Looking to give yourself the best start on your calligraphy journey? Look no further with my beginner kit and course. With all the equipment, tuition and worksheets you need to get started. Join the hundreds of others and start your calligraphy journey here today.
Fabulous! The course and kit is just fab! I'm so in love with Calligraphy now.
Beginner kit & Course
What do I get?
High Quality Equipment
The essentials I use on a daily basis: - 30ml glass jar of black sumi ink - Leonardt nib & hand lettered protective envelope - Straight pen holder -15 sheets of high quality layout paper
Expert Video Instruction
My fun engaging videos aim to pass on my years of knowledge: - 50+ videos lessons and in-depth learning over 7 modules - Learn from a professional calligraphy teacher who has taught hundreds of students - Easy to follow videos filmed at the best angle to see my hand and nib - Troubleshooting module to help with common issues
Multiple Practice Sheets & Guidelines
Guide your practice with my carefully designed sheets. - Comprehensive warm up drills -Modern Calligraphy Alphabet - Alphabet practice sheets - Blank guidelines - Layout paper to lay over and re-use sheets as many times as you like.
Professional Learning Platform with Lifetime Access
My learning environment is easy to use. - Easy to navigate - find previous videos and replay - Personal log in and dashboard to see your courses and progress. - Log in and watch using any device. - Progress tracker and means you can come back to where you left off. - Quizzes at the end of each module to test what you've learnt
Eco Conscious Resources
This beginner kit has been designed with the planet in mind. - Free of plastic and single use materials. - Including glass ink pot, wooden lacquered pen holder, recyclable worksheets and presentation box. - So you can enjoy learning without damaging the planet.
Thank you for the amazing kit and course. Just tried practicing words in calligraphy for the first time and I'm actually quite proud!
Beginner kit & Course
Online course what will i learn ?
MODULE 1 : Introduction to modern calligraphy
Hello from me What is Modern Calligraphy? What are the amazing benefits of learning calligraphy Why left handers can practice calligraphy too
MODULE 2 : All about equipment
What equipment do you need. Step by step instruction on how to assemble your equipment How to use your equipment correctly. How to look after your kit to make it last. Equipment Quiz - Test what you've learnt
MODULE 3: The mechanics of modern calligraphy
The anatomy of a nib How a nib works and why pressure is key How to hold your pen correctly How to use the nib and ink Mechanics quiz - test what you've learnt
MODULE 4: Warming up exercises
How and why we warm up ? Why mindset is important before you start What are the foundational calligraphy strokes How to practice downstrokes and upstrokes The best warm up drills ( separate video for each) How to use individual strokes to create perfect shapes. Quiz
MODULE 5: The modern calligraphy alphabet
Introduction to letterforms - what are they and how they work A detailed breakdown video for each letter of the alphabet Uppercase and Lowercase A -Z How to tackle complex letterforms
MODULE 6: Common issues and how to fix them
How to stop downstrokes forming as two separate lines What to do if strokes have become very thick What to do if you have blobs on my page What to do if your letters are too upright What to do if my letters are looking spiky not smooth How to use layout paper What to do if your ink isn't flowing out your nib
MODULE 7: Next steps
How to join letters How to form words How to review and critique your calligraphy Next steps and alternative equipment inks/nibs/penholder
Of course and many do! Just pop their name, email and address in the delivery address section at the checkout. They can then change their password and log in once they receive the kit.
Once purchased you will be emailed instructions on how to log into the course. You need to log into the 'My Account' section of the website. Log in using the user details you created in the checkout.
Please refer to our returns policy here.
Of course and many do! Even though I demonstrate with my right hand, the same rules apply to left handers. If you hold the pen with the right technique you won't have issues with smudging etc.
You get access immediate access to the course on purchase. Time frame for the delivery of the kit: Free 2nd class delivery usually takes 2-4 working days to arrive. 1st class delivery normally arrives in 2 working days.