The Lettering Arts Trust

Scribblers is committed to developing the traditional art of calligraphy.  So we are delighted, therefore, to support the Lettering Arts Trust, a charity dedicated to supporting the lettering arts, from calligraphy to letter carving. This year the Lettering Arts Trust marks its 30th anniversary.  They are the only organisation dedicated to championing Britain’s rich heritage…

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The Copperplate Special Interest Group

The Copperplate Special Interest Group was founded in 1995 by Jim Linwood to address the needs of pointed pen enthusiasts. Prior to this, there had been a lack of focus for lovers of Copperplate and other pointed pen calligraphy. The aim of the group is to promote Copperplate as a beautiful calligraphic hand. For the…

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Birmingham Calligraphy Society

Founded in 1987 the Birmingham Calligraphy Society is open to both amateurs and professionals alike and meets roughly every 6 weeks at the Pen Museum, Unit 3, The Argent Centre, 60 Frederick Street, Hockley, Birmingham B1 3HS. We have a long association with the Pen Museum. For further details contact: Linda Winnett Telephone: 0121 744…

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SSI Lay Member’s Day 2012

The Society of Scribes and Illuminators based in the UK, is one of the most well-established and respected calligraphy societies in the world. This year’s Lay Members day was another terrific event, and as always we had a great time.  It was really nice meeting fellow calligraphers. We have now attended five Lay Member Days…

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