Guild Workshops

The Calligraphers' Guild holds workshops on a regular basis (usually monthly) using local, interstate or overseas tutors. Subjects are calligraphic or related to calligraphy and many are suitable for beginners and more advanced calligraphers alike.

From time to time we have interstate or international calligraphers visiting to hold workshops for the Guild – view the Upcoming Workshops page to see what is coming up next.

Past Workshops include

  • Gold on Gold, White on White, Black on Black (check out some images from the workshop)
  • One Alphabet, 26 Techniques (check out some images from the workshop)
  • Brush writing
  • Copperplate revisited
  • Japanese bookbinding
  • Layout
  • Light Fantastics
  • Marbling on paper
  • Playing with italic
  • Pointed pen uncial
  • Ruling pen use
  • Using calligraphy for greeting cards
  • Use of colour
  • Use of contrast
  • Use of different writing media
  • Watercolour backgrounds

A small fee is charged for workshops to cover the cost of room hire and materials.

Please fill out a  workshop booking form.

For more information, or suggestions for workshops, e-mail Leonie Popp and Colleen Keelty at workshops@calligraphywa.asn.au