Stock up your tool kit essentials...
Due to Covid-19, no in-person Modern Calligraphy Workshops are currently scheduled.
As soon as the restrictions begin to lift, a schedule of workshops will be released at some of our favourite venues
in South London and Surrey including:
This Modern Calligraphy Workshop kit provides the perfect distraction from everyday life, with all of the tools, equipment and worksheets, as well as a video link to a 40 minute 'virtual workshop' with Ellie, that you will need to start learning Modern Calligraphy.
Sit down at a clear table with a cup of tea or coffee and a tasty treat to enjoy while you practice, and lose yourself as you learn this relaxing, mindful skill.
The kit is designed for complete beginners, is suitable for both left and
right-handed calligraphers and includes all of the equipment, information and demonstration that you will need to start your practice.
These kits are assembled by hand in London, presented in a tissue paper lined 100% recycled cardboard postage box, perfect for getting the kit to you.
However if you’re looking for a beautifully presented treat for a loved one, why not take a look at the Luxury Calligraphy Gift box above?
PERFECT FOR YOU...
All you need to learn Modern Calligraphy
BEGINNER'S CALLIGRAPHY KIT
Improve your Modern Calligraphy Skills with this set of intermediate printable worksheets and a corresponding video tutorial. Designed as a digital add-on for those who have some experience in Modern Calligraphy, this package is an ideal follow on from the 'Learn Modern Calligraphy At Home' kit, or for calligraphers who have attended a beginners workshop with ERA Calligraphy.
The worksheets and 1 hour 45 minute video cover four main areas:
Capital letters and the way they sit in relation to the word that they begin.
How to join lower case letters and how to approach creating words in calligraphy.
How to address an envelope, covering the template that you will need to mark onto your envelopes.
Supplies and Suppliers, covering ERA Calligraphy's favourite inks and papers, where to buy them and how to use them.
Included in this kit are five printable worksheets to download and a corresponding
one hour and 45 minute video tutorial.
This kit is entirely digital and does not include a physical kit or any materials.
The link to video tutorial is included in the downloadable documents that you will receive upon purchase.
PERFECT FOR IMPROVERS...
Enhance your Modern Calligraphy skills with this downloadable kit
INTERMEDIATE CALLIGRAPHY KIT
MODERN CALLIGRAPHY WORKSHOPS
"ELLIE'S WORKSHOP WAS SO INSPIRING AND SOMETHING I'VE ALWAYS WANTED TO TRY BUT NEVER HAD THE CONFIDENCE. THE WORKSHOP WAS REALLY RELAXED AND YOU CAN GO AT YOUR OWN PACE THROUGH THE WORKSHEET, SO YOU NEVER FEEL RUSHED. ALSO, THERE WAS CAKE WHICH IS ALWAYS A BONUS! I HOPE SHE DOES MORE IN THE FUTURE AS I'LL BE SURE TO SIGN UP!"
Natasha, Workshop at Nest Home and Café, Ripley
JOIN ELLIE AT A BEGINNER'S WORKSHOP TO LEARN THE BASICS OF MODERN CALLIGRAPHY, OR GET IN TOUCH TO BOOK A PRIVATE INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP WORKSHOP AT YOUR HOME.
Modern calligraphy is a wonderful skill to master, so whether you hope to use calligraphy to add a wow factor to an upcoming project, to get back in touch with pen and paper, or maybe you're looking to learn calligraphy as new therapeutic past time, Ellie's beginner's classes cater perfectly to those looking to learn the art of Modern Calligraphy. (The workshop is designed for complete beginners, and all resources and equipment will be provided.)
In this class we will cover:
The features of the pen and nib, and how to correctly use them.
How to form the strokes that make up all letters.
The formation of each letter to create the modern calligraphy alphabet.
By the end of the class, not only will you have learnt the basics of holding and using a calligraphy pen, Ellie will have shared some of her best tips, tricks and secrets to help you with your own independent practice after the workshop.
You will leave the lesson having enjoyed an array of tea, coffee and delicious refreshments, with a starter pack including a set of exercise sheets and all of the essential tools and the confidence that you will need to practice your new skill.
LEARN MODERN CALLIGRAPHY
If you’re looking for a thoughtful gift to treat a loved one during these challenging times, this beautifully packaged Luxury Beginner's Kit will make the perfect gift.
Calligraphy encourages mindfulness and relaxation, making it the perfect distraction from everyday life. This luxurious gift edition of the Beginners Modern Calligraphy Kit is presented in a tissue paper lined luxurious grey gift box (the perfect way to safely store your calligraphy tool kit), wrapped with pale pink packaging, with calligraphy details embossed in gold foil.
This Modern Calligraphy Kit is designed for complete beginners, and is suitable for both left and right-handed calligraphers.
With all of the tools and worksheets, as well as a video link to a 40 minute 'virtual workshop' with Ellie, this gift set includes all of the essentials needed to start learning Modern Calligraphy.
The kits are assembled by hand in London in sustainable and recyclable packaging.
THE PERFECT GIFT...
for someone you love, (or a rather lovely treat for yourself)
LUXURY BEGINNER'S MODERN CALLIGRAPHY GIFT KIT
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Both the Luxury Gift Kit and Beginner’s Modern Calligraphy Kit are designed for beginners and include all of the tools and equipment that you’ll need to get started, together with unlimited access to an online video tutorial.
Although the contents of these two beginner's calligraphy kits are the same, if you’re looking for a special treat for a loved one,
the beautifully packaged Luxury Beginner's Kit will make the perfect gift.
Mad Lilies Florist, Banstead
Nest Home and Café, Ripley
Surbeanton Coffee Shop, Surbiton