Personalised family tree print

20 unique Christmas gift ideas for hard to buy for people!

My speciality is unique gift ideas for people who are hard to buy for. I LOVE Christmas shopping but I know every year there will be a couple of names on my Christmas shopping list who I’ve just drawn a blank on! It happens every time! older couples who have everything they need dads, granddads …

Silver tray of wedding place names in calligraphy with floral buttonholes for a wedding

How much does it cost to hire a calligrapher?

I’ve had some lovely calligraphy price enquiries this week, and taken some very exciting commissions. This afternoon will be spent painting flowers and writing some beautiful words. But this morning I wanted to answer one of your biggest questions: how much does it cost to hire a calligrapher? I’ll break down my current prices to …

How I make my personalised name baubles for Christmas

As embarrassing as this is, it tickles me that calligraphy baubles have taken six years for me to figure out. I can finally say this because I’ve launched my first collection of personalised baubles this year! To celebrate, I thought I’d share the journey with you, along with some tips on how to write your …

Calligraphy workshops, potatoes and wet pants

I’ve had the loveliest working weekend, starting on Friday at Beetham Nurseries and finishing at Shed 1 Gin on Sunday afternoon. These were my autumn-themed calligraphy classes, with fab people who took to calligraphy like ducks to water. We wrote trick or treat, we flourished wildly, loved and hated z and b, and one of …

Autumn 2023 calligraphy workshop dates

I’ve recently booked some lovely calligraphy workshops! They’ll be different to any classes I’ve done before, with creative projects I’m really excited to show you, and new venues I’ve already fallen in love with. Every workshop is suitable for absolute beginners! To join me, click on the ‘book now’ links below and get your tickets …

modern botanical wedding invitations custom design bespoke invites

Brand new bespoke wedding stationery with a botanical twist!

I love the process of working with couples to design wedding invitations. This suite was made for Grace and Harry, and includes: Save the Date Invitation with vellum wrap Envelope with calligraphy Printed botanical envelope liner Botanical print Details card RSVP card with vellum wrap and calligraphy envelope Mini postcard prints Details have been changed …

Late availability and NEW calligraphy workshops in Cumbria!

I’m so excited to be heading back to lovely Beetham Nurseries tomorrow for my first calligraphy class of the year. We’re fully booked with 18 people coming along, and I’ve been making brand new worksheets and creative projects this week. There are a handful of spaces left at Rheged on Mother’s Day, then in Kendal …