Pro Skills and Portfolio development
The Mini Apprenticeship immersion courses have been developed to train new writers via the ‘live’ project world, learning from reality. It’s an amazing experience which will build your writing routine, professional sample portfolio while developing your unique style.
Total timeline: 3 Modules over 15 days covering studio practice and on-site experience. We also have the option to learn more by adding on specialisation. We offer flexible timescales.
See below for a module by module skills break-down, price guides for each module and specialisation add-ons.
Alternatively contact Nick Garrett on:
+44 (0) 7960113799
Module 1 (of 3)
The 5 Star course starts you off with the first 5 day segment of core skills. A full studio-based training and 2-3 site based projects follow. All the essential skills come on board in the first 5 days.
Applications being taken for the Going Advanced Hot-Pro Lettering course • An intro toward Professional Practice • Get in and learn the trade!!
Sharp Corners Modules and other extended learning reviews include:
Sharp Corners part 2
How to price your projects
Live Site Visit
Extended studio practice
Surface Gilded letters
Learning Summary 1
Module 2 (of 3)
5 days on 2-3 live projects and studio practice.
Refining lettering skills
Intro practice for Gilding surfaces
Your style review
Site Strategy, Project management & Set-up
Using Photoshop - Fast, easy design mode
Materials and HS
Learning Summary 2
3 Panels for Portfolio
10 Days in Studio £1450 • 10 Days Studio + Live work inc.
Module 3 (of 3)
Live Project - Studio technique refinement
5 days - 1-2 days on live projects plus studio practice.
Ghost sign intro (Specialisation offered)
New trend development
15 Days in Studio £1850 • 10 Days Studio+Live inc.
ADD A SPECIALSATION TO REALLY KICK-START YOUR CAREER.
IMPROVING YOUR RANGE OF ABILITIES TO OFFER MORE POSSIBILITIES TO YOUR CLIENTS.
WIDEN THE MATERIALS YOU CAN USE FOR YOUR PORTFOLIO AND SHOWCASE YOUR TALENTS
Glass Gilding Specialisation - 5 Days full immersion
2 tone Florentine gilding
Panel to take home
5 Days gilding study £1150 • 3 books of gold leaf inc.
History in the Making
Ghost Sign Specialisation - 5 Days full immersion
3 ways of authentic distress