Esther Inglis Kello - Calligrapher
Esther Inglis was born to a Huguenot family that had moved to Scotland to escape persecution. She learned calligraphy from her mother and served as an official scribe for her husband. She used her calligraphy skills to produce miniature books, some of which included a self-portrait.
Women Artists: Renaissance and Baroque Painters
On this site: an overview of women painters of the 16th-17th centuries, including a list of many of the female painters of the period.