Introduction to Modern Calligraphy

Learn the beautiful art of modern calligraphy in this workshop run by Caitlin McKenna at Century General Store!

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy

About Introduction to Modern Calligraphy

Learn modern calligraphy at Edinburgh's home of lovely brews and quality goods, Century General Store. Whether you're a stationery addict, DIY bride planning your wedding or just a lover of all things lettering, this workshop will take you through the basics of using a dip calligraphy pen and ink. You'll leave the workshop with your very own calligraphy print and the skills you need to add gorgeous hand-lettered details to your post, wedding, home decor and more.

Suitable for...
Complete beginners. No experience is necessary but some experience with joined up writing is helpful.

Ticket price includes...
All of your calligraphy materials to use for the class and to bring home with you afterwards including: worksheets, pen holder, two nibs and ink. You will also be treated to a complimentary hot drink and cake.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Introduction to Modern Calligraphy are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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