2019 Calendar

2019 CALENDAR Ready to pre-order now Download the flyer: 2019 Calendar Flyer This year’s Calendar is based upon the work of Adolf Bernd. His vivid Capital letters have been used as the basis for twelve Cinque Ports Scribes calligraphers to produce individual months for the 2019 Calendar. Here are four of the pages as a sample…

2019, a preview

A quick preview of our 2019 schedule of workshops. 16 March – Diploma 3 of 4 – Design and Layout – Mary Noble 30 March – All about colour – Ann Roach 6+7 April – Writing in gold – Toni Watts 27 April – Diploma 4 of 4 – Selection of pieces and final thoughts…

Maps workshop rescheduled

Helen Scholes workshop on handmade maps and lettering due to take place on Saturday 3rd March was, unfortunately, postponed due to the weather. It has now been rescheduled for Saturday 17th March and spaces are available.  

2017 AGM Documentation

Dear Member CPS 25th   AGM 2nd  December 2017 at 11 a.m. Hastingleigh You are warmly invited to our 25th AGM and Christmas Party to celebrate the close of our highly successful 25th Anniversary year.  It’s a lovely time to catch up with existing members; welcome new members; bring yourself up to date with news (and…

2018 Medieval Calendars

To order your CPS calendar to collect from the AGM, please contact Julia Baxter via her email:  lettersmithjulia@gmail.com and she will take orders.  They are the same price as last year at £10 (now reduced to £5) each including an envelope. Edit: We have more 2018 calendars available. These can be posted for a charge of…

Image Sizes (update)

There’s an ongoing issue with photos on the CPS website. This may take a while to sort out. As you may be aware some of the image file sizes were huge and put us over our storage limit. I’ve tried deleting the larger files and renaming the medium sized files. While that has reduced the…

Canterbury Exhibition 16th – 23rd May 2015

The Cinque Ports Scribes are holding a Calligraphy Exhibition at Eastbridge Hospital (museum), High Street, Canterbury. Featuring both traditional and contemporary calligraphy, the exhibition is on from the 16th May until 23rd May, open 10am – 5pm daily except Sundays. The admission fee for the museum is being waved if you just want to visit the exhibition.…

subScribe – 6th September – Cancelled

Dear All Anticipated numbers are low due to several regular attendees going to the CLAS study at Winchester, which is on the same date. Following our recent email to members no one has indicated they definitely would like to go to subScribes in September, so we have decided to CANCEL the subScribes due to be held on…