Crafty Nib: Calligraphy + Mindfulness

crafty nib calligraphy and mindfulness @ santosa EdinburghSunday, 28th April and 26 May from 10:30am- 1pm


Join Nash from crafty nib for 2.5 hours of Mindfulness Calligraphy and immerse yourself in the present moment while learning the art of beautiful writing.
2 dates to choose from :
Sunday 28th April, 10:30am – 1pm  – book here
Sunday 26th May, 10:30am – 1pm  – book here

In this 2.5 hrs workshop you’ll learn the fundamentals of modern calligraphy using a brush pen and how it can contribute to a mindfulness practice: 

  • how to set up your space, 
  • hold pen and paper for comfort, 
  • the basic strokes that form letters, 
  • how to connect your breath with the pen strokes, 
  • practising writing the alphabet, 
  • connecting letters to form words, 
  • practising writing inspirational words and phrases before moving onto your final project (writing a mantra or positive quote onto a paper banner). 
All material is provided (workbook, brush pen, paper banner) which you will take home to continue practising your new learned skill.
The workshop is suitable for complete beginners and it doesn’t require a neat handwriting nor drawing skills.
£45 per person, includes all material and tuition, as well as a drink and a cake from Santosa Cafe.
  • April 28, 2024
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • May 26, 2024
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm