Calligraphy and lettercutting

Letter carving in wood with Gary Breeze

Ref: LW6811

Suitable for all



Develop your own approach to carving 'V' lettering in wood through group and individual tuition. You will learn how to plan an inscription appropriate to the material, then build your craft skills and gain a sound understanding of good letterforms for a range of end uses.


Gary Breeze

Gary has undertaken numerous commissions from the lettering on the Princess of Wales's memorial to Richard III's tomb. His recent design for a new 50 pence was issued by the Royal Mint in 2015. His work can be seen at the Imperial War Museum London; the New Scottish Parliament; Westminster Abbey and The V & A.


Residential option available. Find out accommodation costs and how to book here.

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