Amity Parks is an artist and calligrapher living in Missoula, Montana. For many years she has been studying calligraphy in weeklong and private tuition classes with internationally renowned instructors. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Tulsa, and a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Montana. Her work has been featured in national and regional exhibits and publications. She travels within the US and internationally to teach workshops, including serving on the faculty of multiple International Lettering Arts Conferences, the SSIW Conference in Melbourne, Australia, the Midwest Art and Lettering Retreat and the Letters California Style Conference. Amity spends many hours in her studio on her personal and creative work, finding a balance between her teaching commitments, her business and her own busy family life. More information about Amity and her artwork can be found on Facebook and at her website, www.amityparks.com.