Monthly Archives: November 2011

Milestone – 100 hand lettered book titles

mile·stone/ˈmīlˌstōn/noun: A stone set up beside a road to mark the distance in miles to a particular place. An action or event marking a significant change or stage in development. This autumn I reached a personal milestone – the completion of … Continue reading

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Jigs – helpful tools

On a recent dog walk I noticed a strip of paper with the words “Lettering and Centering Ruler” caught up on a tree branch.  It was a jig for centering headlines for a poster up to 30 inches wide. The … Continue reading

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