Illuminated Letters Gold Leaf - Workshop

Aug 04 2018 11:30 - 16:00

Pen Museum, Unit 3 The Argent Centre, B1 3HS Birmingham


In this Illuminated Letters workshop, learn how to draw and decorate a Roman Versals and use gold leaf to add an extra dimension to your cards.

This short course will be based on Roman versals. These were letters based on the shape of Roman Capitals to be used in manuscripts and were often large, decorated in various colours and used to designate the beginnings of verses. This course is suitable for beginners and more experienced calligraphers and offers the chance to engage with some beautiful, historic lettering to inspire your own work and creative designs.

Materials will be provided and our gift shop stocks a range of calligraphy products available for purchase on the day to take home with you

General Admission

GBP 35.00 + GBP 1.95 fee