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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Calligraphy and Afternoon Tea *SOLD OUT*

May 18, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm


Learn the art of beautiful writing in this calligraphy workshop, followed by afternoon tea. 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 cost is £36.95 per person (limited availability).

To book call 01287 622544, option 1.


May 18, 2019
10:00 am - 2:30 pm


The Spa Hotel Saltburn
012867 622 544
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The Spa Hotel Saltburn
Saltburn Bank
Saltburn, TS12 1HH
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012867 622544
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