Yesterday Prince William hosted an event at Buckingham Palace to mark 150 years of the FA. It included a football match on the lawns of the palace, and the awarding of medals to 150 grass roots heros of the game.
Why am I telling you this?
Because I got to write the names onto the 150 certificates which were handed out to accompany the medals - I'm a bit excited because I don't think I've done work for an event that's made the news before!!
Guess what colour today's piece on the drawing board is!!
It's actually a marriage proposal - I do feel lucky to get to play a tiny part in such a happy event. Of course the pressure to get it right is immense - but that's really no different to any other work.
So if you really like purple, and you think a proposal might be coming your way - then it might be for you!!!
(Assuming it all reaches a happy conclusion, I'll share a little bit
I'm Janet Smith, a calligrapher who loves to experiment with lettering and calligraphy.