Our beginner’s workshop in modern calligraphy will teach you everything you need to know starting right at the basics. You will learn about the tools of calligraphy and technique, learning how to write each calligraphy letter. This is also perfect for brides to be wanting to use calligraphy on their wedding stationery or just anyone wanting to learn to write beautifully.
If you are just starting out or are looking for hands-on tips and techniques to improve your beginner’s hand, this workshops is perfect for you!
Do check out our new Brush Lettering workshop here - also suitable for complete beginners.
Each workshop includes a take home pack, that consists of:
1 pen holder
1 pot of handmade black ink
Take home sheets with the full alphabet with both upper and lower case calligraphy letters and plenty of practice sheets
Reduced to 6 per workshop, we have decided to leave our seating at 2m apart.
Do I Need to Bring Anything:
Nothing at all it's all given to you to keep (see left)
All our workshops include unlimited tea, coffee and we always have plenty of cake on offer at every workshop and vegan friendly biscuits. If you require gluten free sweet treats please let us know!
If you can't take an in-person class why not try this class as a live and interactive online class? More info here.
If you're shopping for someone else but not sure what to give them ... why not treat them to a Tea & Crafting gift voucher. Our vouchers can be used on any workshop across the site (this includes online workshops too) and are automatically delivered by email with instructions to redeem them at checkout. Vouchers are valid for 12 months (however classes can be booked for a date that is beyond the 12 month period).
If you would like to schedule your voucher to be sent at a particular time, for example at 9.15am on someone's birthday - we can do that too! After you have purchased your voucher you will receive an email with an option to "Schedule" your voucher. Click this button to either send it immediately or to schedule it for a certain time on a particular date. Its that easy!
We know that sometimes gift cards are bought with a workshop in mind, however in the event that the workshop ceases to run, you will not be eligible for a refund. However we have an extensive range of workshops and are always adding so we hope that something tempts you!Would you like a physical voucher?
We now have the option of a physical gift card! Please let us know that you'd like one of these at the time of booking, if we don't get a message we will assume you prefer to send your voucher via email. Also please bear in mind that the last day for Christmas posting is 19th of December.
This workshop goes through the tools you need, tips for this type of Calligraphy, the basic strokes, alphabet and finally will demonstrate how to connect those letters into words ready for your own projects.Level:
Do I Need to Bring Anything:
No you don't, we provide you with your own kit!
What is included?
- Complete beginners workbook (printed)
- 2 Fine Liner pens
- Tracing Paper
- Smooth Dot Paper
- 4 blank tags & 2 blank cards
- Bonus Inspiration page
- Motivational thank you card, becomes a print
- Personalised box/bag and name place card
**online class - the kit will be dispatched to you prior to the workshop date