Archives for December 2008
A brilliant use for calligraphy is on annual holiday cards. This year I worked with a local medical insurance agent addressing the inside of her cards. She was wonderful because there were no guidelines. I was able to use color and any font, so I took advantage and used many fonts that never get picked.
A few months ago I addressed the envelopes for a wonderful New Orleans bride. When her sister contacted me and asked for Family of the Bride and Family of the Groom table cards, I was more than pleased to set to work. The one qualification she set upon me was that it looked more artistic than simple writing. Below is what I came up with to make it to be artistic and readable in low lighting.