4 courses
Book Art, Book Illustration and Calligraphy

Introduction to Bookbinding

This course will introduce students to the skills involved in binding books by hand. During the course students will get an insight into materials and will explore different ways to bind books, pamphlets and journals.

Through demonstrations and practical activities, students will be able to develop a deeper knowledge of bookbinding and produce a series of books including single and multi-section books, soft cover, hard cover books and Japanese style books.

22/02/2024 - Thu (10:00-13:00) - Parkshot Campus, Richmond - 5 weeks - £148 - C02960-232404
25/04/2024 - Thu (10:00-13:00) - Parkshot Campus, Richmond - 5 weeks - £148 - C02960-232405
06/06/2024 - Thu (10:00-13:00) - Parkshot Campus, Richmond - 5 weeks - £148 - C02960-232406

Lettering and Calligraphy - All Levels

Lettering & Calligraphy – Formal and Modern Script

This course will introduce students to the traditional forms of a script of your choice. The course will cover script analysis, exploration of different inks, pens and papers. For improvers and advanced students the course will offer a deeper understanding of a script structure, script variations and flourishes to produce a wide range of effects.

16/04/2024 - Tue (09:30-13:00) - Parkshot Campus, Richmond - 12 weeks - £367 - C00138-232403

Lettering and Calligraphy - Modern Copperplate Hand

Lettering & Calligraphy – Copperplate hand with a pointed pen.

In this calligraphy Copperplate course you will learn how to write with a traditional dip pen. We will cover pen “pressure and release” techniques along with the basics of illustrating letters. Whether you would like to be able to write beautifully, more legibly or neater at speed, this workshop will help you to begin the process of transformation. Learn useful tips, try out different pens and have a go at some practical exercises

16/04/2024 - Tue (13:15-16:45) - Parkshot Campus, Richmond - 12 weeks - £367 - C01746-232403

Lettering and Calligraphy - Weekend Workshop

Unlock your creativity and express your unique style through modern calligraphy! This engaging workshop offers a comprehensive introduction to modern copperplate calligraphy, suitable for both left and right-handed individuals. Whether you're a complete beginner or looking to enhance your existing calligraphy skills, this course will guide you through the fundamentals, enabling you to create stunning lettering that reflects your personality.

06/07/2024 - Sat (10:00-16:00) - Parkshot Campus, Richmond - 1 weeks - £53 - C01752-232402