CLAS AGM 2019 will be held at
the British Library, London, on March 9th 2019


CLAS AGM 2018 was held at
the British Library, London, on March 10th 2018

Highlights included:

  1. Co-Chairs Janet Mehigan and Marion McKenzie opened the day with the annual report.
  2. Penny Price-Larkum, renowned calligrapher, illuminator and botanical artist, gave the afternoon lecture on the subject of her ‘Adventures with Gold’.
  3. Celia Lister was our Honoured Fellow in Residence.
  4. Joy Daniels demonstrated Pointed Pen Lettering
  5. An exhibition, with comments, of all the entries to Art & the Letter.
  6. A display of photographs of work submitted in 2017 for the National Diploma.
  7. An exhibition of work from the recent Italic Certificate of Skills course.
  8. CLAS sales, including Bring & Buy and Tony Woodham’s handmade toolrolls
  9. Cornelissen had a discounted selection of their calligraphy and artists materials, and Shepherd’s Bookbinders were on site with an extensive selection of papers and bookbinding materials
  10. There was a 10% discount voucher for the British Library Bookshop to named ticket holders for the day.



CLAS AGM 2017 was held at
the British Library, London, on March 11th 2017

Highlights included:

  • A wonderful afternoon Lecture 'Meetings with remarkable manuscripts' was delivered by Dr Christopher de Hamel, internationally celebrated lecturer on medieval manuscripts.
  • Chairman Janet Mehigan opened the day with her annual report.
  • Jan Pickett was our Honoured Fellow in Residence.
  • Rosa Garavaglia demonstrated Brushed Lettering
  • An exhibition, with comments, of all the entries to Art and the Letter.
  • A display of photographs of work submitted in 2016 for the National Diploma.
  • An exhibition of work from recent Certificate of Competence courses.
  • CLAS sales.
  • There was a 10% discount voucher for the British Library Bookshop, to named ticket holders for the day.
  • Cornelissen had a discounted selection of their calligraphy and artists materials.

 

CLAS AGM 2015 was held at
the British Library, London, on March 14th 2015

Highlights included:

  • The Afternoon Lecture: “Royal Manuscripts” - a talk by Dr Scot McKendrick,
    Head of Western Heritage Collections at the British Library.
  • Chairman Marion McKenzie opened the day with her annual report.
  • Janet Mehigan was our Honoured Fellow in Residence.
  • Jan Pickett demonstrated 'Decorated Lettering'
  • An exhibition, with comments, of all the entries to Art and the Letter.
  • A display of photographs of work submitted in 2014 for the National Diploma.
  • An exhibition of work from recent Certificate of Competence courses.
  • CLAS sales.
  • There was a 10% discount voucher for the British Library Bookshop, to named ticket holders for the day.
  • Cornelissen had a discounted selection of their calligraphy and artists materials.

CLAS AGM 2014

The AGM was held at the Conference Centre of the British Library on
Saturday 15th March 2014

Highlights included:

  • The Afternoon Lecture: “Pen in Hand: pictures of the scribe at work through the ages” - a talk by Ewan Clayton MBE, HFCLAS, Visiting Professor in Art, Design, Media and Culture at the University of Sunderland.
  • Chairman Marion McKenzie made a special presentation to Viva &
    David Lloyd
    , who were leaving the committee after many years of loyal service.
  • Ann Hechle was our Honoured Fellow in Residence.
  • Rosella Garavaglia demonstrated pointed brush lettering
  • An exhibition, with comments, of all the entries to Art and the Letter.
  • A display of photographs of work submitted in 2013 for the National Diploma.
  • An exhibition of work from recent Certificate of Competence courses.
  • CLAS sales.
  • Bring and Buy.
  • There was a 10% discount voucher for the British Library Bookshop, to named ticket holders for the day.
  • Cornelissen had a discounted selection of their calligraphy and artists materials.

Below are a selection of images from the enjoyable day...

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It was a really terrific day enjoyed by all who attended.



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