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

Matching a font…

A couple weeks ago, I was emailed a copy of this font. A stationer had a bride, asking that the calligraphy on her wedding envelopes match the old-fashioned looking font that the invitations would be printed in. Could I do it?? That was the question! So I printed all the samples she sent me and […] Read More

Printable Calligraphy Christmas Tags!

  Just a few more weeks, and it will be Thanksgiving! I don’t know about you, but that’s when I start thinking about Christmas gifts, shopping and wrapping. I wanted to create something that would add a special touch to this year’s Christmas gifts, so for a couple evenings I played around with various Christmas […] Read More

Marriage Vows

Many of my clients are brides, eager to enter the adventure and the blessing of marriage. They are my favorite to work for. Who doesn’t love a sweet love story and wedding celebration?! Some ask me to write their wedding vows so they have a visible reminder of the promises they have made to each other. […] Read More