Kirsten Burke

Modern Calligraphy & Hand Lettering

 It's not only the ladies who enjoy getting lost in something creative. Treat your dad to a calligraphy workshop, and you may decide you need to keep him company!

It's not only the ladies who enjoy getting lost in something creative. Treat your dad to a calligraphy workshop, and you may decide you need to keep him company!


If you've bought our book, or you just fancy trying your hand at calligraphy- click through to our video tutorials and let Kirsten give you her secrets of modern calligraphy.

Kirsten shows you which nib to start with and how to fit it into the pen holder!

Kirsten shows you the right position for you, your pen, your paper and ink.

Kirsten Burke shows you how to get your ink flowing so you can create beautiful calligraphy.

 Join us at a Calligraphy Workshop, click the button to view the next dates coming up.

Join us at a Calligraphy Workshop, click the button to view the next dates coming up.

Kirsten Burke is one of the leading lettering artists working in the UK today. Maybe you’ve seen her vibrant creations adorning a wall at a museum, gracing a beautiful wedding invitation, or capturing the spirit of the moment on a greetings card.

Click on the image above and take a tour around our studio without leaving your chair! 360º  image

When most people think of calligraphy, they imagine a formal, restrained style of hand lettering. But Kirsten’s modern take on the traditional scribal art lends an edgy, urban twist to the words, allowing them to whisper, sing or shout. 


Tucked away in the leafy countryside, the stunning studios are opened for workshops so that you too can learn the magic of hand lettering.

Rewriting the Script