Saturday, 5 August 2017

Chapter 1 – Stationery Ideas

Here are a few stationery items that I’ve seen that I rather like.  They show a range of items which have an area/shape that an embroidered panel may work on.

Picture 1: Writing Set (Source: http://www.lifeway.com/Product/floral-stationery-set-p005760151):

Picture 2:  Writing Set (Source: http://www.giftvalues.com/store/shopdetail.asp?product=m0695*Floral_Stationery_Desk_Set)

Floral Stationery Desk Set

Picture 3:  Stationery Box (Source: http://www.cre8direct.net/en/products_list.php?tid=63&zid=1)

Picture 4: Folder (Source: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Go-Stationery-Lever-Arch-Folder/dp/B00WE2A7QE)

Go Stationery A4 Lever Arch File Folder - Christine Floral

Picture 5: Document Wallet (Source: http://www.aliexpress.com/item/2016-New-Vintage-Small-Flower-Fabric-A4-Document-File-Folder-Floral-Document-Bag-Novelty-For-School/32755316516.html)

2017 New Vintage Small Flower Fabric A4 Document File Folder Floral Document Bag Novelty For School office Stationary HE119

Picture 6: Acordian File (Source: https://www.amazon.com/Punch-Studio-Peacock-Expandable-Accordion/dp/B004P03P8A?SubscriptionId=AKIAIDGULFCX2Q4ADRYQ)

Picture 7: Magazine Holder (Source: https://www.whsmith.co.uk/products/whsmith-enchanted-soft-pink-bird--floral-print-a4-board-magazine-file/38598753

WHSmith Enchanted Soft Pink Bird & Floral Print A4 Board Magazine File

Picture 8:  (Source:  http://www.cheapjoes.com/global-canvas-pencil-cases.html)

Global Canvas Pencil Cases (Pencils not included)

Picture 9: Writing Set (Source: https://www.fairhopenotes.com/products/wedgwood-english-rose-writing-set)

Picture 9: Notebook (Source: https://www.amazon.co.uk/d/a3o/P-Donovan-Notebook-leather-strap-closure-Brown/B01865SG8S/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1501955574&sr=8-2&keywords=notebook+handbound)

A.P. Donovan - Note book leather blank with strap closure, as organizer, calendar poetry book, Brown in DIN A5

Friday, 3 February 2017

Chapter 2 - Typed Text

Image 1:  Printed text

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Image 2:  Printed text, size diminishing, centred

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Image 3:  Printed text, size diminishing, left and right centred

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Image 4:  Printed text

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Image 5:  One I missed earlier!  Written text, different directions 

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Chapter 2 - Sheets 5 & 6

Image 1: Sheet 5

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Image 2: Wax rubbing of string word, all one direction

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Image 3: Wax rubbing of string word, multiple directions

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Image 4: Sheet 6

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Image 5: Card edge dipped in green ink and stamped to make letters, inked every time

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Image 6: Ink on edge of card, dipped after fading

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Image 7: Ink on edge of card, dipped at start of word only

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Chapter 2 - Sheet 7

Image 1:  Sheet 7

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Image 2:  Card with notches in dipped in ink at the start of the letter

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Image 3:  Card with notches in dipped in ink at the start of the letter, different directions

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Chapter 2 - Sheet 4

Image 1: Sheet 4

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Image 2: Repeated word, block caps, rotated 180 degrees

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Image 3: Blocks of word, capital letters, handwritten, all one direction

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Image 4: Blocks of word, lowercase joined up, handwritten, all one direction

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Image 5: Mixed handwritten text, different sizes, lower case, different directions - I enjoyed writing this 'piece'. 

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