Kirsten has been working professionally for 20 years creating calligraphic public art, commissions for museums and galleries like Shakespeare's Globe, London and has created work for HRH The Queen and The President of China.
In these classes you will discover the beautiful art of calligraphy and go from beginner to expert in no time.Fun and informal, Kirsten will guide you through everything you need to know, starting right at the basics. Join her in the leafy countryside and enjoy getting creative. All materials and refreshments are provided.
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A fun and informal brush lettering calligraphy course. Learn how to create beautiful brush calligraphy using all kinds is different tools and materials.
This full day course from leading contemporary calligrapher Kirsten Burke, will start with a demonstration of various unusual calligraphic tools from traditional nibs to reeds and quills and giant sponges! You will start with some tracing and guidesheets using a pointed pen. This course will teach you to explore lettering, improve your penmanship and by learning the foundations of lettering, help you to create a gorgeous calligraphy style that is all your own.