Calligraphy Projects

Memorial Books

Memorial books are important as they not only record someone’s birth and death, but it is also a comfort to the bereaved to be able to see their relatives’ names written nicely for posterity. Writing names in a memorial book is one of the most frequent calls on the calligrapher’s skills. Gillian Hazeldine gives advice and tips on writing names in a memorial book.

Creating a Facebook Cover Photo

Our Facebook cover photo was designed by Rachel Yallop. Whilst producing the cover picture, Rachel made notes, to give us a better understanding of how a professional lettering artist approaches and creates such a lively and eye-catching piece of work.

Family Tree

To celebrate Her Majesty’s 60th year on the throne, heraldic artist Neil Bromley has created an ornate family tree, detailing the Royal Line of Succession since 1066.