Calligraphy workshops in the North East

If you would like to give the art of beautiful writing a go yourself, Creative Calligraphy founder Angela Reed teaches calligraphy throughout the north east of England.

Regular venues include Re-Create Today in Whitley Bay, North Tyneside, From Loft to Loved in Sedgefield, County Durham, Elvet & Bailey in Durham City and Newcastle Arts Centre in Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

Weekly classes are also held on Thursday and Friday mornings at Mortimer Community Centre in South Shields. If you would like to add your name to the waiting list for a place, please get in touch.

Angela is also happy to offer private workshops for individuals and groups, as well as community organisations and schools.

Check out the gallery page to see what you can expect at a workshop.

Upcoming events are published below and you can also join the mailing list or follow Creative Calligraphy on social media for updates.

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*SOLD OUT* Calligraphy & Afternoon Tea

September 4, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm


Learn the art of beautiful writing in this calligraphy workshop. Calligrapher Angela Reed, from Creative Calligraphy, will guide you through the basics of copperplate – a traditional calligraphy script that forms the basis for more modern calligraphy styles. You will be shown how to control a pointed nib before using it to create a beautiful alphabet with a dip pen and ink. All materials will be provided and are yours to keep afterwards. The workshop will run from 10am until 1pm and will be followed by a delicious Afternoon Tea. The cost is £41pp. To book call (01287) 622 544.


September 4, 2021
10:00 am - 1:00 pm


The Spa Hotel Saltburn
Saltburn Bank
Saltburn, TS12 1HH
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012867 622544
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