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Learn Modern Calligraphy and Brush Lettering with us in Manchester City Centre!

Scroll through the calendar for upcoming dates and more information on our workshops.

May
11
Thu
Cocktails and Lettering – Brush @ Artisan Manchester
May 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

• UPDATE • (1)

Summer’s dawning on us again and we’re wasting no time in launching our seasonal Cocktails & Lettering workshop!

Drawing inspiration from typography and calligraphy, this workshop is a creative middle ground for those who wish to combine the old and the new.

A curriculum created for beginners, this cosy class will enjoy 2.5 hours of learning the basic strokes, swells, letter forms with the use of a brush and/or brush pen. By the end, you will be well equipped to carry on your brush lettering practice independently and create Pinterest-worthy quotes!

Course fee includes snacks, a cocktail (or mocktail) and a specially curated starter kit that includes – a brush pen, a water brush, 1 pot of ink, guide sheets and more. To top it off, Artisan is throwing in a 20% discount for our participants who decide to dine at the restaurant after the workshop!*

  • Level: Beginner
  • Date: 11 May 2017, Thursday
  • Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Venue: Artisan Manchester [The Avenue, 18-22 Bridge St, Manchester M3 3BZ, UK]
  • Price: £69 – £77

Ticket Type



Course Content:

1. Introduction to Brush Lettering
– What is it?
– Introduction to various tools.

2. Warm Up
– Loosening your muscles with lines and ovals

3. Curves and Pressure
-Understanding the brush.
– Creating thick and thin lines.
– Mastering underturns and overturns.

4. Practise the Minuscule
– Combining various strokes to create letter forms.

5. Design and Layout
– Create Something Awesome.

Terms & Conditions:
– The venue reserves the right to request for your ID for any purchase of alcohol. 
– Confirmation of seat upon payment received.
– Classes are non-refundable and non-transferable.
– Artsynibs reserves full rights to accept or decline the registration of any participant for any reason, without explanation.

– Artsynibs reserves full rights to amend or adjust the date, time, venue, content, fees, or instructor of any scheduled course, session, workshop, talk or event.

– In the event of a no-show, late turn arrival or inability to stay through the entire workshop, no refund will be granted. 
– Should the workshop be cancelled or shortened, Artsynibs will perform all refunds within 5 working days.
May
13
Sat
Modern Calligraphy with Watercolour – Dip Pen @ Manchester City Centre
May 13 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

Modern Calligraphy with Watercolour

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This workshop is designed for those piqued by the art of calligraphy and specially tailored to beginners who wish to explore this art of writing with a pointed pen.

Taking a modern spin, you will enjoy a 3 hour workshop learning about the basics of modern calligraphy consisting of handling a pointed pen, drills, letter forms and finally be well equipped to create a simple artwork with some watercolour blending at the end of the session.

Course fee includes refreshments, and a specially curated starter kit which we’ve recently upgraded – nib holder, nibs, a pen rest, 2 pots of watercolour ink, guide sheets and more!

  • Level: Beginner
  • Date: 13 May 2017, Saturday
  • Time: 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
  • Venue: Manchester City Centre – Location TBC
  • Price: £65

Reserve your spot now!




 

Course Content:

– Warm Up
– Strokes and Pressure
– Practising the Minuscule
– Practising the Phrases
– Design and Layout
– Create Something Awesome

 

Terms & Conditions:
– Course fee includes light refreshments (cakes, sandwiches), drinks and a carefully curated starter kit.
– Confirmation of seat upon payment received.
– Classes are non-refundable and non-transferable.
– Artsynibs reserves full rights to accept or decline the registration of any participant for any reason, without explanation.
– Artsynibs reserves full rights to amend or adjust the date, time, venue, content, fees, or instructor of any scheduled course, session, workshop, talk or event.
– In the event of a no-show, late turn arrival or inability to stay through the entire workshop, no refund will be granted. 
– Should the workshop be cancelled or shortened, Artsynibs will perform all refunds within 5 working days.
May
25
Thu
Cocktails & Calligraphy – Dip Pen @ Artisan Manchester
May 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

• UPDATE • (2)

Summer’s dawning on us again and we’re wasting no time in launching our seasonal Cocktails & Calligraphy workshop!

This workshop is designed for those piqued by the art of calligraphy and specially tailored to beginners who wish to explore this art of writing with a pointed pen.

Taking a modern spin, you will enjoy a 2.5 hour workshop learning about the basics of modern calligraphy consisting of handling a pointed pen, drills, letter forms. By the end of the session, you’ll be well equipped to create your very own quote!

Course fee includes snacks, a cocktail (or mocktail) and a specially curated starter kit that includes –nib holder, nibs, a pen rest, a pot of ink, guide sheets and more. To top it off, Artisan is throwing in a 20% discount for our participants who decide to dine at the restaurant after the workshop!*

  • Level: Beginner
  • Date: 25 May 2017, Thursday
  • Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Venue: Artisan, The Avenue, 18-22 Bridge St, Manchester M3 3BZ, UK
  • Price: £69 – £77

Reserve your spot now!


