Eliza Gwendalyn is a full service design studio specializing in modern calligraphy, fashion illustration, graphic and branding design. Based out of New York. Eliza combines a lifelong passion for type, beautiful hand-lettering, watercolor, illustration & graphic 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, fashion and custom graphics.

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: Burberry, ST JOHN’S Knits, BHLDN, GOOP+Valentino MRKET, American Express Platinum, J.Jill, Giorgio Armani, Crate+Barrel, Panera Bread, Pottery Barn, Oprah’s O Magazine Circle of Friends, Facebook, Bloomberg, Birchbox, Boots USA No. 7, BeInspired PR, WeddingWire, Kleinfeld’s Paper, Paper Source, 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 of working on collaborations with Style Me Pretty + Birchbox, 100LayerCakes + Crate&Barrel, and Tidewater&Tulle + Pottery Barn.

“I aspire to preserve the magical art and craftsmanship of calligraphy in a world where uniform type and impersonal emails are quickly replacing handwritten notes…”


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