Chinese Calligraphy with Maggie Chan

Sunday 28 November 1.30 - 4.30pm - 1 place left

  • 35 British pounds
  • Ashley House, 1F Ashley Terrace, Edinburgh, EH11 1RF

Service Description

Have you ever wondered how Chinese characters work without an alphabetic system, and what each character represents? In this workshop, you will have a taste of the history and different styles of Chinese calligraphy and hear some interesting stories of pictograph. You will learn to find your own style with the established rules and framework. All materials and equipment will be provided and there will undoubtedly be some bubbles for those who want to banish the November blues. You will practice on rice paper and finish your artwork on beautiful red dragon and phoenix paper, ready for New Year or birthday celebrations and decorations. Beginners are welcome! Maggie is native Chinese from Hong Kong, with a master’s degree in Second Language Education and a postgraduate diploma in teaching. She started practising Chinese calligraphy in primary school.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

We hope to avoid cancelling classes or workshops whenever possible but sometimes life happens and it's unavoidable. When we have cancelled you will be offered a refund or the choice of transferring your booking to another class/time. We can't offer refunds if you can't make it to a class or workshop with less than 2 weeks notice but if there are places available on another day we will do our best to fit you in. If you cancel 14 days or more before an event we will refund you if we are able to re-sell your place(s).

Contact Details

  • Birchwood Art Studio, Ashley Terrace, Edinburgh, UK

    0131 337 7557