Welcome to the Society of Scribes & Illuminators.
Our aim is to promote and preserve the art of calligraphy.
Who are we?
Our Fellows are practising professionals, among the finest in the world. Our Lay Membership comprises professionals and enthusiastic amateurs. We draw membership from around the world.
What do we do?
Inform and inspire experienced calligraphers and those new to calligraphy, through regular exhibitions, national meetings (Capital Letters, Skills and Ideas Day and our AGM/Open Lecture) and our prestigious Scribe Journal and e-Newsletter.
Our development programme includes a Correspondence Course, an Advanced Training Scheme, a Writing and Design Course, mentorship towards Fellowship, a programme of Study Days, a series of Masterclasses, and we can recommend local learning opportunities. We have a specialist Sales shop and an unsurpassed Archive/Library available to members.
The world of calligraphy is constantly changing but always inspiring and exciting. We’d like you to love this craft as we do. It’s our world. Come and join us.