The Journey(man) begins...

Next week I begin my Journeyman placement with master letter carver Chris Elsey. I will be joining him and Tom Sargent in The Stone Carving & Lettering Studio workshop where they design and make beautiful things. Exactly what i will be doing on day one is yet to be revealed, but i am excited to find out... back to basics with Trajan caps and foundational hand perhaps. Whatever it is, the next several weeks should help me begin to better analyse letter forms and thus draw and carve them with a new understanding.

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