If you’ve planned a wedding, you know the importance of having a good calligrapher on hand. But who says you have to get married to have cause for a little extra flourish? I believe that there’s something worth celebrating every day, and custom calligraphy is the perfect way to make a day (any day!) feel […]


February 20, 2019

5 Reasons to Request Custom Calligraphy


April 30, 2018

Spring 2018 Collection | The Heart Behind the Hand Lettering


If I had to use a cliche to describe the manner in which I’ve released products up to this point in my business, I believe the best one would be “flying by the seat of my pants.” During the Jolie Joie days, there was really no rhyme or reason to items I put out into […]


Business Name: Typesetter Designs Small Biz Boss: Ali Pittman Year Established: 2016 Location: Austin, TX What do you produce/do?  Typesetter Designs is a hand lettering and graphic design business that create prints, notepads, logo designs, and other custom design work! What is your role with the business:  I do all the things! From creating every […]

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January 21, 2017

Small Biz Spotlight | Typesetter Designs

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January 14, 2017

Small Biz Spotlight | Gabriel’s Good Tidings


I work for a teeny tiny university press, and I run an even teenier tinier business. In both instances, we’re a small shop, and proud of it–small, but mighty. This is true for so. many. small businesses. As I’ve founded and grown Jolie Joie, I have come to realize what a tight knit community exists […]