Tag: calligrapher in Tucson

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Becoming a Calligrapher

Honestly, for the first five years, I was waiting for calligraphy to become serious about me.

Threshold Calligraphy for Yoga Oasis

“Friend, our closeness is this: anywhere you put your foot, feel me in the firmness under you.” –Rumi

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Handmade Collage Book

Once the collage pages started coming together, or rather as I cut them apart, their energy and composition were so much more magical than what I could’ve created on my own: than what I could have creates without letting go and trusting the process. Not that there isn’t a place for meticulous planning, but this was a juicy experience that freed me from getting lost in the details.

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“With the Heart” Calligraphy Birthday Gift

Ed, my client, called me on the telephone and tentatively asked if I could letter an excerpt in calligraphy as a gift for his new girlfriend. I smiled and said, “I do that all the time.”

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Eloise Birth Page

Illuminated calligraphy piece showing Baby’s Birth Measurements and Astrological Placements

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Expanding My Style with Bent Nibs

I never made time to get to working with them, and then along came this workshop.

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Death is Nothing at All

The poem is from the perspective of the deceased, a comforting reminder of all the ways they never truly leave us. I love gift commissions — I enjoy ferrying love and thoughtfulness from one person to another.

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How I Keep My Lines So Straight

I am a calligraphy mortal.