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mdr Kultur – Interview zum Thema Handschrift im Wandel der Zeiten

mdr Interview

Im August wurde ich vom Radiosender MDR Kultur interviewt.
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Copperplate Workshop

Copperplate

In July, I took a two day workshop in Potsdam to study Copperplate writing.
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Kleine Getränke

Kleine Getraenke

Small sign for a liquor store in Leipzig.
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Dr. Hops Chalkboard

Hops Tafelbeschriftung Bier

For a bar in Leipzig, I had the chance to create a large scale chalkboard piece – fun work!
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Letter of inquiry

Terminanfrage Fueller

For an extraordinary letter of inquiry, I wanted to test the limits of a fountain pen. With a composition of four different motives on one sheet, I even went beyond: for the smallest letters, I rotated the nib upside down to get super thin lines.
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1. Lange Nacht des Schreibens

NachtDesSchreibens Titelbild

Am 22. Juni 2017 fand in Leipzig die 1. Lange Nacht des Schreibens statt, zeitgleich mit dem Tag der Handschrift.
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How to

Sign washing machine

Today I had some fun, playing around with a sign for our washing machine.
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Dear Handwriting,

dear handwriting,

A friend of mine started to collect handwritten postcards.
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Roßberg continued

Rossberg continued

I have already talked about my current project, which is studying C. G. Roßberg with his amazing work called Systematische Anweisung zum Schön- und Geschwindschreiben, published in 1793.
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Merry Christmas 2016

Weihnachtskarte 2016 Ausschnitt

Mit diesen handgeschriebenen Weihnachtskarten wünsche ich euch schöne Festtage und ein gesegnetes Weihnachtsfest.
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