Photoshoot!

Photographer friend in the DFW area, Jessica Shae, asked me to create several wedding pieces for her English-themed wedding shoot. I used soft white card stock with a custom blue ink to match dusty blue envelopes. The envelopes were written in a creamy white ink. The lettering style I chose was very traditional. This was […] Read More

Monograms

Let’s talk monograms for a minute. They are classy, unique, southern, and loved by most brides! But how do you know where to place your letters? For a personalized 3-letter monogram, there are several options: make the letter on the left side the initial of your first name, the center letter (larger!) the first initial […] Read More

Calligraphy Workshop in Coppell!

July 28th at George: Coffee + Provisions in Coppell, Texas. A three hour class learning pointed pen calligraphy, taught by Jennifer Mauricio. What a dreamy place to learn. We’ll be meeting in their library, and will enjoy treats from George – YUM! So excited to teach this small class. Come for detailed instruction, helpful guidance, […] Read More

Wedding Season

  I’ve been working on a few things in my Etsy shop and am excited to share these sweet little card signs. They are 3.5×5 and are perfect for your card table at your wedding! These smaller signs come in silver and gold, and I still have my larger one in black. I hope they […] Read More

Wedding Invitation Wording

When preparing the wording for your wedding invitation, know that “request the pleasure of your company” is used for weddings held in any location other than a house of worship. “request the honour of your presence” is for weddings held in a church, temple, synagogue, etc. Read More

Spring 2016 Calligraphy Workshop

coming soon… another online calligraphy workshop! please message me today if you’d like to be sent info on the class that will start April 4th. see my email on the right side —> The class is done through email, studying three letters a week, with the goal of learning the letter forms very well before picking […] Read More

Fourth of July

I came across this quote from John Adams, and penned it this morning in calligraphy. Perfect for the Fourth of July! I like purchasing packs of colored paper from Michaels, and then use my Nikko G nib and Dr. Martin’s Bleedproof White ink. The ink is rather thick, so simply add about 10 drops of […] Read More

The Response Card

In preparing your wedding invitations, not only do you need to decide on the wording for the invite, but for your response card as well! You can do something elegant and traditional, or, you can think out of the box and do something fun! Enjoy looking at pictures below of several response cards I have provided calligraphy […] Read More