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One-day calligraphy workshop - Gaynor Goffe

  • Lettering Arts Training Snape Maltings Suffolk IP17 1SP (map)
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Edged-pen scripts such as uncial, foundational hand, italic, Roman capitals, italic capitals and flourish design, as well as a number of other scripts, are possible. Also, the currently popular ‘modern’ pointed pen calligraphy can be taught


Expectations 

This one-day workshop focuses on learning, improving and experimenting with various scripts, depending on your calligraphy experience or goals. Much of the tuition is on an individual basis, with groups of around eight people. This workshop is suitable for all levels, beginner to advanced.


    Schedule & tutors

    You’ll explore edged-pen scripts including:

    • Uncial
    • Foundational hand
    • Italic
    • Roman capitals
    • Italic capitals
    • You can also learn the popular ‘modern’ pointed-pen calligraphy

    GAYNOR GOFFE -  trained in calligraphy, heraldry and illumination at Reigate School of Art and Design. She taught calligraphy at Roehampton Institute for 16 years, and on the HND course at Reigate School of Art and Design. Gaynor is a well-known calligrapher and teacher with over 35 years’ experience in calligraphy and teaching. She is an Honoured Fellow of the Calligraphy & Lettering Arts Society (CLAS) and the Society for Scribes and Illuminators.

    Gaynor has written Calligraphy Made Easy and co-written Calligraphy Step by Step with Anna Ravenscroft..  


    Planning

    One-day calligraphy workshop, Snape Maltings. Tutor: Gaynor Goffe. Any level.

    Venue:  The Lettering Arts Centre, Snape Maltings IP17 1SP

    Workshops will start prompt at 10am and finish at approximately 4pm. 

    Tuition £75 per workshop - includes fresh tea, coffee and biscuits all day

    All equipment and materials will be provided (although if you have your own tools feel welcome to bring them along) – you just need to turn up with plenty of enthusiasm, a few ideas of what you might like to do, an apron and your lunch!


    Preparation

    Gaynor Goffe will tutor this one-day workshop for beginners and advanced calligraphers at the Lettering Arts Centre. Here, you’ll improve your calligraphy technique while exploring a range of scripts, from Roman to popular ‘modern’ pointed-pen calligraphy in a small-group setting.

    All materials provided and Includes fresh tea, coffee and biscuits all day.