An Illuminated Letter with a Touch of Gold with Jan Mehigan
February 19, 2022 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm£30 – £35
SYNOPSIS: Jan is a renowned calligrapher and artist, with an interest in both traditional and contemporary calligraphy. She is a Fellow of both the SSI and CLAS and is a popular and knowledgeable tutor and demonstrator.
Enjoy designing your own decorative letters. Create vibrant modern decorative letters or an initial, using a dip pen, line, colour and gold (the real stuff or gold gouache). We will look at the techniques of arriving at good letter design with the use of tracing paper, the application of vibrant colour plus the use of gold to add a sparkle! You may wish to research an idea and bring your own exciting design or select from the examples which Jan will provide. Letters will be created with a dip or technical pen or drawn with a pencil and then painted.