Monthly Archives: October 2011
Bright and bold, this book will always be findable! It is 200 x 150mm, a good size for a sketchbook and with the usual top quality laid paper pages. This paper has a smooth side and a slightly textured side so is perfect for different drawing media. It’s great for writing on too, especially with a quality fountain pen. (Is there anyone besides me who still uses one?)
Uploaded here are the latest photos of my progress on VALOUR – a tribute to the men of the 24th awarded the Victoria Cross at Rorke’s Drift.
A lovely book to make: the colours calming and yet full of energy. I do enjoy beading the spines of my books – it adds to the pleasure I get from working with needle and thread.