Papershop workshop: Modern calligraphy

Welcome to a modern calligraphy workshop for beginners on Thursday the 16th of April at 17-20! The workshop is held in English.

Join us for an evening of learning and practising modern calligraphy with a pointed pen! During this 3h-class, Petra will walk you through the basics of lettering to kick start your learning and cover a full alphabet. You’ll receive lots of tips on how to create beautiful lettering with different tools and material.

The price of the workshop is 95 euros and it includes all the needed materials and equipment. The participants get also a beginner calligraphy kit to take home.

Your take-home, beginner calligraphy kit includes:

– 1 straight pen holder
– 2 calligraphy nibs
– calligraphy ink
– 1 paper pad & cards you can use to practice
– pencil, eraser
– a resource guide, worksheet and practice drills

There is space for 10 participants. You can book your spot from the webshop or in advance from the shop. The booking can not be returned, but if you are unable to attend, you can find a person to replace you.

The workshop is held by Petra from Willow visuals (, Instagram: @willowvisuals) at PAPERSHOP located in Fredrikinkatu 18, 00120 Helsinki.

If the number of minimum participants is not filled, we reserve a right to cancel the workshop. In this case, all participants will get their money back.

If you have any questions about our workshops, don’t hesitate to contact us: 


Fredrikinkatu 18
Design District Illustration


Mon–Fri 10:00–18:00
Sat 11:00–16:00
Sun Closed