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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Copperplate Calligraphy

March 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Copperplate is an elegant calligraphy style, written with a dip pen and ink. 

In this relaxed and informal session, calligrapher Angela Reed, from Creative Calligraphy, will introduce you to the art of writing with a pointed nib, before taking you through the basic strokes and moving on to letter and word formation.

Spend the evening learning the therapeutic practice of calligraphy!

All abilities welcome.
All materials provided.

Need to cancel your booking? You must inform us at least one week before the course’s start date to guarantee a refund.


March 2
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Newcastle Arts Centre
67 Westgate Road
Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE1 1SG United Kingdom
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0191 261 5618
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