I once worked as an apprentice engrosser; I ground my own chinese stick ink and then lettered names on certificates all day long. I love pattern and knotwork borders. Most of my calligraphy and illumination projects have been gifts, so I don't have a record of them. Here are a few small pieces that were easy to scan.

christmas card


alleluia alleluiatoo

These were inspired by chinese chops

omnia mutanturrejoice

I intend to do four seasons...here are spring and winter.

munching monster

This qualifies as lettering, right?


Do everything with love

Blossoms by the Bard

This is the title page of a birthday booklet titled A Bouquet of Blossoms by the Bard Himself!



A quote from A Midsummer Night's Dream.