stationery items to letter up // 2 workshop tutors // Refreshments.

New changes to our workshops
Reduced workshop sizes, distanced seating, sanitiser provided, wipe down surfaces cleaned before arrival, disposable cups for refreshments. Please wear a face covering of some sort.

How to book
To book your spot on a workshop, simply get in touch with Lucy Mellor at mellorandrose@icloud.com or our ‘Book’ button below.
We’ll see you there!

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Details

Date:
August 22
Time:
11:00 am till 1:30 pm
Cost:
£48

Organiser

Mellor & Rose
Email:
mellorandrose@icloud.com

Venue

Vintage Home
51 Weld Rd
Southport, PR8 2DS United Kingdom
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Website:
https://www.vintagehomesouthport.co.uk

 

Each Beginners and Introductory workshop includes a Starter Kit to use in the workshop and take home to to practice with along with Refreshments of course!

(Please inform us of any dietary requirements)

How to book:

To book your spot at any of our lettering workshops:

Step 1. Get in touch via link below or email us at mellorandrose@icloud.com – letting us know the date, place and time of the workshop you fancy.

Step 2. Deposit invoice of £12pp/ £15pp is sent to your email via Paypal before the workshop to confirm your spot.

Step 3. An email is sent to you 48 hours before the workshop confirming your spot, the venue and time. No need to bring anything as Starter Kit & Refreshments are provided.

Step 4. Workshop time! Remaining balance (£30) is paid on the day. Workbooks available to purchase on the day as a practice follow on guide with new designs templates to keep your hand flowing even after the session.

Deposits are non-refundable but are transferrable to a different workshop if 48 hours notice given.

We’ll see you there!

Beginners Modern Calligraphy/ Lettering workshop with Mellor and Rose: Society1, Preston Lancashire (Lytham, Preston, Blackpool, Southport, Lancaster, Liverpool, Manchester, Harrogate, Mawdesley)