• Calligrapher, encourager, educator, believer
• Wife to my best friend and husband of over 40 years
• Mother of 4, grandmother of 7
• Lover of bare feet, the Pacific Northwest, red wine, crochet,
hand made cards and homemade bread
• President, IAMPETH 2018-2019
• IAMPETH Class Instructor 2017, 2018, 2021, 2022
• Though an expert, I am also a life-long student of fine lettering arts
Michael Sull is America’s foremost living Spencerian penman, author of Spencerian Script and Ornamental Penmanship and Learning to Write Spencerian Script, and publisher of numerous educational materials on vintage American handwriting. He is the corporate Master Penman for the Zaner Bloser Company. For over 30 years he has conducted countless handwriting programs in the United States and abroad. Marie has studied Spencerian script and American Cursive Handwriting with Mr. Sull. Mr. Sull and Marie co-founded the American Cursive Instructor Certification Program (ACICP) in 2015.
Harvest is a Master Penman and an expert in hand lettered certificates, illuminated manuscripts, awards, poems, prose and prayers. A true modern foundation to the lettering arts, her work can be seen in galleries and museums around the world. Marie has taken multiple classes with Harvest to develop writing and flourishing skills with the pointed pen.
Sheila Waters is a British born Calligrapher trained at the Royal College of Art. Sheila has a long a distinguished career and is recognized internationally as a Master Scribe and teacher. Ms. Waters is a fellow in the prestigious Society of Scribes and Illuminators. Marie is privileged to have studied broad edge pen calligraphy with Sheila at 3 of her week-long Master Classes held at Sheila's residence in PA.
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