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Pointed Pen Uncials with Joy Daniels

March 28, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm



This event is fully booked. Please contact Nicola Dunn to join the waiting list.

Joy Daniels will be hosting a fun workshop exploring the uncial alphabet written with a pointed nib, giving a light and elegant twist to the hand. The basic uncial alphabet is changed in appearance when written with a flexible pointed nib and can be used to add an interesting open and delicate texture to your writing.

Workshop Fee

  • £25: SLLA/NLLA members
  • £30: non-members

Materials List

  • usual calligraphy equipment
  • pointed nibs
  • practice paper
  • some better quality paper including coloured papers if you have some
  • black ink and/or coloured gouache – white if you have any and wish to work on coloured papers

Joy will have a variety of pointed nibs for sale and plenty of practice paper including coloured paper.

Pointed Pen Uncials with Joy Daniels


March 28, 2015
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:


South London Lettering Association


Aspire Centre
Southfields Community Centre
337 Merton Road, SW18 5JU United Kingdom
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