Peter ThorntonUnited States
Peter Thornton has been a full time professional and enthusiastic calligrapher for over 45 years, working in a studio producing Books of Remembrances, and Civic and Royal Certificates etc. He has taught widely throughout the UK and Europe as well as Japan, Hong Kong, South Africa and travelled to the U.S., 3 and 4 times every year for 28 consecutive years. He has taught at over 25 International Conventions in the US., Canada and Europe. In 2006 he moved permanently to Tennessee to marry Sherri where they now live and still teach weekend and longer workshops throughout the US and Canada as well as the private classes on Traditional Gilding, Letterforms and Layout and Design etc. in their own home at a more focused and student-specific level.