Illuminated Initial - Owen Jones Design
Illuminated initial 'V' - Owen Jones Design
Ormoline, gold leaf, gouache, watercolour, pigmented fineliner, 2023
IMAGINATION ENCIRCLES THE WORLD
Walnut ink, gesso, gold leaf and metallic pencil on a stretched vellum disk.
Read about the making of this piece here.
Painted lettering in gouache with gold leaf decoration on vellum.
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Redeemable against all classes.
Fraktur styled capital R for child's
christening gift. Gold leaf and gouache
on Fabriano Artistico paper.
A hand-painted initial is something lasting, a decorative object to be treasured, a thoughtful and individual gift.
I'll help you select from an exciting array of historical or contemporary letter styles and decorative elements to create your special illuminated letter.
Favoured colours or themes can be incorporated to produce a beautiful and unique design.
Gilding and vellum are optional.
Monograms are also available.
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A circle of family names intertwined and embellished with gold hearts.
Gold leaf, gouache and pastel on Arches watercolour paper.
Please contact me if you would like
one created for your family or
someone close to you.
Many lettering designs and colour combinations available.
Julie is a calligrapher, lettering artist and illuminator living in the East Anglian countryside. Her starting point for calligraphy was a weekly adult education class at the City Lit in London. Following her move out of the city in 2005, Julie continued with her studies and trained under many prominent calligraphers, eventually progressing to a professional level. She accepts commissions and teaches regularly.