Home Events Beginners Workshops – Insular Half Uncials with Andrew Cowley at Lower Withington

Date

Sun 04 Sep 2022

Time

10:30 am - 3:00 pm

Cost

£50.00

Beginners Workshops – Insular Half Uncials with Andrew Cowley at Lower Withington

THESE WORKSHOPS ARE NOT AVAILABLE TO BOOK YET
THESE WORKSHOPS WILL BE IN PERSON

This workshop runs for two sessions on 4th September 2022 and 13th November 2022, and will take place at Lower Withington. It is suitable for complete beginners and those wanting to brush up on the script and is taught by Andrew Cowley, an experienced adult education tutor. The cost for the three sessions is £50.

The Insular Half-Uncial is based on the script of the Lindisfarne Gospels and students will be instructed on how to write the hand, looking at larger letters decorated with colour infill and everyone will produce a finished piece.

EQUIPMENT & MATERIALS
Equipment for use during the the class is provided. A beginner’s kit can also be bought from the tutor after the workshop so you can practice at home.
PLEASE LET US KNOW BEFOREHAND IF YOU ARE LEFT HANDED
Please bring the following items with you;
H or 2H pencil and eraser
Ruler, minimum 12”, preferably clear plastic
Small pot for water
Kitchen roll
As the kitchen facilities are shared and we are following Covid rules for the venue please bring your own mug, teaspoon and lunch. Tea and coffee is provided for a small fee.
If you wish to source your own equipment the following suppliers will have what you need; blotspens.co.uk, penmandirect.co.uk, scribblers.co.uk