Calligraphy, hand lettered certificates, illuminated manuscripts, awards, poems, prose and prayers lettered and illustrated by Master Penman Harvest Crittenden, are the finest available. Whether we are  illuminating a certificate, a prayer, working on calfskin vellum or the finest paper, designing a monogram, logo, or creating original artwork, we give your project our undivided attention. With personalized, professional service and attention to detail that is reminiscent of days gone by, our clients know that their project is in good hands. We accept corporate as well as private commissions with nationwide service. Wholesale inquiries are welcome. Harvest teaches workshops specializing in Illumination, Borders, Gilding, Calligraphy and Vellum. She has served on the faculties of numerous regional, national and international conferences as well as teaching several online classes for students worldwide. Classes fill fast so make sure to reserve your spot early!

Harvest also serves as the Director of The Spencerian Saga. Held each October at Geneva on the Lake, Ohio, the Saga offers a unique opportunity to study Spencerian penmanship where Platt Rogers Spencer first taught this art form. Come join us as we immerse ourselves in lettering with trips to his monument and the places that inspired him. You'll find more information in the Saga section.

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