Slinging Ink® Calligraphy & Engraving

Calligrapher for Team USA - 2016 Rio Olympics

Houston calligrapher and wine bottle engraver

So what is it that I do with calligraphy....


 Bella Grafia Event Calligraphy


Calligraphy on Mirrors




 Photo Credit:  Ralph Smith

Photo Credit: Ralph Smith



Calligraphy on White Marble



Logo Design & Branding



Brush Lettering for Advertising

  1. Monograms


Certificate Work

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LaserCut Calligraphy 













Modern Calligraphy

 Mustard Seed Photography ~   Alicia Pyne ~

Mustard Seed Photography ~

Alicia Pyne ~



A Little Illustration....




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Serious Business



 Ornamental Penmanship + Casual Script




Calligraphic Birds




 Cartouches & Plumes




To book on-site calligraphy work for events, please email for a quote/scheduling.


Guest lists for non-paper reception pieces are requested electronically sent via email written exactly the way that they are desired to appear on the reception piece (tiles, stones, mirrors etc).  Word, Pages, Excel or Numbers documents are preferred,


"Use only the best materials" - Louis Madarasz


Twenty percent (20%) extra materials are requested as everything is written by hand with ink & a pointed nib.  

Calligraphy is only as beautiful as the paper allows.  Non-metallic & minimally textured high quality papers will generally yield the best calligraphy.


All major credit cards are accepted.


A 50% deposit is required for placement on the calligraphy calendar.  Full payment is required at the time of the return of a project. 

Twenty-five Percent rush Fees apply to various orders needed within 7-10 business days of initial contact

Courier & shipping services are available & welcomed



Slinging Ink® of Bella Grafia Calligraphy is a Houston Based calligraphy firm that was established on the idea that sometimes the vintage way of creating art is the best. Hand written calligraphy is the most elegant form of communication and an event focused on the art of others deserves nothing less.  As a Houston calligrapher & engraver, I believe in doing it beautifully or not at all.


Slinging Ink®  Calligraphy & Engraving of Bella Grafia, LLC retains all rights to the content of this web site, as well as all calligraphy and engraving artwork we produce on behalf of our clients. Our artwork and designs may only be used for each specific job we created them for. The client, stationer, graphic designer photographer and printer agree that our artwork will not be copied, re-engineered, re-purposed, edited to create derivative works, resold, reprinted, given away or re-used in any way that would violate our copyright.  Photographs of our artwork are to include artwork credit to Slinging Ink® - Bella Grafia, LLC.

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