Category Archives: sailor

brown…toad…green…frog…brown…toad…green

When I tried the Sailor Rikuyucha (Thank you Mia for providing the sample) I realized two things: it is almost identical to the Stipula Muschiato and it is almost impossible to tell whether it is brown or green or both. … Continue reading

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delicious italics II – aurora & stipula

(Click on photo above if you want to see it in a bigger size) Italics adds something very special to the writing process. Something tactile and sensuous as well as enhancing the legibility and “beauty” of the handwriting. For speedy, … Continue reading

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