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Manny Ling – (Calligraphy)

  • Calligrapher, typographer and designer from Newcastle
  • Work is held in private collections and museums
  • Exhibits worldwide
  • Senior lecturer in design at the University of Sunderland, UK
  • Director of the International Research Centre for Calligraphy (IRCC)
  • World’s first recipient of a Doctorate in Western calligraphy
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“Manny is an excellent tutor.”
“Wonderful! Everything I expected & more. Fabulous tutor, lovely group of people, we all learned so much (lovely food too!)”
“BRILLIANT TUTOR … kind, approachable, knowledgeable, always willing to help. The weekend was everything I could wish for – and more.”
“The course has been fantastic!… Thank you, Manny, for your wonderful, laid-back approach which really helped me relax & learn quickly!”
“As ever, Higham never disappoints.  From the expertise and approach of the tutor (i.e. dealing with different abilities and experiences – a real skill)  right through to the superb meals … all add to the weekend experiences.”
“Wonderful – most informative. Could come twice a year easily.”
“An extremely helpful and informative course. Many thanks.”


Upcoming Courses

December 2017


December 15th at 18:30 to December 17th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom
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An introduction to using the Italic Script as a model for writing. Be guided step by step in writing the script with traditional tools and materials. Experienced calligraphers also welcome as more advanced techniques can be developed. We will aim to produce something seasonal, maybe suitable as a Christmas present! All tools & materials provided. Dr Manny Ling (Sunderland www.highamhall.com/manny-ling) Residential: £248 Non-residential: £182 inc. all materials

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