Scribe and Heraldic Artist
Paul Antonio, 45, was born in Trinidad and fascinated by letters even as a child. He came to Britain in 1998, studied Paul trained as a Scribe and Heraldic Artist and went on to study Archaeological Illustration with a specialism in Ancient Writing Systems. Now, from a studio in Brixton, he works for private and business clients from The Crown Office and the Royal Geographical Society to fashion houses. Paul tours the world teaching and lecturing. His illustrative works on Egyptian Hieroglyphs are housed in the archives of Metropolitan Museum, NYC. Paul is the author of ‘Copperplate Script – A Yin&Yang Approach’.
photographed by Melvyn Vincent