Ticket Type



 

Course Content:

– Warm Up
– Strokes and Pressure
– Practising the Minuscule
– Practising the Phrases
– Design and Layout
– Create Something Awesome

 

Terms & Conditions:
– Course fee includes light refreshments (cakes, sandwiches), drinks and a carefully curated starter kit.
– Confirmation of seat upon payment received.
– Classes are non-refundable and non-transferable.
– Artsynibs reserves full rights to accept or decline the registration of any participant for any reason, without explanation.
– Artsynibs reserves full rights to amend or adjust the date, time, venue, content, fees, or instructor of any scheduled course, session, workshop, talk or event.
– In the event of a no-show, late turn arrival or inability to stay through the entire workshop, no refund will be granted. 
– Should the workshop be cancelled or shortened, Artsynibs will perform all refunds within 5 working days.
Jul
15
Sat
Brush Lettering for Beginners @ Ziferblat Edge Street
Jul 15 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

Pentepa

Drawing inspiration from typography and calligraphy, this workshop is a creative middle ground for those who wish to combine the old and the new.

A curriculum created for beginners, this cosy class will enjoy 3 hours of learning to handle the brush pens like the Pentel Touch and Pentel Aquash Water Brush, strokes, swells, letter forms and design planning. By the end, you will be well equipped to carry on your brush lettering practice independently in terms of tools and knowledge.

Course fee includes refreshments, and a specially curated starter kit that includes – various brush pens, a pot of walnut ink, guide sheets and more!

  • Level: Beginner
  • Date: 15 July 2017, Saturday
  • Time: 10:30am – 1:30 pm
  • Venue: Ziferblat Edge Street, Northern Quarter, M1 4HW
  • Price: £59 – £63

Ticket Type




 

Course Content:

1. Introduction to Brush Lettering
– What is it?
– Introduction to various tools.

2. Warm Up
– Loosening your muscles with lines and ovals

3. Curves and Pressure
-Understanding the brush.
– Creating thick and thin lines.
– Mastering underturns and overturns.

4. Practise the Minuscule
– Combining various strokes to create letter forms.

5. Design and Layout
– Create Something Awesome.

 

 

Terms & Conditions:
– Course fee includes light refreshments (cakes, sandwiches), drinks and a carefully curated starter kit.
– Confirmation of seat upon payment received.
– Classes are non-refundable and non-transferable.
– Artsynibs reserves full rights to accept or decline the registration of any participant for any reason, without explanation.
– Artsynibs reserves full rights to amend or adjust the date, time, venue, content, fees, or instructor of any scheduled course, session, workshop, talk or event.
– In the event of a no-show, late turn arrival or inability to stay through the entire workshop, no refund will be granted. 
– Should the workshop be cancelled or shortened, Artsynibs will perform all refunds within 5 working days.
Intro to Modern Calligraphy Workshop – Dip Pen @ Ziferblat Edge Street
Jul 15 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy Workshop

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This workshop is designed for those piqued by the art of calligraphy and specially tailored to beginners who wish to explore this art of writing with a pointed pen.

Taking a modern spin, you will enjoy a 3 hour workshop learning about the basics of modern calligraphy consisting of handling a pointed pen, drills, letter forms and finally be well equipped to create a simple artwork at the end of the session. The class is held in the vibrant Northern Quarter in Manchester city centre. Each workshop is intentionally kept small for optimal attention given to each participant.

Course fee includes refreshments, and a specially curated starter kit which we’ve recently upgraded – nib holder, nibs, a pen rest, a bottle of ink, guide sheets and more!

  • Level: Beginner
  • Date: 15 July 2017, Saturday
  • Time: 2.30 pm – 5.30 pm
  • Venue: Ziferblat Edge Street, Northern Quarter, M1 4HW
  • Price: £59

Ticket Type




 

Course Content:

– Warm Up
– Strokes and Pressure
– Practising the Minuscule
– Practising the Phrases
– Design and Layout
– Create Something Awesome

 

Terms & Conditions:
– Course fee includes light refreshments (cakes, sandwiches), drinks and a carefully curated starter kit.
– Confirmation of seat upon payment received.
– Classes are non-refundable and non-transferable.
– Artsynibs reserves full rights to accept or decline the registration of any participant for any reason, without explanation.
– Artsynibs reserves full rights to amend or adjust the date, time, venue, content, fees, or instructor of any scheduled course, session, workshop, talk or event.
– In the event of a no-show, late turn arrival or inability to stay through the entire workshop, no refund will be granted. 
– Should the workshop be cancelled or shortened, Artsynibs will perform all refunds within 5 working days.