How sweet the moonlight • Shakespeare. Coloured inks and masking fluid.
Ikkyu quote. Ink on watercolour. Also available as a print.
If • Rudyard Kipling
Invictus • William Ernest Henley
Ryokan quote. Gouache on watercolour
Ryokan quote. Gouache
Let the waters settle • Rumi. Ink on pastel
If the eye of the heart is open • Rumi. Ink on watercolour
Christening prayer. Chinese ink on vellum with 24ct shell gold
What is this life if full of care • W H Davies. Gouache on Ingres paper
All work on this page by PATRICIA GIDNEY. Click on images for enlarged version
This page shows a selection of both commissioned and my own work with a variety of calligraphic hands. We are happy to help with choice of colours, papers etc and we normally include in our quote a rough layout for your approval before going ahead.