Linda P. Hancock is a freelance artist with her lettering and design studio located in Madison, Wisconsin. Her calligraphic artwork brings strong, contemporary graphic interpretation to this ancient fine arts tradition. When planning special events, the advice and creations of a professional calligrapher can bring charm and elegance to a day destined for cherished memories. From designing custom wedding invitations to creating a birth announcement, Linda brings a unique presentation to the print materials needed. Choose Linda's expertise for invitation addressing, creation of "Save-the-Date" cards, shower /rehearsal dinner invitations, placecards & table numbers, individualized favors, guestbooks, or birth announcements. Your guests will appreciate the attention to detail of using handlettering to produce special invitations and for addressing envelopes, a special gift to each recipient. Linda prepares designs for each client's individual needs, occasionally juxtaposing type wi th handlettering, but primarily using her calligraphic skills honed over the last 25 years in her studio to create custom work that is immediately set off from standard, off-the-shelf invitations and announcements. Invitation addressing prices start at $4.00/invitation, and a custom-designed wedding invitation package begins at $700. Please call or write for pricing estimates on your particular project and to arrange for an in-studio session to discuss designs!. When not completing client assignments in her calligraphic studio,she pursues a longtime interest in drawing and painting.