Calligraphy (from Greek κάλλος and γραφή kalli / graphi, beautiful writing) has been a part of who I am ever since I can recall. I started helping my late father (Aved was his nickname…and thus AvedArt) when I was about 7 or 8 years old. My father owned a small business engraving glass with calligraphy for wall art. Throughout his life, he instilled in me via calligraphy; patience, perseverance, attention to details, etc. I later realized that these qualities are not restricted to successful calligraphy, but valuable lessons for life. This Etsy store is an “hommage” to him and my very humble way of promoting beauty through letters.
I have experimented with several mediums (glass, wood, and papyrus) in the past and for the last 10 years have been enjoying oil paint on stretched canvas. The sharpness of the lines and the durability of the finished product are the main attractions. Every model is handmade from beginning to end. It is a…
- Joined December 24, 2011