IN-PERSON MODERN CALLIGRAPHY COURSE FOR BEGINNERS

Saturday 23rd July, 2022
10am-12pm

£65.00


Modern Calligraphy For Beginners

Location: The Art Worker’s Guild, 6 Queen Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N 3AT
Time: 10am-12pm

Join Katie Noakes, London Calligraphy’s founder for a morning of learning Modern Calligraphy.

The in-person modern calligraphy course includes:

  • A personalised modern calligraphy kit, including a pen holder, ink, nibs, paper and other stationery treats.
  • 2 hours of modern calligraphy instruction, including 1 to 1 help. You will learn essential calligraphy techniques and how to use a dip pen and ink. The workshop will begin with practicing the basic strokes before moving onto the alphabet. Time will then be spent developing words and your own style.
  • Tips, ideas and insider info from a practicing calligrapher.
  • Lots of inspiration to bring handwritten notes back into your life!
  • Light refreshments

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Your tutor Katie produces calligraphy work for a wide range of high profile clientele including Royal Ascot, Buckingham Palace, Claridge’s, Corinthia London, Fenwick, Fortnum & Mason, Net-a-Porter, Selfridges, Sézane & Tiffany & Co. to name a few. She loves to share her skills at her calligraphy classes and help people discover their own journey and handwriting style with ink.

The cost of the modern calligraphy class includes a calligraphy starter kit to use in the class and to take home with you so you can walk away and practice to your heart’s content.

Workshop duration: 2 hours.

Please note the ink can stain clothes, so please bear this in mind when dressing on the day.

Please arrive by 9:55 am as the class will start on time.

Please make sure you can attend the calligraphy class before booking. Tickets are non-refundable.

If Government lockdown regulations mean that your in-person class has to be cancelled, you will have the opportunity to join an online class, or postpone to another in-person class at a later date.

Katie looks forward to meeting you!

Based on 187 reviews
Naveed Kapadia
Naveed Kapadia
April 19, 2023.
I was astounded by the sheer professionalism of Katie and her entire team in planning such a fascinating, enjoyable and relaxing experience. I am a beginner in the losest term and can hardly hold the pen, but from the onset, we were all made to feel welcome and ready for the next two hours with the maestro that Katie is. Everyone in attendance appreciated her empathy, compassion and masterful coaching style. Her proactive, hands-on approach to sharing her experience and knowledge when the situation warranted was also lovely. Katie was able to widen the participation and cater for different levels of experiences present and tried to push them to do more within individuals' capacity so that we all had a self-fulfilling experience. Katie shared her hints and tips to reach expertise in delivering unique and meaningful outputs. Finally, we left with a calligraphy pack to continue our newfound adventure. If you are thinking about doing this course, do it, you will not regret it.
Richard Oxley
Richard Oxley
April 17, 2023.
My wife and I had a very enjoyable (and calming) experience at the calligraphy workshop. Katie was a fantastic instructor and host, and we managed to learn the fundamentals of modern calligraphy amid beautiful surroundings.
Lara Holden
Lara Holden
March 31, 2023.
Absolutely lovely experience from start to finish. Loved hearing Katie’s ‘story’ and how she became interested in calligraphy. A wonderful morning spent in beautiful surroundings with a very talented teacher. Highly recommended. Treat yourself!
Myles Gaby
Myles Gaby
March 14, 2023.
I was delighted to receive this calligraphy course as a gift. The session was as therapeutic as it was engaging, and Katie was an excellent teacher. I had never picked up a calligraphy pen before, but was writing whole words with flourishes by the end. The room was very grand, and Katie provided refreshments, which was lovely. After the course, we were allowed to keep the pen, nib, guidelines and workbook to practise our skills at home - I would be interested in joining the improvers course in future. Thank you to the team for such a splendid evening and for introducing me to a new hobby! My friends and family will be receiving hand-written correspondence from now on…
Jukiet Tiek
Jukiet Tiek
February 17, 2023.
Took the Calligraphy beginners course at Burgh House and it was a memorable and wonderful experience - the take away kit helps me to practice at home and feels like a beautiful meditation am definitely taking the next course in March. Grateful and full of gratitude 🙏 Karen Eyo
Katerina Christophy
Katerina Christophy
February 9, 2023.
Katie was amazing. The environment was conducive to a really relaxed,enjoyable learning experience. Highly recommended
Philomena O'Neill
Philomena O'Neill
February 9, 2023.
What a wonderful evening spent in the company of a master, Katie. Thank you so much for the experience, I will continue to practice and look to book myself onto the improvers workshop very soon.
Emma Rogers
Emma Rogers
January 17, 2023.
I loved this course! It was only a few hours but it taught me the basics as well as a little one-to-one help from Katie to get me going. It provides all the equipment needed in order to get started on calligraphy as a hobby, and I met some nice people on the course too. The Artist Guild is a beautiful venue and we were made to feel very welcome with a cake, endless cups of tea brought to us and even a cut rose on our place setting which we could take away with me. I only wish there were longer courses as I would really enjoy making friends at the same time!
Georgie Le Roux
Georgie Le Roux
December 7, 2022.
We had such a wonderful private lesson with Katie from London Calligraphy. As a small team of 7, I was looking for something interesting, festive and intimate for our Christmas party and this really was the perfect thing! Katie was brilliant, she supplied lovely writing packs, displayed everyone's names beautifully, taught a wonderful class and we even got a goodie bag when we left. Thank you for being so patient Katie! Would love to book this again, Georgie

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