Thanks (with some ink spots)

  There are days when nothing seems to go like it should. (Those days generally follow the nights where you didn’t get enough sleep.) And here is a case in point! I wanted to do a simple Thank You note for friends that invited us for a wonderful dinner and evening at their place. My […]

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A Fairy Tale for Baby “O”

A tale for Baby “O” This tale for Baby “O” was destined for my cousin’s baby shower. It was a bit of a “stab in the dark”, as I don’t see him often & I don’t know the baby’s Mom, so I just based myself on the info’s given to me by the baby’s grandmother. Working with […]

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Pocket Letters I & II

Making Pocket Letters are a great way to spend time in your craft room! These first two took me several hours to create – but I had a load of fun doing them! They are “baby cards” for 2 newborns that have arrived in the Roussel family. Admittedly, there is little calligraphy on them (just […]

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Bloomin’ Happy Retirement

A gift for Michèle, who is now enrolled in Retirement 101 Writing tool : Touch® marker and Pilot parallel pen (3.8 mm) Letter style : Freehand and Modern Gothic First of all, perhaps you’d like a translation of the text : Wishing you a flowery retirement doesn’t sound very pretty in English. Wishing you a Bloomin’ […]

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Using calligraphy for a tag
Tag and present for Miléna

Write a tag in calligraphy to embellish your gifts Letter style: Modern Gothic Writing tool: A Pilot Parallel Pen 2.4 mm was used with their standard red ink to write the name ‘Miléna’ on the tag Yes, you’re right, it’s awfully late for Christmas presents! I just happen to be one of those that is perennially […]

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