It's important to try new things, right? So they say anyway. Well, it turns out there's good reason that they do. Way back in November I had an idea to sketch a typograph for my friend's 21st birthday. It would be composed solely of J. R. R. Tolkien quotes which suited the recipient to a 'T' … Continue reading Typography 2017
Happy International Women's Day! Girl power and all that. To my mum - Myra - my sisters, my aunt, my step mother, my gran and my grandma, and all of my unfairly beautiful and intelligent friends; you're pretty damn great and I'm very lucky to have you.
Welcome to yet another Stationery Sunday! Calligraphy is the art of decorative hand lettering. It's a skill many of us don't possess naturally, myself included, but those who can master it can potentially make a lot of money doing everything from writing peoples' wedding invitations to making personalised gift tags and quotes to be displayed … Continue reading STATIONERY SUNDAY: from Calligraphy novice to pro
Typography; is the art and technique of arranging type to make written language legible, readable, and appealing when displayed. The arrangement of type involves selecting typefaces, point size, line length, line-spacing, letter-spacing, and adjusting the space within letters pairs. ~ Bing Typography is just wonderful. From the wet spiralled ink - carefully, delicately, specifically ringed … Continue reading Let’s talk about TYPOGRAPHY