Friday, October 1, 2010

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The codex is a simple Japanese four hole limp bind. The toggle is an oboe reed, nibbed to a square cut edge, dipped in ink and ready for writing! There are always a few spare oboe reeds around here to play around with.

7 comments:

Elaine said...

Beautifully presented, as always!

Anonymous said...

I Love your book and lettering. Sue

Gemma Black, Calligrapher said...

Thank you both! I am excited by the prospect of ALaW touring in 2012 thanks to Fiona. It will be here before we know it ... can you believe it! x gb

chuckie said...

Just beautiful!! Very classy!!

Gemma Black, Calligrapher said...

Thank you C. x gb

Callie said...

C'est un bel album, très élégant.
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It is a beautiful album, very elegant.

Fiona Dempster said...

So glad you found it! It works beautifully together.