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Virtual Painting Studies

I worked up a couple more versal designs on my tablet. I think these will at least give me a starting place for the week’s projects. 37 more words


DIY: Framed!

After a couple trips to our nearby Goodwill’s, I finally scored the perfect and inexpensive frame for the letter artwork in Landon’s room.

If you remember, it looked like this: 120 more words


Digital Versals

If Poggio or Alcuin or Eadfrith were time travelers, would they be sitting around in 2014 cutting quills and preparing calfskin vellum? Sometimes I wonder. This all started this morning when Jean Wilson posted a quirky wrought-iron alphabet on… 46 more words


More Pepper Sketches

I don’t know what to say about this subject matter, except that I am still not tired of drawing peppers. I started drawing in earnest about a year ago, mainly because working in pencil is so much easier on my arm than certain tools of the calligraphic trade. 50 more words


Lapis Pages

Color study, and visual poems inspired by a piece of lapis lazuli I received as a birthday gift.


Amazing Typography Portraits

Words and letters can communicate in more creative ways. These portraits are amazing and I wanted to share them with you. I had to add the french fries because they are my favorite food! 34 more words

Design Talk

Pepper Sketch

In spite of being allergic to bell pepper, I bought one yesterday. It was so beautiful, and all I could think about was drawing it.