Calligraphy (Greek): kalos: beautiful; graphein: to write - beautiful writing.
Illuminations for a text by Kahlil Gibran (On Children from The Prophet).
You could have your favourite quotation beautifully written and illuminated with pictures like the ones here at a reasonable price, perhaps for hanging in your office or at home to inspire you when life gets too hectic. Your illuminated saying would be a one-off work of art done to your specifications. For pricing of calligraphy see calligraphy page 2: click here or click on the acanthus leaf illumination on the navigation bar on the left. Email me with your requirements for a price quotation.
Stuck for a thoughtful or inspirational saying? Visit the collection of quotations on the artist's statement page.
Click here if you do not see the calligraphy menu on the left.
All images are copyright © Martin Dace 2004: you must contact me for permission if you wish to publish or reproduce my pictures. Permission will usually be granted for web use provided my authorship and copyright is acknowledged and a link back to my site is provided. A link from my website to yours is also a possibility!