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Iesu Christi, A Zendoodled Cross

I’ve been creating pieces for the etsy shop and working on my coloring book (still have NO idea how I’m going to publish it). It’s going well, I’ve had the occasional inspiration, but I was feeling bleh about the whole thing. 284 more words

Art

4th Century: Official Script of the Christian Church

Books, Miniatures, Writing and Supports
(Timeline Project)

4th century – Latin is the official language of the Christian church in Rome. Uncial is the official script (though it had no official name until the 18th c.). 68 more words

Bookbinding Timeline

On the Nature of Things

While reading Stephen Greenblatt’s The Swerve, I became interested in Lucretius, the Roman philosopher and poet who authored De Rerum Natura (On the Nature of Things). 50 more words

Calligraphy

Spring has finally arrived

I did this for our Reddit Spring/Easter contest. As of this writing, the contest is still undecided, so I guess I can cross my fingers. There’s some good competition, though… 206 more words

Quotations

Common Strokes in Your Script

I added a new category for people to be able to find this series more easily.  Click on Categories and then select “Taking the Next Step – Calligraphy” to find posts for this series and previous posts that are designed to help calligraphers take that next step. 571 more words

Ian The Green