Guest Post: Jen O'Neal of Halo Calligraphy
Illuminated Monograms When I read the Monogram blog last Monday, I immediately emailed Kim and asked, “have you seen how beautiful these look illuminated?” She asked if I would share more about it with her readers to which I happily agreed. I recently launched a calligraphy business, Halo Calligraphy, after taking courses for about a year. The most recent class I completed was the Art of Illumination. I found it to be both fascinating and beautiful with such a long, interesting history. Halo…
Recently in my attempts to get myself to do art post-graduation I have been working on an Illuminted Letters Alphabet. Originally I was just going to make one 'A' but then I got caught up in it, so now I'm moving on to the whole alphabet. Each letter is inspired by an obscure or unusual word. A was before I really had any idea of a theme. I guess in retrospect A is for Aviary. I then experimented with some color, scanning in old test strips of watercolor samples. Still not quite sure if I…
British Library digitised image from page 617 of "Die Maitressenwirthschaft in Frankreich unter Ludwig XIV. & XV. Pracht-Ausgabe"
Image taken from: Title: "Die Maitressenwirthschaft in Frankreich unter Ludwig XIV. & XV. Pracht-Ausgabe" Author(s): Griesinger, Theodor [person] British Library shelfmark: "Digital Store 9225.k.23" Page: 617 (scanned page number - not necessarily the actual page number in the publication) Place of publication: Stuttgart Date of publication: 1874 Type of resource: Monograph Language(s): German Physical description: 2 Bände (8°) Explore this item in the British Library’s catalogue: 001512518…
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