Monthly Archives: November 2012

Snazzy Holiday Envelopes? Check these out!

Snazzy Holiday Envelopes? Check these out!

What says “MERRY CHRISTMAS!” more than my new “Holiday” writing style?  I love this, and I hope you do too.

My new “Holiday” Writing Style – Calligraphy by Carrie

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My flourishy “Calligraphy” style in traditional black India ink is very elegant.  Perfect for a formal greeting or swanky holiday soiree.

My traditional “Calligraphy” Writing Style – Calligraphy by Carrie

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I love mixing the rustic charm of Kraft paper envelopes with elegant gold & silver inks.  This is my “Shoreline” writing style.

My “Shoreline” Writing Style in silver & gold – Calligraphy by Carrie

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Here’s my “Contempo” style in purple ink.  Purple is the color of Advent and perfect for holiday greetings!

My “Contempo” Writing Style – Calligraphy by Carrie

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Fun, fun, fun!  “Curly Contempo” in white ink on a deep navy envelope.

My “Curly Contempo” Writing Style – Calligraphy by Carrie

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Why not shake things up a bit with my sweet “Petite Contempo” in tangerine ink?

My “Petite Contempo” Writing Style – Calligraphy by Carrie

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Here’s my “Shoreline” style in complementary wintery inks – blue & turquoise.

My “Shoreline” Writing Style – Calligraphy by Carrie

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Silver & gold inks make a stunning impression on a bright red holiday envelope.

My modified “Shoreline” Writing Style – Calligraphy by Carrie

Happy holidays from Calligraphy by Carrie!  (And my apprentice – Hitch.)

The calligrapher’s apprentice – Hitch, the cat!

…and a shout-out to my sweet daughter Hannah for taking these photos.