Watercolour Brush Calligraphy Workshop

Join modern calligrapher Caitlin McKenna for a fun and informal introduction to watercolour brush lettering on 8th February at Century General Store!

Watercolour Brush Calligraphy Workshop

About Watercolour Brush Calligraphy Workshop

Join modern calligrapher Caitlin McKenna for a fun and informal introduction to watercolour brush lettering. 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 fine paintbrush for calligraphy and watercolour as a medium.

Caitlin will demo things like creating an "ombre" effect with watercolour calligraphy and how to embrace and develop your own unique style. 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 with calligraphy, brush lettering or watercolour is necessary. All children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Ticket price includes...
All of your materials to use for the class and to bring home with you afterwards including: worksheets, paintbrush, watercolour palette and watercolour paper. You will also receive a complimentary hot drink and cake.

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