Main Information

Ross Hastie - Ross Hastie Signs
Charlestown Workshops, KY11 3EN
Start Time
9:30 a.m.
End Time
4:30 p.m.

Technical Details

Individual Learning Accounts (ILA)
Requires C1 & C2?
Technical Level
Practical Level


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Our Exciting New Three Day Sign Writing Course

This exciting and rare three day course is being run at Charlestown workshops by

Ross Hastie of Ross Hastie Signs.

Ross's work is visible across Scotland and around the world too.

For more info please check out Ross's bio and work at :https://www.rosshastiesign

Day 1

Introduction and presentation, demonstration of drawing technique.

Practice drawing letterforms whilst discussing design theory in signage.

Design and draw up full scale design for your sign.

Day 2

Demonstration of painting including set-up, kit required and care of brushes.

Practice painting in letterforms drawn on paper yesterday.

Transfer design onto sign panel, set up and begin painting.

Day 3

Demonstration of decorative elements e.g. shading and outlining letters, filigree/scrollwork, lining.

Finish painting base lettering on panels if required then add decorative elements.

Finish painting decorative elements and finish signs, whilst discussing general aspects of signwriting industry and answering questions.

Please note: Course fees are payable upon booking and are non refundable.

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