paper layout beneath painted words
Lots of calligraphic activity developing here in my studio.
In under 24 hours I received a TREASURE MAP and lettered this imaginative invitation on the back. What a memorable way to ANCHOR a PIRATE … Continue readingDancing Pirates
What a delight to write in the centuries old Copperplate hand! It speaks such elegance and beauty, don’t you think? It is my favorite … Continue readingInvitation to the Governor in Copperplate
Julian Waters returned to Saint Louis to teach our guild a workshop in Blackletter.
Today a woman brought me a small certificate that had been presented without the name and date being filled in. She had purchased a lovely … Continue readingFinding a Calligrapher – not the easiest task
Saint Louis Calligraphy Guild members welcomed logo and font designer Julian Waters for a weekend of italic exploration. A Friday night lecture introduced us to … Continue readingJulian Waters October Workshop for the Saint Louis Calligraphy Guild