I usually write then give away my calligraphy before I get a chance to scan or photograph it, so this website is definitely a grand effort! Check out Divina Lettera, an unorganized archive of my lettering & type work & projects. Above: Logo sketch made with chalk.
Results for the ‘Inspiration’ Category
Some words to keep us going. Thank you for the motivation and inspiration Gracie!
It exists. My dream library from Beauty and the Beast and all its Baroque goodness can be found at the Admont Abbey monastery library in Austria. New travel destination added! Read more about this magical place at Wikipedia.
Currently in Florida, still on a happy high from Amanda’s & Adam’s wedding. I actually snapped this photo during the start of the reception over at the gorgeous Bella Collina in Monteverde, FL. Then inspired by Julian Bialowas, via today’s Revolution.Is, I combined the photo with one of my favorite quotes by Picasso that my friend Jerlyn shared with me earlier this month. It translates to ”Leave for the morning only what you are willing to leave undone if you died.” Hope you find it inspiring & motivating! The full 1280×960 pixel image is also available.
Caribbean towns are know for their colorful facades and Dominica is no exception. Singularly, you may think these color composites were chosen by a blind man, but collectively, they help bring life to the streets. Here’s a collection of some of my favorite color combinations from the capital of Dominica, Roseau and around.
The Colonial Zone (Zona Colonial) of Santo Domingo is full of history and the architecture shows it. There are churches with a mix of Baroque paintings, Gothic ceilings and Romanesque sculptures. Patterns are always a characteristics I look out for; they give history, ambiance, balance and are used for more practical purposes. Here are a few of my favorite from the area.