North West Calligraphersforthcoming workshops


JULY 8th and 9th - Project Day


Informal Roman Capitals - Manny Ling

Port Sunlight:                    Saturday 9th September 2017
Lower Withington:             Sunday 10th September 2017

We will explore writing informal Roman Capitals with graphite and aquarelle or coloured pencils. We will throw away the conventional proportions of traditional Roman Caps and to create and explore our own script. Clear instructions and samplers will be provided throughout the workshop.

Informal Roman Caps

Equipment Required:
Graphite pencils
Aquarelle or normal coloured pencils
Scalpel (for sharpening pencils)
2 ‘L’ shapes for cropping artwork
Small pointed brush
Small jar for water

8 x A3 Cartridge paper*
1 x A3 Black Canson pastel paper (or similar)*

* Manny will bring along some A3 cartridge paper and black paper, but please bring any supplies you may have. 

And later in the year...

October 14th and 15th -        Vivien Lunniss, Work of Rudolph Koch
November 11th and 12th -    Jilly Hazeldine, Writing on different surfaces
December 10th -                    AGM, Lower Withington (Sunday only)

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