Workshops

Creative Book Making Workshop
Folded Books: A variety of different styles of folded books will be explored in this one day workshop.
All books will have hard covers made from board covered in book material or decorative papers.
Date: Saturday 2nd November 2019
Time: 10.30 – 4.00
Venue: Calligraphy Studio, ABC, 40 Lwr Drumcondra Road, Drumcondra
Tutor: Sandi Sexton  www.sandisexton.com
Cost: €50( includes materials and tea/biscuits)
 
Creative Book Making Workshop
Coptic Stitch:  Learn how to make a book in this one day book binding workshop. The books are suitable for sketching, writing, photography, diaries, etc.
Date: Saturday 16th November 2019
Time: 10.30 – 4.00
Venue: Calligraphy Studio, ABC, 40 Lwr Drumcondra Road, Drumcondra
Tutor: Sandi Sexton  www.sandisexton.com
Cost: €50 (includes materials and tea/biscuits)
 

Creative Book Making Workshop

Case Bound Book

In this one day workshop participants will learn the craft of making a book from scratch. 

Basic bookbinding techniques will be covered including

sewing and book cover preparation.

All materials are provided and the use of book binding tools during the workshop.

Date: Saturday 19thOctober 10.30am – 4.00pm

Venue:Calligraphy Studio, ABC, 40 Drumcondra Rd Lr, Drumcondra

Tutor: Sandi Sexton

Cost: € 50.00

Bookingsbookartinfo@gmail.com

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Creative Book Making Workshop
Learn how to make a book I this one day workshop.
 
Date: Saturday 20th July
Time: 10.30 – 4.00pm
Tutor: Sandi Sexton
Cost: € 50 includes materials tea and biscuits
 
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Creative Book Making Workshop – Saturday 25th May
Learn how to make a book from start to finish in this one day workshop. The style of book binding covered will be the technique of sewing onto supports with split board covers.
Date: Saturday 25th May
Time: 10.30am – 4.00pm
Venue: Calligarphy Studio, ABC 40 Drumcondra Road Lr, Drumcondra Dublin 9
Tutor: Sandi Sexton www.sandisexton.com
Cost: €50 includes materials
 
Creative Book Making Workshop,  Saturday 13th April
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Folded Books: A variety of different styles of folded books will be explored in this one day workshop.
All books will have hard covers made from board covered in book material or decorative papers.
Date: Saturday 13th April
Time: 10.30 – 4.00
Venue: Calligraphy Studio, ABC, 40 Lr Drumcondra Road, Drumcondra
Tutor: Sandi Sexton
Cost: €50( includes materials)
 
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Notice: The Gilding workshop on Saturday 23rd and 30th of March has been postponed

The Gilding workshop on Saturday 23rd and 30th of March has been postponed due to illness and will take place at a later date, probably in June.


 

Gilding and Raised Gilding workshop with Kevin Honan

Suitable for all levels

Date: Saturdays 23rd and 30th March

Time: 9:30 am – 4:00 pm

Venue: Calligraphy Studio, ABC, 40 Drumcondra Rd.

Tutor: Kevin Honan

Cost: €50 for first day (23rd March which includes gilding materials) and €20 for the second day when people will finish up their work from the previous session.

Bookings : kevinhonan@gmail.com


 

The Cursive Stroke – Calligraphy workshop with David McGrail

This workshop is a series of progressive modules, each with a particular learning goal designed to give you techniques that you can use in your own calligraphic works.

Suitable for all levels.

Date: Saturday 11th May 2019
Time: 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Venue: Calligraphy Studio, Arts to Business Centre, 40 Drumcondra Road Lwr, Drumcondra, Dublin
Tutor: David McGrail
Cost: €35.00 for the day
Bookings: kevinhonan@gmail.com

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One-Day Creative Book Making Workshop

Learn how to make a book from start to finish in this one day Saturday workshop.
Date: Saturday 23rd February, 2019
Time: 10.30-4.00
Venue: Calligraphy Studio, Arts to Business Centre, 40 Drumcondra Road Lwr, Drumcondra, Dublin
Tutor: Sandi Sexton
Cost: €50.00
 
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Italic workshop, Saturday 9th February 2019.  10.00 am – 4.30 pm

The ABCD campus, 40 Lower Drumcondra Road,

Attention all.  I am offering a one day workshop in the Italic hand to beginner and intermediate level calligraphers.  Cost €40 to include materials for the day ( paper, pen, ink. )  To register an interest please contact me at info@calligraphy.ie stating name, standard and I will get back to you after 20th January.  This will be of great value to our many friends outside of Dublin who are unable to attend regular classes.  Regards Noeleen

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Creative Book Making Workshop
 Learn how to make a book in this one day workshop.
Date: Saturday 24th November
Time: 10.30am – 4.00pm
Venue: ABC, Calligraphy Studio, 40 Drumcondra Road Lr, Drumcondra
Cost: €50.00(includes materials)

For bookings or queries email: bookartinfo@gmail.com

 
 
Creative Book Making Workshop
Learn how to make a book from start to finish using traditional book binding materials and techniques.
 
