This was created for a musician – the calligraphy done directly on a photo of a violin I printed onto French vellum paper.
This is an example of the type of annual and biannual awards I create for many organizations. Working with the organization, I create pieces that vary from heavily illuminated citations to much more simple ones. I also work with several colleges and high schools to produce annual diplomas, honorary degrees and other special recognition citations.
Commissioned as a gift. I loved working on the illustration inside the initial letter illuminating the text.
This piece was commissioned by a human service agency for it’s entrance. The poem talks about a person’s right to their own presence – an important message to many of the people who enter. The background is paste paper created in the colors of the space the piece hangs.
I loved creating this piece for a lovely woman who knew it was the perfect quotation for her friend.
Since the first Anniversary is traditionally a gift of paper, what better time to honor your spouse by having your vows lettered and designed as a reminder and, perhaps, a renewal?
CUSTOM CALLIGRAPHY AND DESIGN
Poems, quotations, wedding vows, etc. can be hand-calligraphed and illuminated as originals
Custom work is based on a rate of $65. per hour. Please call or email to discuss the piece you wish to have done to receive an estimate.