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- City Lit bookbindingCourse start date: Tue 27 Sep 2022
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Sue DoggettStep into bookbinding with this three-term course. Learn essential techniques and develop skills in using tools and materials to produce your own work. A stimulating, challenging and comprehensive introduction for beginners.Full fee £1,159.00 Senior fee £927.00 Concession £753.00
- Calligraphy and illuminationCourse start date: Tue 27 Sep 2022 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Emiko HashiguchiLearn how to write beautifully with a dip pen and design and produce a piece of work with illuminated letters using colour and gold leaf. All levels.
- Book conservation and repair workshop: intermediateCourse start date: Wed 28 Sep 2022 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Gavin MoorheadIdeal if you have some bookbinding conservation experience and want to develop your skills further by working on your own projects with advice and guidance. Each term will include demonstrations that focus on a different aspect of book conservation.Full fee £469.00 Senior fee £375.00 Concession £305.00
- Book conservation and repair: paper and cloth-bound books
- Calligraphy: start letteringCourse start date: Sat 1 Oct 2022
Location on this date: OnlineTutors: Sharon ShawPersonalised hand lettered designs can be used on greetings cards or just as a way to relax. In this beginners course you will learn the basic lettering strokes and then progress to creating styles of your own. You don’t have to worry about purchasing fancy expensive tools; all you will need are regular pens and paper that you probably have at home.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.Full fee £99.00 Senior fee £99.00 Concession £99.00
- Bookbinding: 10 projects for beginnersCourse start date: Sun 2 Oct 2022
Location on this date: OnlineTutors: Ina BaumeisterAn exciting range of graded projects to introduce you to bookbinding. Come armed with enthusiasm and walk away with a stack of small books and a heap of information on materials, tools and techniques.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
- City Lit bookbinding: intermediateCourse start date: Mon 3 Oct 2022
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Gavin MoorheadAn intermediate-level course for students with some experience. Learn new skills and techniques. Develop and build on existing knowledge in traditional and contemporary bookbinding, including leather paring and fine binding.
- Book arts drop-inCourse start date: Thu 6 Oct 2022 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Sue DoggettA one-day, tutor supported book arts workshop. This short course is ideal for students who would like some technical or conceptual advice and the space to work on a personal project. Students will work independently with one to one support.Full fee £69.00 Senior fee £69.00 Concession £69.00
- Calligraphy evening courseCourse start date: Thu 6 Oct 2022 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Ivo GrantinsLearn the basics of calligraphy while studying italic hand. Learn how to form lowercase and capital letters and experiment with layouts to produce a finished piece. The course will also help to develop your creativity and will give you a lot of ideas for future personal projects.The course is suitable for beginners, but improvers with a special interest in italic are welcome.Full fee £239.00 Senior fee £191.00 Concession £155.00
- City Lit calligraphy courseCourse start date: Mon 10 Oct 2022
Location on this date: Keeley StreetStep into advanced level calligraphy with this three term programme that equips students with the essential techniques required for beautiful cursive handwriting. The course will cover specialist skills-based training in Calligraphy with Design, blending traditional skills with an introduction to the latest trends in the calligraphy and design world. An exciting, challenging, and thorough introduction to the art of calligraphy.Full fee £1,059.00 Senior fee £847.00 Concession £688.00
- Calligraphy for beginnersCourse start date: Fri 14 Oct 2022
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Sharon ShawLearn how to write formal calligraphy scripts using a 3.8mm Pilot parallel calligraphy pen. The parallel calligraphy pen is versatile, transportable broad-edged cartridge pen which allows you to write thick and thin strokes. Advice will be given on other tools and materials you can use for calligraphy. This course is suitable for left and right-handers.
- Bookbinding: gold tooling on leatherFull fee £249.00 Senior fee £199.00 Concession £162.00
- Bookbinding: Japanese books and boxesCourse start date: Thu 27 Oct 2022
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Sue DoggettExplore the elegant sewing patterns found in Japanese binding. Learn how to fold books, make a fold-out case, sew traditional designs and experiment with creating your own. This course is suitable for beginners.
- Hand marbled paperCourse start date: Fri 28 Oct 2022
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Royston HawardGet creative whilst discovering the history and mystical techniques of decorative paper marbling from Suminagashi and Ebru to traditional Western marbling on carrageen moss size. Try out re-creating some historical patterns. Suitable for all levels.
- More mosaicsCourse start date: Sat 29 Oct 2022
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Vanessa BensonExplore surface qualities including smooth, textured and relief work, as well as covering non-flat shapes. A wide range of approaches from fine art to ornament will be considered. Please bring ideas. Basic materials provided. All levels welcome.
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