Craft Careers: Sign Writer

Careers guidance15 minsFREE

Key takeaways
An insight into the world of Sign Writing
An overview of Robert's career journey
A day in the life of a creative career
Robert WalkerHost: Robert Walker is a sign writer and studied a Masters Degree in International Graphic Design Practice becoming a University Lecturer before leaving a career in teaching. Robert is currently working in the field of water gilding and brilliant cutting, two endangered crafts.

In this class, Robert will talk about his unconventional path through education and his route into the world of sign writing before moving onto lettering techniques by hand and his day to day running of his studio. 

This class is part of the Creative Craft Careers series with Heritage Crafts - a great series of classes for students who have an interest in crafts and want to explore more of the many career opportunities available. 


Safeguarding reminder:The safety of your child is of the utmost importance. All of our classes are pre-recorded to remove any concerns around live participation. For reruns of our past live classes, students' webcams and microphones were disabled and only the chat history, if participation was requested, is visible.

Suitable for:

Anyone with an interest in creative careers.

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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