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52 Lists // Week Thirteen // Calligraphy

April 3rd, 2013

52 Lists // Week 13 // Calligraphy

New List from Moorea Seal‘s 52 Lists. This time I seperated the elements through little circles of black ink which I added little dots of white ink to. I also added stylised flowers to the header. I’m quite pleased with the result. Simple, yet effective :)

This week’s list was things you want to make… I’m very behind on the creating front recently, as stated on this blog previously, I’m struggling with my own creative work at the moment. At least I’ve been able to have some creative fun on client work as a graphics and webdesigner :) Not sure how the freelance path is going to work out, but I’m enjoying it very much so far, even though the uncertainty gets overwhelming occasionally.

52 Lists // Week 13 // Calligraphy

Week 13 // List the things you want to make

a successful business // my own notebooks // bread // a book of illustrations // dreams come true // art // websites // found art // a creativity blog // a home // a story // art on plates // delicious meals // figures // interesting photos // joy // a one little word album // a fulfilled life // stamps // full sketchbooks // collage // my handwriting font // time for friends // letters // beautiful calligraphy // a graphic novel // memories // my own way through life

52 Lists // Week 13 // Calligraphy52 Lists is a project by Moorea Seal. I have been using it since the beginning to practice my calligraphy skills. Here you can find all the lists I’ve done so far. If you’re interested in calligraphy inspiration, visit my Pinterest Calligraphy board.

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  • http://singing-blue.blogspot.ca Tatiana

    I love your calligraphy! I have no patience to make my writing look skilled and am thus always jealous of those who do :P all of these sound like lovely things to make and I wish you much success :)

    • ffion

      Hi Tatiana, thank you for your lovely comment :) I had a great calligraphy course at university for half a year and recently started a local half-year adult evening class. Then I discovered Moorea’s lists and found them a wonderful way to practice my writing without being too uptight and perfectionistic about it. I think it’s important to keep the practice fun and a little playful, normally I find practicing the individual letters and words can get a little boring and I get too hung up on little mistakes which are barely noticeable when you do something like this :) I also enjoy writing letters to friends and am thinking about including a calligraphic quote or writing parts of the letter with calligraphy, so I actually keep using the skills.

      Thank you so much!

  • http://Www.mylifesouthofthemasondixon.blogspot.com Laura

    Wow your calligraphy is beautiful! I am so jealous of your artistic skill! I thought it was from a computer it looks so perfect.

    • ffion

      Aw, thank you so very much Laura :D No, it was all written by hand, and it’s so much fun :) Calligraphy is a wonderful hobby, I’m so glad I started taking courses again and found these lists to practice on!

      Don’t be jealous, your lists are cute and creative too :D

      Thank you for your wonderful comment!

      • http://www.mylifesouthofthemasondixon.blogspot.com Laura

        Well thank you! I appreciate it. I started out making them more designed and creative. Now I just manage to get them done by Thursday and posted!

  • http://www.comesitbymyfire.blogspot.com Relyn

    I enjoyed the content of your list – especially memories. I loved your calligraphy even more. WOW!

    • ffion

      I’m glad you did, thank you so very much!