Kestrel Montes

Kestrel, owner of INKMETHIS, is a San Francisco Bay Area calligrapher and engraver. After 14 years in public education, Kestrel left the school world for a life of creating and teaching beautiful writing!

Francisco Montes

Francisco, other half of INKMETHIS, is the maker and fixer behind all things that work from handmade calligraphy pen holders to laser engraving to aaaaack the internet crashed!

Schin Loong

Schin Loong is a professional artist, calligrapher and author of Calligraphic Drawing, A How-to Guide and Gallery Exploring the Art of the Flourish. Schin creates masterful art of many forms in her studio, Open Ink Stand. Schin lives in Las Vegas with her dog, Wuffles, and is scheduled to teach at IAMPETH 2022.

Suzanne Cunningham

Suzanne Cunningham needs no introduction to many of us in the calligraphy community! With 27 years of experience, her skill and grace constantly wow us. Suzanne offers commissioned calligraphy services and frequently teaches for IAMPETH as well as local guilds and private lessons.

Angelique Phillips

Angelique Ink was created out of a love of creativity and the written word! Angi has lettered thousands of handwritten pieces for a range of clients all over the globe, from big brands to personal commissions, and has instructed over 2500 students in learning the art of modern calligraphy.

Sharisse DeLeon

Sharisse is the lovely mama to four kiddos behind Pieces Calligraphy. Sharisse started calligraphy to get lost in making beautiful words and leave behind the chaos of a busy momma life, even if just for a few moments. She has spread that same joy to hundreds of students over the years!