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* The Cultural Spring – Christmas Calligraphy

November 16, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm


Add a bit of rustic charm to your Christmas preparations with uncial script calligraphy – perfect for handwritten gift tags, place cards, envelopes and much more!

Join Angela Reed, from Creative Calligraphy as she guides you from basic pen control through to letter formation, before showing you how to apply your new-found skills to some festive-themed stationery.

All materials are provided and there’s a voluntary subscription of £5.

Places on workshops are limited, so book early to guarantee your place. E-mail or call 0191 427 8197. 

All ages are welcome, but under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult.


November 16, 2019
10:00 am - 1:00 pm


Monkton Park Methodist Church
Wood Terrace
Jarrow, NE32 5LU
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The Cultural Spring
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