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CONTEMPORARY HAND LETTERING
Sat 19 November 2016, 10:30 – 13:00 GMT
An Introduction to Hand Lettering from Athena, A stationary designer & typesetter from Meticulous In, Bath. This workshop guides you through the process of forming letters with a copperplate nib and ink.
During the two hour workshop you will learn how to handle a dip pen & ink, basic stokes, and forming each letter of the alphabet. The workshop shows you the technique of hand-lettering, giving you the basis for developing your own individual style at home with practice.
Tutor: Athena is the in-house designer from the amazing Meticulous ink in Bath, Somerset. See website here
Meticulous Ink will also have a selection of lovely stationary available on the day. You can purchase additional practice shee pads, nibs and coloured inks on the day.
ALL TOOLS PROVIDED on the workshop: including, nib holder, 1xcopperplate nib, practice sheet paper & a pot of Meticulous ink to take home.
19 is passionate about promoting contemporary craft and this on-trend skill is a great one to have for your Artisan home. Think hand-lettered envelops at christmas, table name places at dinner parties, signs & quotes for the home. Have the confidence to paint that chalk-board & get lettering your shopping lists, family rules & mottos. Once you have the basics of lettering ...you can get creative!