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{Now Offering} ONLINE Beginner Calligraphy Tutorial

Are you looking to learn the art of calligraphy, but can't attend one of our in-person workshops? We are pleased to share that we are now offering a beginner video tutorial that you can use in the comfort of your own home! Thanks to this video workshop, we've made it easier than ever to learn the art of pointed-pen calligraphy! To get you [...]

June 18th, 2015|Calligraphy|

{Memphis Calligraphy Workshop} WedMemphis + Maggie Louise Bridal

It was such a treat to visit Collierville, just outside of Memphis, TN! We were lucky enough to cross paths via Instagram with Kathryn of WED Memphis and Molly of Maggie Louise Bridal and get a calligraphy workshop set-up there this past February. Kathryn coordinated an amazing team of vendors to put it all together for us, and our attendees were treated to delicious bites [...]

April 21st, 2015|Calligraphy, Learn Calligraphy|

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

It is such a treat when our vendor friends ask to collaborate on holiday projects, large & small! We love these cute St. Patty's Day motifs from our friends Abby Jiu, Lauryn Prattes and Buttercream Bakeshop...

March 17th, 2015|Calligraphy, Decor, Holiday, Party & Lifestyle|

{Forest Elopement Inspiration} Borrowed BLU

Cassandra from Borrowed BLU brought us on board for this beauty of an elopement that she dreamed up and was photographed by the one and only Jasmine Star. We think the entire concept is so sweet, and we are thrilled to be part of the team that brought it to life! Cassandra had hand-dipped the tie-dye ribbon for us to write on and the s'mores [...]

January 11th, 2015|Calligraphy, Decor, Reception Ideas|

{Charleston Calligraphy Workshop} RiverOaks Charleston + Lauren Jonas Photography

When Marianne from RiverOaks Charleston reached out to us about hosting one of our workshops at their beautiful event property, we didn't think twice before jumping at the opportunity. When we found out that their home is actually on the property and that we were welcome to stay with them…well at that point we were ecstatic! Usually when we travel for workshops, we don't have [...]

November 24th, 2014|Calligraphy, Learn Calligraphy|

{Houston Calligraphy Workshop} Sugar & Cloth

We recently had the pleasure of returning to the Lone Star State for another rounds of calligraphy workshops and had the opportunity to once again work with the super talented Ashley of Sugar & Cloth in Houston! It is such a treat to have Ashley coordinate our Houston workshops because we just know we will arrive to a gorgeous, clean space ~ full of bright light [...]

November 19th, 2014|Calligraphy, Learn Calligraphy|

{Learn Calligraphy} Starter Kits Get a Fresh Look!

Just in time for the holidays, our calligraphy starter kits have a fresh new look! If you are looking to learn the art of calligraphy, and can't make it to one of our beginner's workshops, our starter kit is the next best option. Completely curated by me with an instructional kit created especially for beginners using my over 10 years of experience, you will be [...]

November 18th, 2014|Calligraphy, Learn Calligraphy|

{Trouvaille 2.0}

When my dear friend Rhiannon from Hey Gorgeous Events asked if I would be a guest speaker at her second Trouvaille workshop and teach a "mini" calligraphy session, I was truly honored and overjoyed! I don't think I've ever been a speaker at an industry event, and her intimate gathering provided the perfect opportunity to get my toes wet! From the Trouvaille website... MISSION EDUCATION, [...]

November 14th, 2014|Uncategorized|

{Richmond, VA Calligraphy Workshop} Janie Medley + Rachel May Photography

We are so fortunate to have amazing friends around the US who help us put together some extra special calligraphy workshops. So when my friend Janie of Janie Medley Flora Design offered to have us down in Richmond, VA, we knew we couldn't pass it up! Set up in the gorgeous warehouse of Paisley & Jade with styling by the lovely ladies of Tart Event [...]

November 13th, 2014|Calligraphy, Learn Calligraphy|

{Atlanta Calligraphy Workshop} The Perfect Palette + Lauren Rae Photography

We were so lucky to have Chrissy from The Perfect Palette along with Lauren of Lauren Rae Photography to style and shoot our Atlanta calligraphy workshop. Sometimes when we are in a hotel we don't have the "cutest" setup, but Chrissy and Lauren took this hotel space to another level with their creativity and especially the beloved Popcorn Bar! You can see even more plus [...]

November 7th, 2014|Calligraphy, Decor, Learn Calligraphy|