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Tom Perkins : Teaches drawn and carved lettering short courses to regional groups. Please enquire for further details. He also teaches week-end or longer courses at his workshop in Cambridgeshire, for 6-8 people, in letter carving in stone and drawn lettering.

Gaynor Goffe : Teaches a wide range of calligraphic topics for one-day, weekend and longer workshops to regional calligraphy groups. Please enquire for further details. She also teaches one-day or longer courses at her home in Cambridgeshire, for small groups, a wide range of calligraphy topics available.  

 

 


 

Courses taught by Tom Perkins


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2020

March 29-2 April Lettercarving in stone, all levels including beginners,West Dean College,Sussex (www.westdean.org.uk)

June 19-21 Drawn lettering with Tom Perkins, Cambridge AND 21-23 Lettercarving in stone with Eric Marland ( lynne@letteringartstrust.org.uk)

September 21-24 Lettercarving in stone, all levels inc. beginners, West Dean College,Sussex (www.westdean.org.uk)

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Courses taught by Gaynor Goffe

Please see websites of venues for further details, or contact GG

Gaynor Goffe is teaching the following  calligraphy courses at centres in the UK, including West Dean College, Sussex (WD) and Flatford Mill Field Studies Centre, Suffolk (FM):-

The following are one-day, weekend, and longer workshops taught by Gaynor Goffe, please contact Gaynor or the  relevant residential centre for further details :-

Half and one-day workshops also taught at home, approximately once a fortnight, weekdays and Sundays, near Ely, Cambs, please e-mail for further details and dates.

 

2020

February 21-23 Calligraphy all levels including beginners Flatford Mill, Suffolk ( www.field-studies-council.org.uk or contact gmgoffe@hotmail.com)

March 3 One-day workshop Flatford Mill (only contact gmgoffe@hotmail.com)

March 16-19 Calligraphy all levels  including beginners at the Prince's School of Traditional Arts, London (www.psta.org.uk)

March 20-23 Calligraphy all levels including beginners, West Dean College, Sussex www.westdean.org,uk)

March 25/26 Calligraphy all levels including beginners, Rowde, Wilts ( www.artatclevancy.co.uk)

April 8 Calligraphy all levels, Snape, Suffolk (lynne@letteringartstrust.org.uk )

April 14-17 Calligraphy all levels including beginners, Flatford Mill, Suffolk (www.field-studies-council.org.uk or gmgoffe@hotmail.com)

April 21 Calligraphy all levels including beginners, Flatford Mill, (only contact gmgoffe@hotmail.com )

April 25 Copperplate and/or 'modern'pointed pen calligraphy, all levels including beginners, the Prince's School of Traditional Arts, London (www.psta.org.uk)

April 29/30 Calligraphy all levels inc. beginners, Rowde,Wilts (www.artatclevancy.co.uk)

May 7 Calligraphy all levels inc. beginners Flatford Mill, Suffolk (only contact gmgoffe@hotmail.com)

May 16 Uncial or Carolingian, all levels inc. beginners, the Prince's School of Traditional Arts, London (www.psta.org.uk)

May 20/21 Calligraphy all levels inc. beginners, Rowde,Wilts (www.artatclevancy.co.uk)

June 5/6 Calligrpahy all levels,  inc. beginners, nr Penrith, Lake District, (e-mail:annie2@quirkyworkshops.co.uk)

June 10 Calligraphy all levels inc. beginners, Snape,Suffolk (lynne@letteringartstrust.org.uk)

June 22-26 Calligraphy all levels inc. beginners, the Prince's School of Traditional Arts,London (www.psta.org.uk)

July 8/9 Calligraphy all levels inc. beginners, Rowde,Wilts (www.artatclevancy.co.uk)

July 17-19 Calligraphy all levels inc. beginners, West Dean College, Sussex (www.westdean.org.uk)

August 21-23 Calligraphy all levels inc. beginners, Flatford Mill, Suffolk (www.field-studies-council.org.uk)

September 7-11 Calligraphy all levels, the Prince's School of Traditional Arts, London (www.psta.org.uk)

December 4-6 Calligraphy all levels, Flatford Mill.Suffolk, (www.field-studies-council.org.uk)

 

 

 

NB Saturday or weekend workshops I am teaching for regional calligraphy groups are advertised to members via the groups. (If you are not a member of a regional group and need information please contact me )

 

Workshop Topics

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I am available for one day, weekend and longer workshops on the following topics, please contact me if you wish to arrange a workshop.

1) Basic Scripts:-

. formal italic

. joined cursive italic

. foundational hand

. 9th century Carolingian

. uncial

. versals

. Roman capitals

. italic capitals

. copperplate minuscule & capitals

2)Contemporary Variations- Any of the above are available as more advanced workshops with script variations, or mixed-level workshops covering basics and variations.

3) Other topics:-

. Renaissance round minuscule

. Renaissance San Vito capitals

. flourish design, italic minuscule & capitals

. pressure and release Roman capitals

. pressure and release capitals variations

. experimenting with automatic pens

. colour in the pen and background

. writing at small sizes

. developing rhythm in italic

. lay-out and design

. surgery for works in progress

. Additional topics can be considered

 


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