Blackletter calligraphy event place cards by Chavelli |
Calligraphy love notes by Chavelli |


Custom Calligraphy and Lettering


Hand-lettering and handwriting isn’t just timeless and elegant. It’s a unique way to show your audience how much you care in this digital world. I’m a devout student of traditional calligraphy and hand-lettering methods, and love applying them to modern uses. Every piece I create is an original, one-of-a-kind composition designed just for you.

Whether envelopes, event pieces or unique commissions for special gifts, I specialize in creations that highlight the splendor of lettering. As a graphic designer and calligrapher, I bring an added visual sensitivity and technical know-how to my lettering work.

Express the beauty of your message with the beauty of the letters themselves.

Creative calligraphy envelope addressing by Chavelli |


“Shuck Me Beautiful” custom hand-lettering for the Billion Oyster Party by Chavelli |

Marketing Pieces

Calligraphy place cards by Chavelli |

Place cards

Container Store and Poppin' collaboration with custom hand-lettering by Chavelli |

Brand events

Calligraphy wedding menus by Chavelli |

Event pieces

Valentine's Day hand-made calligraphy scroll with message by Chavelli |




A Few Style Examples



Brush Lettering

other Historical Styles



“We were especially happy working with Chavelli, her calligraphy is gorgeous, people stop and stare with amazement which is exactly what we wanted...Plus she is timely, outgoing and a pleasure to be around.”



Calligraphy by Chavelli |