Photos are from past workshops and are not indicative of future workshops.
I am excited to share my love of lettering with you! If you’ve always wanted to learn how to create modern calligraphy or use a brush pen but didn’t know where to start, join me for a workshop so we can begin your lettering journey together! The current class schedule is posted above and will be updated as new dates are added. View photos from previous workshops here
Pixiedust Calligraphy Workshop 101
The workshop is a 2.5-hour session designed for absolute beginners, so just come and enjoy!
The first 1.5 hours will be covering basic techniques:
how to assembly of a calligraphy pen and ink tools
understanding basic brushstroke techniques
how to write the alphabet in modern calligraphy style in DIP pen
The second hour will be your turn to enjoy the beauty of calligraphy. Don’t worry, you will receive personal one-on-one guidance during your practice.
Complete beginners (you’re serious about calligraphy, or if you’re just hoping to learn a new skill for your future creative projects)
If you have some experience in calligraphy but are facing problems and seeking some one-on-one guidance. Problems may be ink flow, posture/positions, correctly using your tools and more, or
If you have experience in calligraphy but haven’t practiced it in a long time and want to refresh your knowledge and skills with proper guidance.
All supplies are provided!
Light refreshments will be supplied on the day. Class sizes are kept small to ensure personal attention for everyone.
Classes vary, please see the descriptions for each workshop.
Embossing & Brush Lettering
Pixiedust Calligraphy Workshop 201
You must have taken calligraphy 101 workshop with me or have experience with a dip pen and ink to take these workshops. The basics will not be taught.
During the 2 hours workshop, you will learn how to join letters using more flourishes and stylish flow. You will also learn how to create flourish accents and embellish your writing and finally we will practice writing a short quote to help you experience first hand, how meditative and calming calligraphy writing can be.
WORKSHOP DATES FOR MODERN CALLIGRAPHY 201 FOR 2019 WILL BE ANNOUNCED SOON!
PLEASE SIGN UP HERE to be notified of future class dates. As soon as we have new dates available our waiting list will be notified straight away.
Workshop for brands
Each year we create a select amount of special calligraphy workshops which work perfectly as team bonding, away days or just to wow clients and influencers.
We offer an intimate introduction and exploration of modern calligraphy or brush lettering, in a beautifully styled experience tailored to your company and needs. The event can take place in your offices or in one of our recommended locations with beautiful bright spaces. The lessons typically last 2 hours and presents a mesmerizing demonstration and tuition to guests. Attendees receive a luxury calligraphy kit to take away. We can personalise items for your team, collaborate on goodie bags. No request is too big, and we love being creative with our classes, so let us know your ideas.
Please note, workshop dates are limited, to request our package details and to secure a date, please send an email.
Select clients: The Valley Brisbane, Ovolo Inchcolm