Correspondence Courses

Calligraphy Correspondence Lessons With Gaynor Goffe

Scribblers are pleased to be able to offer calligraphy correspondence lessons with Gaynor Goffe.
All the courses have been written by Gaynor Goffe, a professional calligrapher.
Each 4 lesson course allows you study a different style of lettering at your own pace.
Marking by Gaynor is detailed with individual guidance, corrections demonstrated and prompt return of work.
Students on a course can e-mail any time with queries/scans of work for interim feedback.

Gaynor Goffe

Gaynor Goffe B.A. Hons (London), PGTC, has been teaching calligraphy for over 23 years. She trained at Reigate School of Art 1975-1978 with Anthony Wood, specialising in Calligraphy, Heraldry and Illumination.

Gaynor worked for Donald Jackson for 3 years.

She taught calligraphy at the Roehampton Institute for 17 years until 1997 and at Reigate School of Art between 1997 and 2000. She has also taught on numerous weekend courses and workshops and has considerable experience in setting up and marking calligraphy correspondence courses.

A fellow of the Calligraphy and Lettering Arts Society (CLAS), she combines freelance calligraphy commissions, teaching and work for exhibitions.

Gaynor has written two books. “Calligraphy step by step” with Anna Ravenscroft, and the popular “Calligraphy Made Easy”

Equipment and materials required

The same equipment and materials are suitable for ALL courses offered.
The items below can be purchased individually or alternatively as calligraphy sets combining the essentials plus other useful additions.
William Mitchell Square Cut Nibs – sizes: 2, 2.5, 3, 3.5, 4 and 5 (one of each)
3 x No.42 Slippon Reservoir
2 x School Penholder
1 x Pelikan 4001- Brilliant Black
1 x Goldline Layout Pad (A3 size)
1 x Nylon Brush: size 2
1 x Four Division Plastic Tinting Saucer

How to Order

Once you have completed a lesson, you will send it directly to Gaynor Goffe, who will mark the lesson and return it directly to you.

The cost of each course does not include the postal costs of returning the marked lessons back to you as this cost depends upon where you live.

For any course you choose to purchase, you must indicate where you live. The appropriate postage cost will then be added to the cost of the course.

Below is a list of calligraphy equipment and materials needed for the Gaynor Goffe Calligraphy Courses.