A school of Traditional Calligraphy, Illumination and Heraldic Design

From Beginner's level to professional level

All the mysteries of the Latin alphabet will be decoded through an easy-to-understand analysis of each style.

 

Come and learn European traditional calligraphy from French-Swiss Master Calligrapher
Muriel Gaggini

Since May 2020 all lessons are available on Skype live combined with correspondence courses


MG SCHOOL
What is calligraphy
Courses
Correspondence
Heraldry



Certificates & diploma
International
Products
Widen your world
Schedule
2020
Poster 2


Beginner courses in European Calligraphy
our correspondence courses are available for overseas students:

1. The GOTHIC TEXTURA HAND AND
2. The CHANCERY ITALIC HAND

for details click here

Six-month course available, start whenever you like
Contact our office in English, French, Japanese and Mandarin Chinese by e-mail

 

 

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From September 20th, 2019 and for 3 years Portugal and Spain celebrate

The 500th Anniversary of the Circumnavigation of the Globe by Magellan and El Cano
1519 - 1522

Calligraphy works describing the beginning of the journey will be exhibited at
the Instituto Cervantes in Tokyo

Passing on our tradition and knowledge for future generations
Come to MG School and discover a world of beauty, elegance and grace

 

At left, MG School slogan
in Insular minuscules:

Latin Calligraphy
It's MaGnificent
It's MaGic
It's MG

At MG School most classes include the study of illuminated initials.
Illumination courses are also part of the school program (see under).

Pure gold leaf and
natural pigments on
vellum

Scripts: Uncial and
Carolingian minuscule

O vitae
philosofia
dux,
O virtutis
indagatrix
expultrixque
vitiorum

M. Tullius Cicero

"Philosophy,
O leader of life,
O searcher
of virtues
and
expeller
of vices"
Click to see demonstration@(Japanese language only)

 

 

A symbolic plant in illuminated manuscripts:
Acanthus mollis

Link: MG cultural tour of Switzerland

Office hours:
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 10:00 to 18:00

Yonbancho 11-4-201
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0081

Mail address: info@mg-school.com
Tel. (03) 3261-5273
Fax (03) 3261-5277


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All photographs and artworks are the property of MG School

Website concept and design by Muriel Gaggini