Luxe gold ink wedding calligraphy envelope samples

June 24, 2018By Claire Gouldwedding calligraphy, wedding invitation calligraphy, wedding invitations No Comments

Lovely Lauren asked me about gold calligraphy addressed envelopes for her wedding, and these are the samples I addressed for her this week. Some envelopes are more suitable for calligraphy than others. These are absolutely perfect – they’re a GF Smith paper stock, and work wonderfully with the gold ink. Thank you to lovely Ellie … Read More

Handwritten menus on fine Italian paper

June 22, 2018By Claire Gouldcalligraphy projects, wedding calligraphy, Wedding menu calligraphy No Comments

Alexandra and Christopher asked me to write their wedding invitations earlier this year: they were 100% handwritten, in black ink and a modern, elegant calligraphy style. Teamed with burgundy envelopes addressed in gold ink, they set the scene for a beautiful and elegant celebration. I was delighted to hear from Alexandra again a month before … Read More

Something completely different! A memorial scholarship in calligraphy

June 15, 2018By Claire Gouldcalligraphy projects, Calligraphy service, wedding calligraphy No Comments

Last week was a bizarre and wonderful mix of calligraphy commissions – if anyone imagines the life of a calligrapher to be all wedding invitations, it couldn’t be further from the truth! It’s one of my favourite things about Etsy: the requests for bespoke calligraphy commissions which come from all over the world can be … Read More