Holly Monroe, a third generation calligrapher, grew up with an appreciation
for beautiful letters and fine art. Since her graduation from Miami of Ohio,
she has studied with a number of the world's finest calligraphy instructors.
In 1980, she opened her own studio under the family name, Heirloom Artists.
Holly's motivation is to "feed the soul by making meaningful words
beautiful." She captures Biblical and inspirational texts with flourishes,
florals, illustrations and colorful hand lettering.
Private commissions and design for the gift industry comprise much of Holly's
work, but her creative lettering and design is found in church, corporate
several presidential collections as well. She teaches a variety of workshop
and conference topics.
(Inspiration and Creativity)
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