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An A5 colour catalogue of Tom and Gaynor's recent exhibition  'Earth & Stone' at the Monnow Valley Arts Centre, and The Crafts Study Centre, Farnham is available from  price £3 inc.l p&P U.K), £4 (inc.p& p overseas) via this website, (with approximately half the 48 works illustrated) 

 


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.  

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.

 


 

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.

 

2019

18-20 August   calligraphy all levels    Claridge House, Lingfield, Surrey, details from  www.claridgehousequaker.org.uk

1-3 Feb 2019 pet portraits in pastel, beginners, Flatford Mill, Suffolk www.field-studies-council.org.uk

20-21 Feb 2019 calligraphy all levels, Rowde, Wilts www.artatclevancy.co.uk

1-3 March 2019 calligraphy all levels, Flatford Mill, Suffolk www.field-studiescouncil.org.uk

4-8 March 2019 calligraphy all levels, modern calligraphy and copp£fr.plate, the Princes School of Traditional Arts, London www.psta.org.uk

21-24 March 2019 calligraphy all levels, West Dean College, Sussex www.westdean.org.uk

27-28 March 2019 calligraphy all levels, Rowde, Wilts www.artatclevancy.co.uk

30 March 2019 calligraphy all levels, modern pointed pen cursive, the Prince's School of Traditional Arts, London www.psta.org.uk

5-7 April 2019 calligraphy all levels, Claridge House, Lingfield, Surrey www.claridgehouseguaker.org.uk

17 April 2019 calligraphy all levels, the Lettering Arts Centre, Snape, Suffolk lynne@letteringartstrust.org.uk

24-25 April 2019 calligraphy all levels, Rowde, Wilts www.artatclevancy.co.uk

8-9 May 2019 calligraphy all levels, Rowde, Wilts www.artatclevancy.co.uk

15 May 2019 calligraphy all levels, the Lettering Arts Centre, Snape, Suffolk lynne@letteringartstrust.org.uk

18 May 2019 calligraphy all levels, uncial and carolingian, the Prince's School ofTraditional Arts / London www.psta.org.uk

23-24 May 2019 calligraphy all levels at 'Quirky workshops', Penrith, Cumbria Contact Annie2@quirkyworkshops.co.uk

8 June 2019 calligraphy all levels, modern pointed pen cursive, the Prince's School of Traditional Arts, London www.psta.org.uk

12 June 2019 calligraphy all levels, the Lettering Arts Trust Snape, Suffolk,

6 July 2019 calligraphy all levels, uncial and Carolingian, the Prince's School of Traditional Arts, London www.psta.org.uk

5-7 August 2019 calligraphy all levels, New Brewery Arts, Cirencester Contact clare@newbreweryarts.org.uk

18-21 August 2019 calligraphy all levels, West Dean College, Sussex www.westdean.org.uk

30 Aug -1 Sept 2019 calligraphy all levels, Flatford Mill, Suffolk www.field~studies-council.org.uk

2-6 Sept 2019 calligraphy all levels, pointed and square pen scripts, the Prince's School of Traditional Arts, London www.psta.org.uk

25-27 Oct 2019 calligraphy all levels, Flatford Mill, Suffolk www.field-studiescouncil.org.uk

22-23 Nov 2019 calligraphy all levels, at Sculpture by the Lakes, Dorchester, Dorset contact moniguegudgeon@me.com

 

 

 

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

 

Courses taught by Tom Perkins


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or further details please contact the organising body, or Tom if necessary.

2019

25 Feb-1 March 2019 lettercarving in stone, all levels, West Dean College, Sussex www.westdean.org.uk

3-6 June 2019 drawn and painted lettering, all levels, the Prince's School of Traditional Arts, London www.psta.org.uk

19-21 June 2019 drawn lettering, all levels, Cambridge plus Eric Marland lettercarving in stone 22-24 contact lynne@letteringartstrust.org.uk

5-7 August 2019 lettercarving in stone, all levels, New Brewery Arts, Cirencester contact clare@newbreweryarts,org.uk

23-26 Sept 2019 lettercarving in stone, all levels, West Dean College, Sussex www.westdean.org.uk

 


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6-8 October, calligraphy all levels, ( contact info@anglialeisurelearning.co.uk     for location)

21/22 October,calligraphy all levels, New Brewery Arts Centre, Cirencester ( contact their website)

27-29 October,calligraphy all levels, Flatford Mill,Suffolk ( contact,   enquiries.fm@field-studies-council.org.uk)

17-19 November, calligraphy all levels, (contact    info@anglialeisurelearning.co.uk     for location )