Multi Text / Broad Panels

Saturday 12th October 2019, 10am – 5pm *and* Sunday 13th October 2019, 10am – 3pm
(Two day workshop)
Venue: Hastingleigh
Tutor: Jose Brown
£60 members / £70 non-members

Suitable for: All levels

This works will investigate the principles and pitfalls, working processes and design elements involved with larger multi-text or complex pieces of work.  A series of developmental small group and individual activities will take you through the design process – offering a strategy for successful planning and execution  Its not necessary to have an idea of subject matter for your own broadsheet, but if you do, bring along any material, texts or illustrations you might be intending to use, as this will give you a head start in sing the workshop as practical preparation, rather than just an exercise.


You will need: 

  • Usual calligraphy equipment including …
    • Sheets of layout and cartridge paper, some at least A3 size
    • Pen holders and range of nibs from small to large and other big tools eg brush pens, automatic, folded or ruling pens, flat brushes, balsa etc
    • 2H and B pencils
    • Ruler
    • Inks and or paints to write with
    • Scissors or craft/Stanley knife + cutting mat
    • Glue stick
    • Pencil crayons
    • Carpenter’s pencil