Brush painted pebbles by Emi Gordon

Brush painted pebbles by Emi Gordon

Brush lettering workshop

Redgrave & Lopham Fen: A simple introduction to the drawing of Roman Capitals on pebbles with a pointed brush.

Event details

Meeting point

Visitor Centre


10:00am - 4:00pm
A static map of Brush lettering workshop

About the event

Designed for people with little or no experience of lettering or any drawing skills, this workshop will guide people to construct and stylise their own chosen letter onto a stone of their choice.

Emi Gordon is an experienced lettering artist working out of her studio in Cambridge. Her work includes beautiful calligraphy and hand-drawn lettering for cutting into stone.


In order to run activity sessions safely while the COVID-19 pandemic is still in effect, there are a number of restrictions put in place, which are in the best interest of our participants, staff and volunteers. We appreciate you following the guidelines we have set out.

More detailed information will be outlined in your confirmation email once you have booked onto this course, however, it is important that you read and agree to the following information before you book.

  • During the session you will be required to socially distance at the Government recommended 2m. 
  • All participants will be required to use sanitising hand gel on arrival. This will be provided and will be available for you to use at any additional points during the day, should you wish to. 
  • If you are showing ANY signs or symptoms of COVID-19, or you have been told by NHS Track and Trace to isolate, you must not attend this event.
  • You are welcome to wear a mask in the centre, but this is not mandatory.

All equipment used on the day will be cleaned before and after use and where possible everyone will have their own set of tools for the duration. 

We will unfortunately be unable to serve refreshments. Please feel free to bring your own drinks. Thank you for your understanding

Please also bring:

A packed lunch
A3 drawing pad (layout paper or sketch pad),
A few sharp pencils
A ruler and an eraser
A camera if you wish

If you have a pointed brush that you would prefer to use, please bring it along, otherwise, there will be brushes available to use.
Paint will be available but again if you have a preferred colour, please bring along with you. (acrylic)
Pebbles will be provided.

When booking please ensure your email/contact address is correct as it will be used to send event joining instructions. If you do not receive these instructions after booking, please contact:

Please note that your booking is non-refundable and we run all our courses based on a minimum number of participants. You can find our full Terms & Conditions via this link:

If any of the courses you wish to attend are full or you cannot make the date, please let us know so that we can register your interest and let you know of future opportunities or add your name to a reserve list. You can contact us on: or Tel: 01473 890 089.

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£65 including all materials

Additional booking information

Please note this is a course for 18+ adults only. Thank you

Suitable for


Know before you go


People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wheelchair access

Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance

Parking information

Free parking


Picnic area
Disabled toilet

Contact us

Contact number: 01473 890 089

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