Bowcliffe Hall, Calligraphy Workshop & Afternoon Tea – Thursday 3 October 2019


Are you looking for a new hobby or challenge, have a special event, wedding or – dare we say –  already thinking ahead to Christmas?  Then join us on Thursday 3rd October at the inspirational and creative setting of Bowcliffe Hall and learn how to write beautifully and unlock your creativity. Modern calligraphy is a beautiful skill to learn and a relaxing one too. You will enjoy the sensational Bowcliffe hospitality, with the course held in our uniquely creative setting of The Blackburn Wing and delicious afternoon tea served in the elegant Bowcliffe Room.

What: The Art of Calligraphy Workshop

When: Thursday 3rd October, 10 am to 1 pm course followed by Afternoon Tea

Where: The Blackburn Wing followed by Afternoon Tea in the Bowcliffe Room

Cost: £65 per person

Perfect for beginners, this is a relaxing, informative and inspiring look into the art of Modern Calligraphy.  With plenty of time to practice and seek guidance, you will work through alphabets and phrases and go home armed with the correct techniques to keep practicing – and put into use – your new found skill.  There will be Calligraphy sets to buy on the day if you’d like to take home your own pen, nib & ink.


Rare roast beef
horseradish mayonnaise

Poached chicken
tarragon mayonnaise

Smoked salmon
citrus crème fraiche

cream cheese


Lemon tartlet
white chocolate and raspberries

Buttermilk scones
clotted cream and jam

Dark chocolate brownies
salted caramel

Mini Pavlova
seasonal fruit, vanilla cream

A selection of teas


We have limited numbers for this event to provide a personal experience. To book your place and make a pre-payment please contact the events team by emailing or calling 01937 541111.