Learn dip-pen calligraphy this Christmas
Weds 6th December 2023, 19:30 - 21:30 at Artpark, 143 Wells Rd, Bristol, BS4 2BU
Want to wow your friends and family this Christmas with your beautiful new calligraphy skills? This workshop will equip you with everything you need to upgrade your traditional scrawl from basic to B-E-A-U-tiful, taking this years Christmas cards and gift tag writing to another level.
Dip your toe into the inky art-form of calligraphy. In this introduction to calligraphy using a dip pen and ink, you will cover;
→ How to use a dip pen
→ Using pressure to change the size of your lines
→ How to use guides to help your letters stay on track
→ Introduction to a basic calligraphy style
→ How to write festive greetings in beautiful cursive calligraphy
You'll get to keep your own dip pen and ink, some gift tags, plus a few spare sheets of practice paper, so you can continue your calligraphy journey in your own time.
This experience is suitable for both complete beginners and people with a little experience who would like to practice in a supportive and welcoming environment.
You'll get a free glass of mulled wine, (alcohol free available too), and the venue also offers a fully licensed bar, so drinks are available throughout the workshop