This session is a fun, casual introduction to the world of hand lettering.
Well be chatting about the beautiful, visual aspect of letters and getting some insight into some of its creative applications.
You will be introduced to the fundamentals of lettering and get familiar with a brush pen that is great for beginners.
Using specially designed alphabet guide sheets and practice paper, youll have the chance to learn both uppercase and lowercase letters in a flexible, fun style.
At the end of the workshop, youll have the chance to draw your own typographic Valentines card and make some beautiful hand lettered gift tags to add that extra unique touch to your presents! It does not have to be Valentines related – create a beautiful quote, a birthday card or invitation. The outcome(s) is very flexible!
This workshop runs with a maximum number of 6 students. The cost includes all materials, any pens that you have enjoyed using will be available to purchase on the day. Refreshments are included.
Please note that places on our workshops are non-refundable but are transferrable to a friend. We will post a voucher (as pictured) to you when you purchase so you can give as a gift or buy the place for yourself.
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Claire Coullon is a hand-letterer, typographer and printmaker from Paris, France. She has studied and worked across the world from New York to Prague and is currently living in Bath where she splits her time between co-running a design firm, operating the printing press at Meticulous Ink on Walcot Street, and, of course, hosting workshops to spread her love of ink and letters to the rest of the world. Find out more here.