08 Medieval & modern calligraphy, illumination & decoration with Peter Taylor

Learn the basics in Celtic and Gothic calligraphy styles with simple bookbinding. Explore modern and medieval methods to lay gold leaf and burnish it and to make paint from semi-precious stones. You will learn ancient and modern techniques for creating illuminated capital letters and borders. A wide choice of decorative projects will be offered suitable for framing, a gift, or design your own in this course. Equally suitable for beginners and those with experience. 
Peter Taylor is a highly experienced teacher who initially studied in London with the Society of Scribes and Illuminators. His professional practice includes many prestigious commissions and four calligraphy and papercrafts books published in Australia, UK and NZ. 
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Level: All | Cost: $710 + $70 materials

Course Coordinator:

Peter Taylor

Calligrapher, Illuminator and Lettering Artist - Brisbane QLD

Peter is a Registered Queensland Teacher and Blue Card holder, providing tuition to adults and children individually or in groups; school visits or residencies and to teachers for in-service training.

Course Level: Beginner
Course Fee (Adult): $710
Course Fee (Child): $
Course Material Fee: $70
Course Date/s:03-Jan-2018 07-Jan-2018
Current Capacity: Filling


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