Nerissa Bona Israel is the calligrapher and engraver behind Nerissa B. Modern Calligraphy, based in Chicago and founded in 2017. In addition to her wedding work, she has provided calligraphy and engraving services for a number of non-profits and corporations, including Lyric Opera of Chicago, Paper Source, GREY GOOSE, Pernod Ricard, and PaperSpecs.
Her services include:
Wedding and event calligraphy: envelopes, day-of pieces, vows, signage, spot calligraphy, other custom requests;
Leather embossing/foil lettering;
Brand activations/on-site lettering with engraving, calligraphy, and embossing.