Calligraphy for Beginners

Calligraphy for Beginners

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Calligraphy for Beginners - Sydney Course

We offer training in face to face and/or online learning formats.

  • Please see scheduled class for delivery format.
  • Online classes delivered via livestream video over Zoom.

Using a calligraphic pen, you will learn to write an Uncial script in two versions, including in an attractive monoline form, which will then be developed into a more decorative style. A small practical project will be included and further options will be discussed. This course is designed especially for those who have no previous experience

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across northern and western Sydney. We have campuses in Blacktown, Carlingford, Chatswood, Mt Druitt, Richmond and Ryde. Enrol today or enquire now!

Course Outline

This course involves a combination of demonstration and practical work.

In this course you will:

  • Learn a monoline Uncial script
  • Create calligraphic patterns
  • Write an Uncial script in a more decorative form
  • Produce a small project

Course Outcome

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Write both a monoline and decorative Uncial script
  • Develop your own calligraphic patterns
  • Create small projects using calligraphic script

What to Bring

Please bring :

  • 2 x ZIG Memory System Dual-tip Calligraphy Marker pens, (any 2 colours).

The pens are available at art shops, such as The Art Scene and online.

Important Information

Please note: You will need access to the internet and a smartphone, tablet, computer or laptop in order to participate in the livestream video classes.

Prerequisite: Essential

This class is for the complete beginner and assumes no prior experience in calligraphy.

Important Information

Please note: You will need access to the internet and a smartphone, tablet, computer or laptop in order to participate in the livestream video classes.

Delivery Mode

  • We offer training in face to face and/or online learning formats.
  • To check the delivery mode of the course you are interested in please view the class timetable.

Classroom based: experienced and engaging trainers will take you through the course material face to face.

Classroom based learning for this course includes:

  • Scheduled class times and sessions
  • Interaction with your trainer and other students

Please note: Government COVID-19 regulations and recommendations, including appropriate social distancing measures, hand washing and other hygiene protocols will be in place at all times and may result in course delivery changes.

Remote learning: experienced and engaging trainers will take you through the course material via interactive livestream video classes online.

Remote learning for this course includes:

  • Scheduled class times and sessions
  • Livestream video classes online
  • Interaction with your trainer and other students during livestream video sessions

Please note: You will need access to the internet and a smartphone, tablet, computer or laptop in order to participate in the livestream video classes.

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across northern and western Sydney. We have campuses in Blacktown, Carlingford, Chatswood, Mt Druitt, Richmond and Ryde. Enrol today or enquire now!

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