What you’ll need


Chill! We’ve got it all covered

…so no real need to rush out and buy kit yet… however if you do feel the urge here’s a preliminary list of a few essential for yr hamper.

  • Sable writers: chisel brushes from The Brushman or A S Handover 2112 series
  • Mahl stick
  • Pallet – small
  • Dippers
  • 1Shot signwriting paints – A S Handover

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Relic Retro: Distressed finishes – for letters and furniture

Introducing a much awaited NGS special finishes course.

Relicing letters and furniture.



Distress Urban Type NGS Signwriting London


2 Days intro or 5 Days complete


You will learn:

Checking crazing and peeled techniques with various paints

Wear and serious tear – how its best done

Patina finishes


How to make strong crackle glazes

How to make crackle varnish


How to sand down distress and create layers.


It’s all here to be learnt!




Furniture Link


Distressed Lettering



BOOK NOW for April workshop with dates to be announced shortly.



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student discount supplies


Students get a 15% discount at our Flagship Covent Garden store and online with the London Graphic Centre Student Card.



Simply sign up for the card in any London Graphic Centre branch and you can start using it immediately!

*The student discount does not apply to products that are already discounted or on offer. It also does not apply to computer consumables (e.g. cartridges, blank CDs etc), books, magazines, Pantone guides or Freitag products.

Please note: You must apply for the student discount code prior to placing your order so that you can enter the code at the checkout. Unfortunately we are unable to give student discounts on orders that have already been placed.

London Graphic Centre for all art supplies

London Graphic Centre
Stationery store in London, England
Artists’ treasure trove, with graphic and art supplies, studio equipment, books, magazines and gifts
Located in: Covent Garden
Address: Covent Garden, 16-18 Shelton St, London WC2H 9JL, UK

Open today · 10AM–6:30PM
Phone: +44 20 7759 4500

Get your student discount

Students get a 15% discount at our Flagship Covent Garden store and online with the London Graphic Centre Student Card.

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