An Introduction to Hand Lettering from Athena, A stationary designer & typesetter from Meticulous Ink, 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 materials on the workshop are provided: including, nib holder, 1xcopperplate nib, practice sheet paper & a pot of Meticulous ink to take home. Pratice pads can be purchased
Workshops are hosted by Nineteen in our light and airy studio at the rear of the shop. We prefer a small group, offering lots of time with the tutor and plenty of support in learning something new. We provide teas, coffee, cordial and homemade cakes served on vintage bone china by way of refreshment and happily cater to any dietary requirements.
There is free on street parking on surrounding roads, as well as on Alexandra Road itself although the bays outside of the shops carry a 2 hour restriction. We are happy to work to dietary requirements such as gluten free, please email to us before the workshop to ensure individual needs are catered to. Entrance is via the shop, where there is one small step up into the shop. Please be aware that the toilets are downstairs on the lower floor.
If you are travelling to Clevedon from further afield follow signs to the seafront (clevedon pier) Alexandra road is opposite the pier entrance and Nineteen is 200 metres up the road.
The address of the shop is 19, alexandra road, Clevedon BS21 7QH
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