Patricia Lovett: Calligraphy
Patricia Lovett MBE is a world-renowned scribe and illuminator who has taught and lectured at many prestigious institutions in the UK and abroad including the British Library, the Fitzwilliam Museum, Harvard, the National Library of New Zealand, and London, Birmingham, and Durham Universities amongst others.
In this video we will see examples of the beautiful, intricate work that Patricia has done, some of which features in films and tv, including the BBC adaptation of Wolf Hall. Patricia will explain how she chooses the paper or vellum, the range of calligraphy pens and nibs and how to use them, inks and paint, the ‘three golden rules’, and much more.
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Find out more about Patricia here patricialovett.com