Laura Hooper Calligraphy Mentorship Program

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Enrollment for 2020 is now closed
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  • 1-2 years of calligraphy experience (this mentorship is business-focused; not technique based)
  • Experience completing calligraphy, lettering or custom stationery work for others (paid or unpaid)


  • 6 months of personal business coaching
  • Pre-scheduled access to Old Town Alexandria office space if you are local to the DMV area

    Topics to be covered can include:
  • Early business set-up & logistics
  • Website & social media audit
  • Pricing structures, contracts & analysis
  • Networking in the wedding & events industry
  • Custom stationery design & print process
  • Shipping your work
  • Customer service/working with clients
  • Portfolios & photo shoots
  • Diversify vs. streamlining
  • Delegating & outsourcing

The program will be tailored to your individual needs and where you are at with your work/business. Applicants can be pointed-pen calligraphers or letterers or custom stationery designers - focus is custom event work not wholesale/retail stationery.

In the meantime, if you'd like to discuss any personalized questions you have regarding calligraphy technique, calligraphy as a business, or social media for your business, you can now invest in à la carte private sessions with Laura & Alyssa.