A gift for a beloved teacher years ago. It uses Blackletter and my new favorite nib, one with two tips, creating parallel lines
A little practice with cursive and blackletter caps using my new handmade quills. It is my favorite Shakespeare sonnet, 116 (CXVI in Roman numerals).
A little Shakespeare for my practice with Gothic capitals
The most common euphemisms Homer uses when describing the death of a warrior in The Iliad, done in uncials; the dying Achilles in the corner is based on the illustrations of Willy Pogany for a children’s book on the Trojan War.
Today I am practicing Roman minuscules. I love these g’s.
A little doodle while out to lunch. Funny what one can do with crayons
One of my favorite doodles with my newest pen