Date: Saturday 30th June 10.30 – 4.00
Venue: Calligraphy Society Studio, 40 Drumcondra Road Lwr, Drumcondra
Cost: €50.00(includes materials)
Please email me for a booking or with any queries.
For bookings or queries email: bookartinfo@gmail.com
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Workshop: Saturday 12th May 2018

I am giving another workshop Writing on a spiral , on Saturday 12th May 2018, 10 am to 4.30 pm. at ABCD, The Arts and Business Campus, 40 Lr Drumcondra Road. The cost for the day is 40 euro including materials. This workshop is suitable for anyone who may have attended a workshop in calligraphy or studied it at school.  If you have already purchased pens , ink etc. please bring them with you.
Also as these workshops fill up very quickly I would be grateful if you could let me know asap if you would like to reserve a place email info@calligraphy.ie  giving your name and contact detail and I will get back to you. Regards Noeleen, Contact www.calligraphy.ie or 0868441003

 

WORKSHOP :  half uncial, Saturday 14th April 2018

I am giving another workshop on half uncial ( lowercase alphabet ), on Saturday 14th April 2018, 10 am to 4.30 pm. at ABCD, The Arts and Business Campus, 40 Lr Drumcondra Road. The cost for the day is 40 euro including materials. If you have already purchased pens , ink etc. please bring them with you.
Also as these workshops fill up very quickly I would be grateful if you could let me know asap if you would like to reserve a place email info@calligraphy.ie  giving your name and contact detail and I will get back to you. Regards Noeleen

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Creative Book Making Workshop
Sculptural Folded Books – One Day Workshop
Date: Saturday 27th January 2018 10.30 – 4.00
Venue: Calligraphy Studio, ABC 40 Lr Drumcondra road.
Cost: €50.00 includes materials and light refreshments
 
For bookings or queries email: bookartinfo@gmail.com
 
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Uncial workshop, Saturday 15th July 2017.  10.00 am – 4.30 pm

The ABCD campus, 40 Lower Drumcondra Road,

Attention all.  I am offering a one day workshop in the Uncial hand (Irish script) to beginner and intermediate level calligraphers. Cost 35 euro to include materials for the day ( paper, pen, ink. )

To register an interest please contact me at info@calligraphy.ie or 0868441003 stating name and contact details and I will get back to you.   Noeleen

 

Creative Book Making Workshops – Summer 2017
Learn how to make a book in a one day workshop. Some basic book binding techniques will be taught using book materials.
Each week a different style of book binding will be covered.
All materials included and tools provided for the duration of the workshop.
 
Dates:
Saturday 17 June 10.30 – 4.00
Saturday 24 June 10.30 – 4.00
Saturday 8 July 10.30 – 4.00
Venue: Calligraphy Society 40 Drumcondra Raod, Drumcondra
Cost: €45.00 each workshop includes materials
 
For bookings or more information email bookartinfo@gmail.com

Italic workshop, Saturday 18th February 2017.  10.00 am – 5.00 pm

The ABCD campus, 40 Lower Drumcondra Road,

Attention all members and non members.  I am offering a one day workshop in the Italic hand to beginner and intermediate level calligraphers.  Members 30 Euro, non-members 35 euro. to include materials for the day ( paper, pen, ink. )  To register an interest please contact me at info@calligraphy.ie stating name, standard and I will get back to you after 20th January.  This will be of great value to our many friends outside of Dublin who are unable to attend regular classes.  Regards Noeleen

Some previous workshops

Pen manipulation techniques (David McGrail)

Card making (Ann Cannon)
Handmade books (Sandi Sexton)
Drawn letters (Martin Wenham)
Calligraphic hands: Dennis Brown, Peter Halliday, Frances Breen, Tony Whitney, Gaynor Goffe
Gilding (Timothy Noad and Lorna Bambury)
Relief printing (Kevin Honan).