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Writing Italics with a Quill

Lettering Calligraphy Class Titel

This summer I have visited a calligraphy class in the cloister of St. Antoine l’Abbaye, France. It was a full week just about humanist italic scripts, the teachers were Keith and Amanda Adams. It was so much fun and I learned a lot about writing italics, but also about the history and theory of that style.
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joyful mind

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Birthday card for a friend. The text is a quote from the book Start Where You Are from Pema Chödrön.
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Birthday cake decoration

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This is a birthday cake I made for a friend. I used the font Astloch from Dan Rhatigan, it is slightly modified to be able to cut a stencil.
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Tshirt with illustrated S

Papercuts

Wie schnell der Verstand sich verwirrt

Wie schnell der Verstand sich verwirrt

Lettering practice
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Edelabsteige

Edelabsteige

Wall decoration, cut from styrofoam
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Glückwunschkartenset

Gift card set

I created a handmade gift card set for my moms birthday.
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Geschwätz & Gezwitscher

Geschwätz & Gezwitscher

Happy new year!
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Schreibwerkstatt

Lettering Lab is short for Lettering Laboratory which basically means me studying lettering and exploring the possibilities of writing by hand and with different tools. Those exercises train the eye and serve well for getting a fine grasp of the characteristics of each line stroke.
Lettering Lab started it in 2010.
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