Her new boss's father had served as White House calligrapher
from the Wilson through the Eisenhower Administrations.
The first handwritten bible to be produced since the printing press was invented is being produced by Donald Jackson, a calligrapher
and Queen Elizabeth's own scribe.
From page to page, they should alternate who is the calligrapher
and who is the illuminator.
In the lobby, a Chinese calligrapher
demonstrated the art of the brush and created Chinese names for the students and their parents before and after the performances.
I'm a calligrapher
and I sculpt in clay, so this is just another calling for me,'' he said.
During the Cultural Revolution a contingent of Red Guards showed up at the Shanghai home of the eminent calligrapher
and writer Shen Yinmo (1883-1971).
Aside from his more than 300 musical works, he was a painter, poet, and calligrapher
who studied sign language as well as Esperanto, an international language invented in the late 1800s.
People tell us what they want and we will tell the calligrapher
to do it,'' said Mr John.
At the scriptorium this past fall, calligrapher
Brian Simpson arrived with a rolled-up batch of completed pages.
The stamp, designed by calligrapher
Mohamed Zakariya, features the Arabic phrase "Eid mubarak" in gold against a blue background.
In the interview, Mouneer Al-Shaa`rani--artist, calligrapher
and book-designer--traces his trajectory in the world of aesthetics from his early training in Damascus by the leading calligrapher
of Syria to his study of Graphic Design and his subsequent exhibitions in the Arab World and Europe as well as his writing on the history and significance of Islamic art.
The five other recipients of the award are sinologist Tadao Ishikawa, 78, leather craftswoman Fukuko Okubo, 81, calligrapher
Kason Sugioka, 87, organic chemist Ryoji Noyori, 62, and actress Isuzu Yamada, 83.