Eliza Gwendalyn is a full service design studio specializing in modern calligraphy, graphic and branding design. Based out of New York. Eliza combines a lifelong passion for type, beautiful hand-lettering, watercolor, illustration & web design that she has developed throughout her life. She uses these skills to create unique embellished custom designs for weddings, events and corporate clients.
Since launching in 2011, this Savannah College of Art & Design alum has morphed her studio into a full service design house, working with the likes of celebrity clients and fortune 500 companies to the everyday bride. This expansion has allowed Eliza to take on more corporate jobs and licensing deals as well as hone in on her love for lettering while channelling her ingenuity into logos, invitations, styling and custom graphics.
In April 2014 Eliza made her stationery line debut with finestationery.com. Eliza also has her own greeting card line available at limited boutiques in the tri-state area as well as online inquiries. You can find more of Eliza’s work at Kleinfeld’s Paper in NYC, Figg Street Co., Lion in the sun; and all Paper Source stores on Long Island, NY. She has had the honor of working with numerous notable clients including: Kleinfeld’s Paper, Paper Source, Giorgio Armani, ST JOHN’S Knits, BHLDN, GOOP+Valentino MRKET, J.Jill, Oprah’s O Magazine Circle of Friends, Facebook, Bloomberg, Birchbox, Boots USA No. 7, Burberry, Crate+Barrel, Panera Bread, Pottery Barn, BeInspired PR, WeddingWire, Stationery Trends Magazine, Cotton On + TypoShop, Acura, and Ann Taylor. Eliza made her TV debut on Blood Sweat & Heels as calligrapher to Bravo Celebrity Demetria Lucas in 2015. In 2016 she made appearances on BET’s About The Business for R&B singer Neyo’s engagement party. Most recently she had the opportunity to provide her graphic and calligraphy skills to Olympic Gold medalist and Dancing with the stars finalist Shawn Johnson for her April 2016 nuptials to her NFL player hubby Andrew East.
She is an official vendor in industry publications including Style Me Pretty’s Little Black Book, Wedding Wire, Grey Likes Weddings, Aisle Society, Ruffled, Loverly, WeddingChicks, The Perfect Palette, 100LayerCake, the Knot, Inspired By This, Tidewater & Tulle, as well as Southern Weddings’ Blue Ribbon vendor. She has had the privilege on working on collaborations with Style Me Pretty + Birchbox, 100LayerCakes + Crate&Barrel, and Tidewater&Tulle + Pottery Barn.