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Introduction to modern calligraphy

  • Pooky & Grumps 92 New Rd Side Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 4QB United Kingdom (map)

Become hand trained in the art of modern calligraphy while enjoying good food, drink, and company.

About this Event

This workshop will get you started, introducing you to all the essential knowledge, practising a modern calligraphy script. The final part of the workshop will concentrate on a personalised project to take home.

All materials will be provided, and you will receive the following:

- introduction to modern calligraphy worksheets with tips on how to get you started and also keep you going after the workshop

- straight calligraphy pen holder

- pencil and eraser

- 2x types of nibs

- black and gold ink

- practice pad

- a selection of different papers to practise at home

The starter kit will be yours to take home.

The workshop is hosted at Pooky & Grumps, a wonderful deli based in Horsforth, with nibbles and a drink (wine or a selection of soft drinks) served on arrival.

The workshop makes for a perfect opportunity to get yourself started in a new art, or to simply have a great afternoon out with a friend/s while trying out new things in good company.

Date And Time
Sat, 8 June 2019
17:00 – 20:00


Pooky & Grumps Delicatessen & Cafe
92 New Road Side
LS18 4QB
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The workshop is run by Everita Gardner from EG Lettering - a self taught calligrapher and stationer. A hobby, turned profession, was born from a love of all things delicate and beautiful, curiosity for how things are made, and the hunger for creating.

Photo credit: Sarah Brooke Photos