Veteran television art director, typographer  and graphic artist Steve Bottorff and his wife Katy Kelly,  an award winning children's book author and illustrator started ByHand Invitations creating a friends daughters' bat mitzvah invites. Both graduates of the Virginia Commonwealth University art school have been a collaborative force in illustration and graphic design providing creative services for numerous  clients in Washington, DC since 1982.


We are proud and delighted to be included for our11th consecutive year in the best of Washingtonian's Bride and Groom wedding vendor list.


5721 Western Ave NW  Washington, DC 20015