I have inked in my ‘J’ and thickened up my hairlines. Then I scanned it in to my computer. The next step will be to vectorize it in Adobe Illustrator, but you’ll have to wait on another post to see that.
Your invitation is the very first indication of the kind of event you are having….be it formal, casual , whimsical, girly, masculine, modern or traditional the invitation will set the tone. “First Impressions” will explore invitation in the light of “original lettering”. Some ideas to stir your creativity! This first sample is Marlean’s version of Rook Script–Formal and very elegant.
I have made a decision to stick with WordPress not only for my blog, but also for my website. I am going with a sleek minimalistic look so that the hand lettering and design always take center stage. Meanwhile as we put the site together, dont forget to follow ATLcalligrapher on twitter and “like” Calligraphy by Marlean on Facebook!