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Where will this course lead?

This course is ideal for beginners and those with experience who wish to extend their skills further. The art of beautiful handwriting writing is mainly aimed at those wishing to use the skills for themselves but may also lead to self-employment in the Craft and Design industry.

What will I study?

This course will cover different hands/scripts - advice will be given about the best script for you

- Italic

- Foundational Hand

- Uncial

- Gothic

- Presentation and ornamentation of the work

- Calligraphy tools and equipment

- Using different watercolour media to enhance your work

- Writing with different types of pens

How will this course be delivered?

The course is practically based and is designed so that students are enabled to work on individual projects. The delivery is lead by tutor demonstration.

What qualifications will I get?

This is a personal development course.

How will I be assessed?

This course is for personal development and is informally assessed by the tutor with self assessment and evaluation by the student.This course is for personal development and is informally assessed by the tutor with self assessment and evaluation by the student.

How do I get a place on the course?

Enrolment opportunities are available throughout the year. Please contact us for more details on 0121 678 7000 or email Community.SkillsforLife@Solihull.ac.uk

What are the entry requirements?

Students must be aged 19+.
If you have learning difficulty or disability please let us know when you apply. 

What else do I need to know?

The tutor will inform you on the first session of any tools and equipment that are required. They will also have a list of suppliers, both retail and online, where these will be available.

Please note: Materials are not supplied for Cakes, Flowers/Floristry, Textiles, Soft Furnishings, Homemade Crafts, Calligraphy, Art, Cookery, Tiling, Painting & Decorating, Sewing or Dressmaking.

What can I do after this course?

We also offer a range of courses for adults, as well as Wider Family Learning courses designed for adults and children to learn together.

Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

07/01/19

Day

Monday

Time

11:30-13:30

Course Fee

£140 (for 10 weeks)

Course Code

CACCS092E001W

Study Mode

Part Time

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Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

29/04/19

Day

Monday

Time

11:30-13:30

Course Fee

£140 (for 10 weeks)

Course Code

CACCS092E001S

Study Mode

Part Time

Enquire