South London Letter Association regularly hosts events for its members. From social events, exhibitions, and other outings, to workshops and courses our events are a great opportunity to get together and share creative ideas about lettering. Most events are free for members, so join SLLA today.
In this colourful workshop with Rosella Garavaglia, we'll be creating secondary and tertiary colours, tones, tints and shades, blacks and greys. We'll apply colour principles while creating an harmonious or contrasting palette with primary gouache on card. By the end of the day, you'll have a fantastic grasp of colour to give you the confidence to adventure beyond the black and white. Workshop Fee £25: SLLA/NLLA members £30: non-members We welcome everyone to join our workshops, but offer priority booking…Find out more »
We have a rare and wonderful opportunity to learn stunning pointed pen flourishing work with US calligrapher, Harvest Crittenden. This is a truly ‘once in a lifetime’ opportunity to learn this wonderful skill from such a gifted calligrapher and one of the best teachers I’ve met. The workshop is for students at all levels, including beginners!! The workshop will be held on the the weekend of Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th April 2017, 10 am to 4 pm. We have found a…Find out more »
Starting from a basic pointed brush alphabet we’ll develop a lively – flowy - personal script to create a design for reproduction or a piece of writing applicable to a variety of surfaces. Workshop Fee £25: SLLA/NLLA members £30: non-members We welcome everyone to join our workshops, but offer priority booking for our members until 8 weeks prior to the event. If you are a non-member, you can register your interest for the workshop and your place will be confirmed…Find out more »
Black & white, Formal and Informal (with a bit of colour if wished, just for good measure!!) For all levels, so come and join the fun! We are going to look at a style of lettering very loosely based on the Legende font. This beautiful edged pen version is a flowing style combining the very low x-height of Legende, the springing arches and graceful letters of Italic, together with a little pen manipulation stirred in for extra good measure. It…Find out more »
As an experienced calligrapher and framer, Joy Daniels will take us through a day of learning to mount your own work. We will use off cuts of mount board she will use them to practise cutting small apertures to make mini pictures using little scraps of calligraphy. A more detailed outline of the day will follow soon. Workshop Fee £25: SLLA/NLLA members £30: non-members We welcome everyone to join our workshops, but offer priority booking for our members until 8…Find out more »