Openinkstand Art & Calligraphy

Posts tagged ‘birds’

Happy New Year!

Resolutions for 2014: More illustration in calligraphy More engrossers script More certificates More confidence and less lackadaisical writing Clean up the worktable more often

This amazing drawing was found in one of the archival books at IAMPETH, and by golly it is amazing to soak in all the little detail…

An illustration inspired by the beautiful flourished birds. The ink is McCaffery’s black and red-violet, I mixed some of it to achieve the gradient.