Lettering by Sabrina Wong » Hand lettering, Calligraphy and Brush lettering

Emily asked me to help her produce some artwork based on her vows as a one year anniversary present for her husband. I used black watercolour and a small brush to letter part of their vows onto some A3 cardstock.
Wedding vows | Sabatomic perth brush lettering

Here’s a close up – I’ve covered the work in plastic for the photograph because I was shooting this outside and didn’t want it to get dirty!

Wedding vows | Sabatomic perth brush lettering

I really enjoy the variation in opacity that watercolour provides and I look forward to doing more brush lettering!

– Sabrina

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Just sent 70 placecards, 7 table numbers and 5 cake labels off to a client, it’s a nice feeling to send off the completed set altogether! The card for this project was from Collins Craft in Balcatta, chosen by Tara to match her slate-grey invitations. The card had a metallic-glittery sheen to it and I was asked to add gold calligraphy on top.

Here’s a selection of the placecards:

Placecards - Gold calligraphy on metallic grey paper

Here are some of the table numbers:

Table Numbers - Gold calligraphy on metallic grey paper

Next up are little cake labels. These were fun to write; sounds like there will be delicious variety of flavours at the wedding!

Cake Labels - Gold calligraphy on metallic grey paper

I’ll finish with a little shot of some of my materials below; you can tell which colour was used for this project ;)

Gold Calligraphy materials - Sabatomic

Tara sent me an email; “Just a quick note to say that I love the cards!! They are all perfect! Thanks so much.”

I’m working on some sample marriage certificates to show you as well :)

– Sabrina

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I was so lucky to be a part of Alex and Nicci’s amazing wedding, as featured on the Hello May blog. I did a calligraphy Marriage Certificate and painted their favourite quote onto a backdrop of fruit crates:


Photography by Still Love Photography
Styling: The Butcher, The Baker, The Stylist & Creator
Florist: Ivy Flowers

The full vendor list is on the Hello May blog, check the whole post out, because the wedding and photography is absolutely jaw dropping. I’m in love with it all: from the long tables and festoon lighting to the fruity summer popsicles!

– Sabrina

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I’m Sabrina, I live in Perth, Australia and this is my little calligraphy corner of the internet. I started calligraphy so that I would be able to do my own wedding stationery, but it has become a passion that I really enjoy. I’ll be adding samples of my work to this blog as I go – a few samples of my work are featured below.

I offer commissioned calligraphy work for things like marriage certificates and place cards for weddings.

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Thanks for visiting, email me at hello@sabatomic.com if you’d like to discuss a commission!

– Sabrina

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