Owing to my regular classes being suspended for the time being, I am running online workshops LIVE via Zoom each week on Copperplate and Italic.
For Beginners and Improvers.
A Persian design as a banner at the head of a poem
Gold leaf, gouache and Fine-tec gold on Fabriano Artistico HP paper.
E is for Eileen
Gilded Letter E as a 90th birthday gift
Gold leaf & gouache on Saunders Waterford HP paper.
A circle of family names intertwined and embellished with gold hearts.
Gold leaf, gouache and pastel on Arches watercolour paper.
Illustrated four line verse by the Japanese poet, Dogen.
Birthday gift from a husband to his wife.
Copperplate style in chinese ink on Fabriano paper. Blossom painted in watercolour.
Extract from a 43-line poem - "A New Child" by George Mackay Brown - commissioned by a father for his children.
Italic script, Chinese ink on Fabriano paper.
Work in progress
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Julie is a calligrapher, lettering artist and illuminator living in the East Anglian countryside. Her starting point for calligraphy was a weekly adult education class at the City Lit in London. Following her move out of the city in 2005, Julie continued with her studies and trained under many prominent calligraphers, eventually progressing to a professional level. She accepts commissions and teaches regularly.
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