Laura Hooper’s passion for calligraphy began at the age of 12, and she has been in love with the art of lettering ever since. After graduating from California State University, Northridge with a degree in Business and an emphasis on Management, Laura opened her own artistic venture, Laura Hooper Calligraphy.
For over 12 years, Laura has worked with countless brides and grooms to create the most elegant calligraphy for their invitations and wedding stationery. She also designs custom hand drawn maps, unique place cards and other chic items for the most discerning of couples. Laura has worked with several high profile celebrities and companies for their personal and corporate events, and has been published in numerous magazines, including The Knot, Inside Weddings, Martha Stewart Weddings and Town & Country Weddings, among others.
Most recently, Laura has launched an online shop of party goods featuring her hand lettering and also sells a starter calligraphy kit to help teach others the beautifully art. Additionally, she teaches calligraphy workshops around the US and Canada.
With Laura Hooper Calligraphy based out of both Los Angeles and the DC area, Laura currently resides in Alexandria, Virginia with her husband, Jeremy, and their dogs, Kepler and Tycho.