Hilary Lewis’ first calligraphy class was with a friend who wanted to make her own wedding stationery, which sparked an interest in hand lettering and an introduction to some inspiring people and places.

The links here are the connections Hilary made during her training, often with those at the top of their professional field, people who have shared their skills generously.

Residential institutions and suppliers offering a wide range of arts and crafts courses and equipment are listed as, are public collections which continue to be important for calligraphy and lettering.