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Foundational Hand with Christopher Haanes


Working on the formal Roman Capital forms with internationally acclaimed calligrapher and bookdesigner Christopher Haanes (see below). A focus on pen-made capitals.

DATES : Friday, 24 May, 11:00 to 5:30

Saturday, 25 May, 10:00 to 4:30

Sunday, 26 May, 10:00 to 4:30

COST : £ 265 This class is designed for Intermediate to Advanced calligraphers/designers. For beginners, an earlier introduction class is required. Discount when registering two or more classes.

Class size limited to 8 people. 50% Deposit required by May 10th to secure spot.

CONTACT : info@brightoncalligraphy.com - email Megan to register or for more info


Christopher Haanes from Oslo, Norway, earned a Diploma with merit in calligraphy from Roehampton Institute and became a fellow of the SSI in 1989. He has taught graphic designers for more than 20 years, as well as workshops throughout Europe, Asia, North & South America. He has published several books on calligraphy and lettering as well as several articles and essays. His work is published in several international books and magazines, including Letter Arts Review.

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