Emma Block Illustration
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Workshops

I teach modern watercolour and brush lettering workshops. I teach one-to-one classes from my home studio and have worked with brands including Etsy and Stylist Magazine to provide workshops for promotional and corporate events. To book me for a talk or workshop please email me at hello@emmablock.co.uk.

Emma teaches modern watercolour and brush lettering workshops, and talk about illustration and social media. She teaches one-to-one classes from my home studio and can teach private classes for small groups. She has worked with brands including Etsy and Stylist Magazine to provide workshops for promotional events. To book Emma for a talk or workshop please email hello@emmablock.co.uk.

emma block watercolour workshop
emma block watercolour workshop
emma block watercolour workshop
 
Brush Lettering Workshop
Apr
10
Apr 11

Brush Lettering Workshop

  • We Built This City

BUY TICKETS HERE

This class starts from the very beginning so don't worry if you're an absolute beginner.

*You will be given a complete set of materials which you can take away after class, including guide sheets, a brush and a pot of indian ink.

*I will introduce contemporary brush lettering and the many ways you can use it.

*We'll start with exercises to practice making shapes and brush strokes. You'll then practice writing the alphabet, words and phrases with plenty of help and guidance on hand

*By the end of the workshop you'll be well on your way to developing your own unique brush lettering style.

*I will finish with a demo of how you can photograph and edit your brush lettering using just your iPhone to create a piece of digital artwork.

Brush Lettering Workshop
Apr
19
6:30 am06:30

Brush Lettering Workshop

  • The Village Haberdashery

BUY TICKETS HERE

This class starts from the very beginning so don't worry if you're an absolute beginner.

*You will be given a complete set of materials which you can take away after class, including guide sheets, a brush and a pot of indian ink.

*I will introduce contemporary brush lettering and the many ways you can use it.

*We'll start with exercises to practice making shapes and brush strokes. You'll then practice writing the alphabet, words and phrases with plenty of help and guidance on hand

*By the end of the workshop you'll be well on your way to developing your own unique brush lettering style.

*I will finish with a demo of how you can photograph and edit your brush lettering using just your iPhone to create a piece of digital artwork.

Watercolour Brush Lettering Workshop
Apr
27
6:30 pm18:30

Watercolour Brush Lettering Workshop

  • west elm

BUY TICKETS HERE

This class is perfect for both beginners and for those who have already some brush lettering experience but would like add to their skills.

*You will be given a complete set of materials to use during the class, including guide sheets, paper, a brush and a palette and paint.

*I will introduce contemporary brush lettering and the many ways you can use it.

*We'll start with exercises to practice making shapes and brush strokes. You'll then practice writing the alphabet, words and phrases with plenty of help and guidance on hand. We will practice how you can use watercolours to create a range of effects including ombre and rainbow lettering.

*By the end of the workshop you'll be well on your way to developing your own unique brush lettering style, and will leave with a framable piece of artwork.

Beginners Watercolour Workshop
Apr
30
1:00 pm13:00

Beginners Watercolour Workshop

  • West Elm

BUY TICKETS HERE

This Beginner's Watercolours Workshop is taught by illustrator Emma Block. The workshop will focus on developing skills and applying techniques allowing you to grow in confidence and start to develop your own style. The workshop will start with a colour mixing demonstration allowing you to become familiar with the paint and different effects that can be created. Then you'll learn how simple brush strokes can be used to create leaves, flowers and stems and how these can be ranged to create floral motifs.

*You will be given a complete set of materials which you can take away after class, including guide sheets, paper, brushes and a set of Windsor and Newton watercolours.

* We'll start with colour theory, colour mixing and exercises to practice making simple shapes and brush strokes.

* You'll then work on a final piece, sketching and painting from life, with plenty of hands on guidance and encouragement from the tutor. By the end of the workshop you'll be well on your way to developing your own unique watercolour style.

Beginner's Watercolour Workshop
May
3
7:00 pm19:00

Beginner's Watercolour Workshop

  • Applaud Coffee

BUY TICKETS HERE

This special one off Beginner's Watercolours Workshop is taught by illustrator Emma Block at Applaud Coffee, in Suffolk. The workshop will focus on developing skills and applying techniques allowing you to grow in confidence and start to develop your own style. The workshop will start with a colour mixing demonstration allowing you to become familiar with the paint and different effects that can be created. Then you'll learn how simple brush strokes can be used to create leaves, flowers and stems and how these can be ranged to create floral motifs.

*Materials to use during the class will be provided, including guide sheets, paper, brushes and watercolour paint. A hot drink and a slice of delicious homemake cake is also included.

* We'll start with colour theory, colour mixing and exercises to practice making simple shapes and brush strokes.

* You'll then work on a final piece, sketching and painting from life, with plenty of hands on guidance and encouragement from the tutor. By the end of the workshop you'll be well on your way to developing your own unique watercolour style.


Beginners Watercolour Workshop
Feb
26
1:00 pm13:00

Beginners Watercolour Workshop

  • West Elm

SOLD OUT

This Beginner's Watercolours Workshop is taught by illustrator Emma Block. The workshop will focus on developing skills and applying techniques allowing you to grow in confidence and start to develop your own style. The workshop will start with a colour mixing demonstration allowing you to become familiar with the paint and different effects that can be created. Then you'll learn how simple brush strokes can be used to create leaves, flowers and stems and how these can be ranged to create floral motifs.

*You will be given a complete set of materials which you can take away after class, including guide sheets, paper, brushes and a set of Windsor and Newton watercolours.

* We'll start with colour theory, colour mixing and exercises to practice making simple shapes and brush strokes.

* You'll then work on a final piece, sketching and painting from life, with plenty of hands on guidance and encouragement from the tutor. By the end of the workshop you'll be well on your way to developing your own unique watercolour style.