Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Robert Burn's Day


January 25 is the birthday of the Scottish poet Robert Burns. To celebrate the day, I wrote out one of his poems. Although I now do most of my writing on the computer, it is still satisfying to put pen (or marker) to paper.

When I did calligraphy, making leaf borders was something I enjoyed. I first learned how in Writing & Illuminating & Writing by Edward Johnston. Here are some modified directions:

1 comment:

joycorcoranstudio.com said...

I love your blog. I've been reading it for about 2 months now and I always get inspired by your work. I keep up through facebook, so thanks for making it easy and accessible!

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