San Francisco Bay Area, Napa Valley, CA
Kestrel Montes is a professional calligrapher and engraver transforming words into lasting treasures. Hand calligraphy is romantic and elegant, setting a tone of anticipation and excitement in your guests. Kestrel specializes in traditional pointed pen calligraphy in styles ranging from formal to modern to suit the mood of your event. It all starts with ink on paper but the sky is the limit: agate place cards, engraved acrylic invitations, hand engraved wine bottle keepsake, hand embossed message on the sole of the bride and groom's shoes, personalized perfume bottle for the bridesmaids, custom return stamp... The options are truly endless! Kestrel is a published author of a best selling calligraphy book, teaches calligraphy workshops, and is a member of multiple calligraphy guilds including the International Association of Master Penmen, Engrossers, and Teachers of Handwriting (IAMPETH). Based out of the beautiful Sonoma Wine Country, Kestrel works with clients around the world.