Learn Calligraphy & Hand Lettering
In an increasingly digital world, the tangible feeling of a hand lettered item is both personal and meaningful. Join artist Laura Lavender as she teaches the basics of calligraphy and hand lettering.
You’ll explore a range of tools and techniques to form letters, words & symbols, then apply these skills to fun & useful projects.
Laura Lavender has a relaxing, gentle approach to teaching, which complements the meditative nature of calligraphy.
Pointed pen flourishing
Embellished drop capitals
Floral pointed pen
Watercolour & gouache colour calligraphy
Elegant modern pointed pen
Fun & funky modern pointed pen
Black paper & white ink
Laura offers one-on-one Skype lessons, on any of the above subjects.
Thanks to modern technology, Laura's instruction services are available anywhere there is internet access, calligraphy pens & paper. Skype lessons come with downloadable practice materials. Please inquire for details.
Laura offers workshops in traditional and modern calligraphy techniques, as listed above under "workshop subjects."
Workshops include stationery and practice packages and can include a full premium quality calligraphy kit. Custom options are available. Please inquire for details.
UPCOMING WORKSHOPS & CLASSES
CURRENT WORKSHOP OFFERINGS:
Laura currently offers private calligraphy lessons from her Victorian farmhouse studio in the Cowichan Valley.
Private lessons are available in person, via Skype, or at a prearranged location of your choice.
Please be in touch for more details and to book your lesson now.
Private workshops include:
3hrs of tuition customized to your calligraphy background and interests.
A calligraphy kit.
NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL CLASS DATES
CORPORATE TEAM BUILDING & PRIVATE PARTIES
Laura Lavender offers calligraphy lessons for private parties, such bacherlorette parties or birthday parties.
Laura Lavender's light-hearted approach to calligraphy is ideal for relaxing and creative corporate team building sessions.