famous historical quotes and modern calligraphy design
Do It Now!

Expressive

expressive

Some of our prints contain photos and graphics as well as expressive lettering. Perfect for an office space!

Some of our prints include illustration and other graphic images or expressive lettering treatments, to add a point of interest to an office, classroom, or home.

Do It Now!

Do It Now!

Do It Now! - This familiar theme is a reminder to honor your needs and desires and act on them before it's too late! Motivational quote on some of the reasons for procrastination, illustrated with ink spatters, energetic brush calligraphy and informal broad pen calligraphy.

11.5 x 15"

Offset printed on Classic Crest Natural White 80# Cover in bright red and black plus grey tints.

Attitude

Attitude

Comments by Charles Swindoll provide cause for reflection on why we do what we do, creating our own destiny by our own choices in how we react to our daily circumstances. Designed and written out by Ann Miller.

11" x 14" - Offset printed on coated cover stock in blue, warm yellow, and black inks.

002-ATT

15.00

Gene Tunney on Courage

Gene Tunney on Courage

Gene Tunney on Courage

The world famous boxer discusses his feelings on courage over fear against the background of his historic fight against Jack Dempsey in 1926. Designed and written out by Ann Miller.

11.5 x 15" - Offset printed on textured Quest 80# cover stock in earthy red and black inks with half tone greys over a background image of the vintage newspaper covering the historical event.

018-COU

15.00

Apollo 11

Apollo 11

You Can If You Think You Can - A few verses by Walter Wintle on what it takes to be successful in reaching toward a goal, illustrated by the landing of the lunar module Eagle in 1969 by Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins. Calligraphy and design by Ann Miller.

11 x 14" - Digitally printed full color on coated stock.

032-APO

15.00

World Trade Center 9/11/2001

World Trade Center 9/11/2001

Tough Times - In honor of the first responders, the emergency crews and workers who came in the aftermath of the September 11 Twin Towers disaster. Since this print was designed during the weeks that followed the 2001 disaster, it is illustrated with a background photograph showing the devastation, the remains of the buildings, and the courageous reconstruction workers on the site of New York's World Trade Center at ground zero. Calligraphy design by Ann Miller.

11 x 14" - Offset printed in blue and black on Classic Crest Solar White 80# Cover stock.

015-TOU

15.00

Salutation to the Dawn

Salutation to the Dawn

“Look To This Day” is the famous Salutation to the Dawn by Kalidasa (4th-5th c. CE), the greatest of the Sanskrit dramatists, and the first great name in Sanskrit literature after Ashvaghoshha. Calligraphy by Ann Miller.

8.5" x 14" - Offset printed in full color on heavy Uncoated Cover stock.

007-LOO

15.00

Love Never Faileth

Love Never Faileth

Love - This is the well-known quote on love from Paul's First Letter to the Corinthians from the Bible’s New Testament. Calligraphy design by Ann Miller.

11.5x 15" - Offset printed on Environment Mesa White 80# cover stock in deep red, warm grey and black inks with tints.

014-LOV

15.00

No Regrets - Barbara Bush Speech

No Regrets - Barbara Bush Speech

No Regrets - A memorable excerpt from Barbara Bush's famous and warmly-received commencement address at Wellesley College given in June 1990 when she was First Lady during the presidency of her husband, George Herbert Walker Bush, 41st president of the United States. Illustrated with a large initial letter. Calligraphy by Ann Miller.

9.5" x 12" - Offset printed on Classic Crest White Laid 80# Cover in red and blue inks.

009-BUS

15.00

Motherhood

Motherhood

Mom: A Mother’s Day print, with wisdom and insight into motherhood from 14 great writers:

Erich Fromm, Victor Hugo, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jodi Picoult, Revathi Sankaran, R. J. Palacio, Karl Lagerfeld, Mitch Albom, Agathie Christie, Eve Merriam, Adriana Trigiani, Washington Irving, Glenn Beck and Amit Ray.

11 x 14" - Offset printed on Classic Crest 80# White Cover in deep pink, gray and black inks

031-MOT

15.00

Risk

Risk

Risk - A witty compilation of thoughts on freedom, self-realization and the daily need for risk, illustrated with calligraphy by Ann Miller.

9 x 12" - Offset printed on Classic Laid Solar White 80# Cover in deep violet and black inks.

013-RIS

15.00

Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa - Her advice on living, Illustrated with a photo of Mother Teresa kneeling in prayer and an excerpt of her life story.

11 x 14" - Offset printed in blue and black on heavy white Coated Cover stock.

016-MTE

15.00

Persistence

Persistence

This famous quotation on persistence comes from Calvin Coolidge, and is illustrated with a composited image of the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in Rome by Michelangelo. Historical information is written out in calligraphy in an architectural window detail from Michelangelo’s design for the Farnese Palace at lower left. Sculpted tiles by Antonio del Pontasieve, 1513, were designed after drawings by Michelangelo and form the decorative square designs at the corners of the print. Calligraphy and design by Ann Miller.

18 x 24" - Offset printed in full four-color process on 100# gloss text stock.

035-PER

$20