I can't wait to design breathtaking details your guests will remember forever! I use calligraphy to create treasured keepsakes for your beautiful life moments. 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.
3 Reviews for Kestrel Montes

Kestrel created stunning invitations that our guests are still commenting on months later! She helped us hone our rough design idea, explained different production options at different budgets, kept us informed along the way, and delivered a beautiful product! I would recommend working with her 100%.

Sep 16, 2019

Kestrel’s work is sublime! She pays incredible attention to detail and is a master at creating some of the most beautiful scripts I’ve seen! She goes the extra mile with all her clients and caters to how they envision their event to be. And, it also helps that she has a great personality and worth ethic to match her work.

Sep 15, 2019

As a letterpress printer, I have collaborated with Kestrel on many projects; her calligraphy is flawless and her professionalism is unmatched. Whether you're a bride needing calligraphy, a calligrapher needing supplies, a student wanting to learn pointed pen, or anyone who needs a custom stamp, inkmethis is your go to!

Sep 13, 2019