SHAKESPEARE: Twelfth Night

“Twelfth Night” was an exhibition of new work by members of Oxford Scribes. This formed part of Oxford’s tribute to Shakespeare on the 400th anniversary of his death.

This exhibition was on display at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford from 10 December 2016 – 21 January 2017.

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 COLLECTIONS:  A Celebration of Lettering Arts

In this exhibition we showcased our passion for beautiful hand lettering with a collection of work by current members of Oxford Scribes.  We demonstrated that our skills encompass so much more than handwriting. Each individual piece is an interpretation of the theme Collections (or lists) and celebrates the wide range of media and techniques employed by contemporary artists.

This exhibition was at the North Wall Gallery, Oxford between 9th December 2015 and 9th January 2016. A portion of the Collections artwork  moved on to the Headington Library where it was viewed during library opening hours.

 

 

 

 

WRITE ON: Oxford Scribes 30th anniversary exhibition

In 2014, current and past members of Oxford Scribes celebrated thirty years of making beautiful calligraphic marks.

The anniversary exhibition Write-On was shown at the Oxfordshire County Museum, Woodstock in May and at The Cornerstone in Didcot in June 2014.

Write-On demonstrated the great versatility of the calligraphic arts and included an exciting Maypole installation, as well as historical and new work.  In addition to more conventional framed work made with a brush or pen on paper or vellum, there were books and boxes and unusual two and three dimensional pieces made on a variety of different surfaces with alternative tools.

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