London based hand lettering artist, Alison Carmichael studied Graphic Design at Ravensbourne college of design and has been working commercially for about 15 years winning many industry accolades.

Alison mainly works with advertising agencies and design groups
but has also been called on to do exhibition signage, window displays, pop promos, embroidered lettering, body painting, writing with ketchup, shampoo, treacle, loose tea leaves and even full scale crop circles.
She is known for her huge range of diversity and versatility
in lettering styles. 

In addition to her commercial work, Alison produces her own line
of hand lettered products which can be purchased from her
online shop

Clients include Anchor, Renault, Stella Artois, Kelloggs, Lynx, the BBC, LandRover, Virgin, The Times, The Guardian, National Lottery, Hellmans, Twinings, Cadburys, Orange, Specsavers, Ginger Pig, Divine Chocolate, Sainsburys, Tesco, Nescafe.

Website Tailored by Ordinary London.


  • 2011 Creative Circle — Typography – Silver (Anchor)
  • 2010 Creative Circle — Best Trade Ad — Commendation (Clean Me)
  • 2008 D&AD — In Book — (Plastic Ain’t My Bag)
  • 2008 Creative Circle Typography — Silver (Michelle is a Slag)
  • 2008 Creative Review Annual — Silver (Michelle is a Slag)
  • 2007 Creative Circle — Best Poster — Gold (Virgin Atlantic)
  • 2006 Campaign Poster Awards — Best Typography (Virgin Atlantic)
  • 2006 Type Directors Club — In Book (C*nt Direct Mail)
  • 2006 Design Week Awards — Winner Best Direct Mail (C*nt Direct Mail)
  • 2006 Creative Circle — Typography — Silver (C*nt Direct Mail)
  • 2005 D&AD Self Promotional Items — In Book (C*nt Direct Mail)
  • 2005 D&AD Writing For Design — In Book (C*nt Direct Mail)
  • 2005 Coupe Magazine Design Awards — Best in Show (C*nt Direct Mail)


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