Joe and Carol wrote me an email that led to a new calligraphic adventure: "I’m getting married at the end of September and I’d like to see if you can write a marriage certificate similar to one written for my great, great, grand parents in 1841. It was written on parchment about 24 inches wide and [...]
Cody ordered the vows he and Dani promised each other at their wedding as an anniversary gift. What a touching idea, and important reminder of their love and commitment. Happy anniversary, Cody and Dani! Email me to order your own: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jaci and Ben wanted an elegant, yet simple wedding certificate for their guests to sign in support of their marriage. They chose Copperplate calligraphy and light floral flourishes around their names. Congratulations, Jaci and Ben!
These little cards were designed on Wedding Paper Divas. The paper was excellent to write on. After trying several silver inks, I decided on Winsor & Newton Silver Designer Gouache. I thinned it a bit and added a little teal coloring to darken it. The writing is copperplate done with a Zebra G nib.
The bride's mother ordered these little envelopes for the wedding guests' welcome bags. White on beautiful dark metallic brown. I wrote in Dr. Martin's Bleed Proof White with a Nikko G pen.
I love working with Joshua at Jel Creative. He always has such interesting projects! These were done in Copperplate calligraphy, scanned in and sent to Joshua for printing. Such a fancy event, I was happy to be a part of the preparations.