Meet Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper’s passion for calligraphy began at the age of 12, and she has been in love with the art of lettering ever since. After graduating from California State University, Northridge with a degree in Business and an emphasis on Management, Laura opened her own artistic ventures, Laura Hooper Calligraphy and Lucky Orchid Designs.

For the past nine years, Laura has worked with countless brides and grooms to create the most elegant calligraphy for their invitations and wedding stationery. She also designs custom hand drawn maps, unique place cards and other chic items for the most discerning of brides. Laura has worked with several high profile celebrities and companies for their personal and corporate events, and has been published in numerous magazines, including The Knot, Inside Weddings, Martha Stewart Weddings and Town & Country Weddings, among others.

When she is not lettering for her clients, Laura enjoys maintaining her blog, A Lucky Orchid Wedding, travelling and visiting the beach. Laura is a member of the Association of Calligraphic Arts and the San Fernando Valley chapter of the Society for Calligraphy. Laura currently resides in Alexandria, Virginia with her husband, Jeremy, and their dogs, Kepler and Tycho.

Awards and Accolades

  • “Best of the Knot, 2011″
  • MyfoxLA Hotlist Winner 2009, Best Invitations, Los Angeles
  • Best of Project Wedding 2008
  • Member of distinguished Style Me Pretty Blog’s Little Black Book of Wedding Vendors
  • Member of the Association of Calligraphic Arts
  • Member of Los Angeles Bridal Bar
  • Lucky Orchid Wedding named one of Town & Country Weddings Top 5 Wedding Blogs
  • Wedding Wire Bride’s Choice 2010 {Invitations}
  • Named one of Get Married Magazine’s Most Loved Blogs
  • “Premier and Celebrity Calligrapher” for
  • Contributor to

Meet the Team

Roxanne Hooper

Roxanne works tirelessly on our clients’ orders that require assembly and other special production. She handles all of the packing and shipping at Laura Hooper Calligraphy in addition to coordinating drop-offs and pick-ups with our many printers. Roxanne also manages the San Fernando Valley warehouse, where she lives with her husband Don.

Alyssa Law

Alyssa manages the Laura Hooper Calligraphy blog, A Lucky Orchid Wedding, filtering through content and inspiration for Laura to include. She plots the destinations and hotspots for all of our clients’ custom maps as the first step in the mapping process, and also coordinates our e-blasts and materials for interviews with Laura and other press publications.