Being still in balance

“This is a special balancing trick that requires a small child to stay completely still (so it’s still only theoretical).” – Storypeople

Duh. Of course. There is such a relationship between being in balance and being still.

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Tools:

1) Staedtler Lumocolor S black (for box)

2) UNI Pin Fine Line 0.5 black (for yoke)

3) Uni-ball Signo DX 0.28 black (for yoke – fine details; rope; picture within block letters; signoff)

4) ZIG Calligraphic Pen 2.0 black (for verse text)

5) M-G Gel 1.0 black (for outline of block letters)

6) Pilot G-2 07 black (for verse reference)

7) Popular house brand 2B pencil

8) Red sketchbook paper, A’Zone

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Like:

  • Look and feel of the calligraphic pen
  • Idea of embedding a picture within the block letters i.e. using block letters as ‘windows’ through which to view a landscape/story

Do different:

  • Use a thicker nib for the signoff
  • Work on ‘ribbon’ typography – twists and turns of the letters to remain connected

 

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About lilac butterfly

Live. Love. Learn. Laugh. Write. Draw. Colour. Blend. Play. Dream. Cry. Reflect. Pray. Sing. Worship. Bake. Cook. Rest. Give thanks.

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