Here’s a detail from a recent private commission for a couple’s anniversary – their wedding vows, hand-written on a 20″ x 30″ sheet of aged paper.
I’ve had a recent commission to hand-write some cotton shopping bags for ace local greengrocer Clementine, I do like busting out the bright inks:
You’re looking great, did you have a good summer? Mine has been pretty busy, with some very ace projects that I will hopefully remember to post here in the next while, and I’m working on some big new portfolio pieces which will appear here as soon as they’re done. My other big plan for the next few months is getting back to my plan to make ‘calligraphising’ a legit verb for what I do with my days, because ‘I writ it up all nice and purdy’ is a bit of a mouthful. Meanwhile, here’s me busily calligraphising some ee cummings:
Catch you later!
I made this! No more coffee jars for pens, shoeboxes full of ink, or nappy boxes full of paper*
There’s space for paper, greetings cards, seven bottles of ink, a water jar, eight dip-pens and brushes, and a handful of pens, scalpels and stirrers.