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Astrological notes and tables in Zacuto's Almanach perpetuum and Stöffler's Almanach nova [manuscript]. 1504.

I will be honest with you: I don’t know much about this book besides the fact that it is based on astrology (check out the familiar astrological symbols in red along the square border), the fact that it’s written in Latin, and the observation that that is a very badass ‘P’ to start out a sentence with. 57 more words

Bibliophile

It's Not Always Black and White

I wrote this piece with a squeeze bottle tip dispenser. White acrylic ink on black paper. I then squirted ink out the end of a paper straw with one full breath. 460 more words

A Year Of Inspiration

Let's Ramble About . . . ART

Goodness, it’s been a month since I’ve visited The Fenrick Theater. Life has gotten a little busy since then, and I’ve been trying to finish some projects that don’t include blogging (one of which is reading the book… 556 more words

Art

Marrow Pasties, Sheep's Tongues, and Orange Pudding

An almost universal rule back in the 1600s was that your cookbook would double as a medicinal/herb book. You had all your common recipes for cakes and meats and soups… but you also had, sometimes on the very next line, advice on how to debride a sore, cure hysteria, get rid of boils, and all the other things that you do on the daily. 364 more words

Bibliophile

Logo Design: Lindsey's Calligraphy

If you’ve been following me here or on social media, you are already familiar with Lindsey’s Calligraphy. I partnered with Lindsey to create these… 103 more words

Graphic Design