Calligraphy & Lettering

Masgrimes is a traditional calligraphy and lettering art studio based in Portland, Oregon. Our mission is to produce penwork of the highest quality and champion the archival preservation of artistic penmanship in the United States.

Masgrimes Studio

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David Grimes Portland Lettering and Calligraphy

High standards distinguish our work. We offer services for graduation diplomas, marriage certificates, memorial albums, brand marks, logotypes etc.. We also accept a small amount of fine-art commission work throughout the year.

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Dreaming In Script - Engrosser's Script Lessons by Masgrimes

Learn Script Online

In 2019, we concluded the largest course in Engrosser’s Script that has ever been produced. Now we are focusing our efforts on revising class materials, streamlining processes, and expanding our class offerings.

2020 will be an exciting year. We will be revealing class listings for a comprehensive program in American Penmanship that covers a variety of scripts, styles, and methods from numerous teachers, all offered online.

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