Calligraphy, Heraldic Art48
About the Artist
Annette welcomes visitors to her own home studio where she will be demonstrating calligraphy and have examples of her work to show you.
Annette is a professional calligrapher and heraldic artist. She designs coats of arms granted by the Court of the Lord Lyon in Edinburgh and produces a legal detailed document which includes both calligraphy and artwork of the arms. She is also a Scribe (calligrapher) to the Order of the Thistle and has written many official documents for and on behalf of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Annette also inscribes many Books of Remembrance, certificates and official documents. As well as all the formal calligraphy, Annette takes on private commissions where the simplest verse or complicated gilded scroll can be requested.
Examples of Annette's work will be on display, and also digitally, so you will be able to see the varied work that calligraphy still brings in this day and age, a traditional craft that is still alive and thriving, Annette will demonstrate this beautiful art and answer any questions that you may have.