Course Description

Calligraphy

Course Details

Staff Member:

Mr Slinger

Aims of the course:

  • To hold a penholder correctly and learn the basic strokes needed for calligraphy
  • Formation of letters in both lower and upper case
  • To write a letter, poem or song lyrics for themselves, a friend or a family member.

Skills you will learn:

  • To develop a different form of handwriting
  • To write thick and thin with a nib
  • To write full words and sentences in calligraphy

What you will need:

  • Nikko G Nib
  • Straight Penholder
  • Calligraphy paper - Rhodia Pad
  • Black Calligraphy Ink
  • Jar for water
  • Letter formation sheets and general worksheets for instructions/guidance.
  • Something to cover the tables in case ink spills