Cards and Envelopes : Christmas Calligraphy Workshop

Michelle Khaw

27 Nov

OPEN Ealing Arts Centre W5 2TD


Class details

It’s already November and we are approaching the festive season. Join us for a Christmas Calligraphy workshop and create your own special Christmas cards and envelopes.

Sunday 27 November

1:30 – 4pm


The fee includes a personalised Calligraphy Kit, all materials and light refreshments

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Learn the art of beautiful writing from Michelle Khaw. She is the founder of Willow Rose, a Calligraphy & Illustration Studio based in Ealing, London.

During the workshop you’ll receive

  • Your own personalised Calligraphy Kit to take home and practise to your heart’s content
  • 2.5 hours of modern calligraphy instruction
  • Plenty of 1:1 help
  • An introduction to modern calligraphy and how to use a pointed pen, nib & black Sumi ink

We’ll do some calligraphy drills and learnto write the entire alphabet (majuscules + miniscules) using a pointed pen. By the end of the session you will be able to join letters to form words and phrases, developing your own unique style.

Once we have covered the basics, you will learn to calligraph with either gold or silver metallic ink. We use Dr Ph Martin’s Iridescent ink which adds a special sparkle to your Christmas gift tags and place cards.

In this special Christmas workshop edition you will also learn to create your own Christmas cards and envelopes. Michelle gives you lots of tips and design ideas.

This workshop is suitable for complete beginners and anyone aged 12 or older. Please note that under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult.

Hope to see you there!


All materials included

Light refreshments and cake are also provided


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Course Details

OPEN Ealing Arts Centre W5 2TD

Dates: 27 Nov -
Sunday 1:30 pm
Fees: £69

About the tutor

Michelle Khaw

Michelle Khaw has been lettering since 2014 and has taught hundreds of people how to create beautiful lettering in the style of modern calligraphy. She fell in love with lettering & calligraphy and learned from some amazing lettering artists, including Martina Flor, Shinah Chang of Crooked Calligraphy, Shaochen Wu of Monstera Gold, Imogen Owen and more. 

Originally from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Michelle has lived in Ealing for over 10 years and has her studio, Willow Rose, in the Borough.

She describes her calligraphy and illustration style as minimalist, simple and clean; and she is a big fan of using her calligraphy to create signage and stationery for weddings. 

To find out more about Michelle’s work, please visit her website

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