Weekend Learn to Signwrite - 7th - 8th MAY 2022

Over this two day course you will learn the basic techniques of sign layout and brush control as well as understanding basic block letter style.


Create your own unique hand lettered sign to take home using traditional block lettering and shading techniques - you will be professionally guided by Liane every step of the way.


Join Liane for a 2 day, fun filled, interactive workshop where you will be introduced to the fundamentals of signwriting and given professional hands-on tuition. Liane is a fully qualified professional signwriter and graphic designer with 40 years experience in the sign and design industry. 


Who can do the course?

This is a fun and interactive course about lettering to suit all levels. Gain skills you will have for life. You will learn that your eye is the best judge and the best tool you will ever possess.

  • Beginners welcome

  • Artists and Graphic Designers

  • Tattoo Artists

  • All Lettering enthusiasts


What’s included: 

All materials are included! Paper, pencils, brushes, mahl sticks, paint and pre-prepared sign panel, work sheets and tuition from a qualified signwriter of forty years.


What you will need to bring: 

A sense of humour, an old apron or old clothes (as we will be using paint) as well as comfortable shoes.

Morning Tea with fresh fruit, Juice, Water, Coffee & Tea - please bring your own lunch - there is a fridge to store your food.


There will be signwriting brushes, equipment and paint for sale during the workshop for practice at home.


Class Times: 

Classes start at 9.30am – 4.30pm   Saturday & Sunday   

Please arrive at least 15 mins prior to class to settle into your workspace.



Price for 2 day workshop $495 AU

This is EXCELLENT VALUE for 2  full days of professional tuition by Liane Barker, a trade qualified, internationally acclaimed signwriter and designer. 


As well as receiving practical instruction, you will gain insight into the world of signwriting and design through the many varied and interesting anecdotes shared by Liane from her 40 year career as a female signwriter.


FULL payment required at time of booking to secure your spot. Payment plans are available - contact us via email for more info


Location & Contact Details



Jamieson Studios

12 Jamieson Street, Bowen Hills Q 4006


Tel: 0439 451 960

Email: brushandpendesigns@gmail.com


Weekend Learn to Signwrite - 7th - 8th MAY 2022

  • Cancellation Policy: 

    The Brush & Pen Design Studio and Barker Signs do not offer refunds.​

    There are no refunds for this workshop. If you have enrolled and notify The Brush & Pen Design Studio in writing 7 days prior to workshop commencement, we can offer a credit for another upcoming workshop or the option to transfer the booking to another name by notifying The Brush & Pen Design Studio and Barker Signs in writing via email.

    Please note:

    Class transfers or credits cannot be processed after this period.​​

    All workshops are subject to change without notice. We will always endeavour to notify registered students with as much notice as possible before workshop changes however we highly recommend always checking your emails prior to and on the day of a workshop commencement.  

    All workshops require a minimum of 4 prepaid bookings to proceed.

    If workshop is cancelled due to insufficient enrolments, refunds will be processed back to your bank account or can be applied as a credit to another workshop or online class.