Win a crafty calligraphy bundle with Secrets of Modern Calligraphy

Secrets of Modern Calligraphy book

Get crafty this Christmas with calligrapher Kirsten Burke's easy-to-follow workbook. Find out more and apply to win one of four calligraphy bundles below

About the book

Kirsten Burke's Secrets of Modern Calligraphy is an inspirational workbook for complete beginners to discover and master the art of the nib. This Christmas, whether you wish to make your own seasonal gift tags, create beautiful personalised cards or stunning calligraphy artwork for your walls, this book is for you.

The book brings together the methods and practices taught in Kirsten's workshops through easy-to-follow, enjoyable projects that will build your calligraphy confidence. It includes:

  • Tips, tricks and techniques for writing with a pointed nib pen
  • Calligraphy projects to build your skills
  • Blank pages for practice
  • 7 removable art cards, hand-lettered by Kirsten, to pull out and complete

Part how-to, part project book, Secrets of Modern Calligraphy will inspire you to develop your love of lettering. Kirsten is 'Master Calligrapher' for luxury brands including Jo Malone, Tom Ford and Creme de la Mer and clients such as the BBC and Rolls Royce. Her creations are revered across the globe and she has now decided to share her secrets with you!

We're giving away copies of the book as well as accompanying calligraphy kit – everything you need to get started. The kit includes:

  • Black Chinese ink
  • Three pointed nibs
  • Designer pen holder
  • Alphabet template

Buy the book for £12.99


We've got four calligraphy bundles to give away. For a chance to win one, simply answer the question and fill out the form below.

This competition is sponsored by Bonnier and will close on Thursday 7 December.

All winners will be notified by email within three days of the competition closing.