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Archive for ‘May, 2013’

A little excerpt from my note book. This was written with a customized Namiki Falcon fountain pen.

A simple envelope and message project for a happy new couple. I’m really digging this navy blue and gold combo, this commissioner is very tasteful.

I can’t say enough good things about the piece that Schin produced for me. Everyone that sees it has nothing but compliments about how excellent a…

This is for Chris’s wedding vows which he wanted to surprise his wife on their anniversary. We worked together to find the right shade of purple…

A quick practice on Copperplate. I do not possess the discipline needed for such a precise script but it is fun to practice.

This is a beautiful name card written by John S. Griffith, around 1920. when Griffith was a contributor to the Business Educator. He may have submitted…

I needed an RSVP to a Jeffersonian picnic that need to be reflect the year 1797…and I needed it yesterday. Schin not only met the impossible…

I found this really cute pointing finger pen in a stationery shop and just had to take one home. It’s really just a novelty and doesn’t…