Tag: walnut ink

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Calligraphy Practice Supplies

This article is geared toward the aspiring calligrapher, someone inspired by letters but unsure about where to begin. I will go over materials and information I suggest to those looking to begin with calligraphy.

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Death is Nothing at All

The poem is from the perspective of the deceased, a comforting reminder of all the ways they never truly leave us. I love gift commissions — I enjoy ferrying love and thoughtfulness from one person to another.

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Learning Spencerian, Continued

It’s kind of like trying to learn a new yoga pose for me. I hear directions and I try to follow them with one part of my body, but other parts of my body start to unexpectedly rebel. 

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College Graduation Invitations

I was honored to letter the invitations for this graduation celebration. The graduate, Chris, earned his Master’s of Science in Planning at the University of Arizona. Chris and his wife purchased invitations from the university, which came slotted with a small card for the graduate fill in their name and degree. The cards were promptly recycled and I set to task calligraphing the names. Chris saw a sample of mine … Read More College Graduation Invitations