Calligraphy

Introduction To Hand Lettering

Interested in hand lettering? Watch the Introduction to Hand Lettering video tutorial, to get started. Plus learn about the best paper and pens or …

Crafting

This Is When You Should Send Your Wedding Invitations

Your save-the-dates have long been sent and a big box of beautiful wedding stationery just arrived at your front door. We know you’re itching to …

Weddings

Introduction To Hand Lettering | Scrapbooking Adviser

Interested in hand lettering? Watch the Introduction to Hand Lettering video tutorial, to get started. Plus learn about the best paper and pens or …

Scrapbooking

Royal butler claims Kate Middleton was more suited to royal life, but Meghan Markle will have her 'own take' on the role

IN a matter of weeks, Meghan Markle will join the royal family when she marries Prince Harry.<p>But a royal butler has revealed how he thinks that Kate …

Prince Harry

Across China: Stone-broke farmers make rock-picking art form - Xinhua

YINCHUAN, April 22 (Xinhua) -- Stone and sand that have survived thousands of years of wind and rain in northwest China is now showing a new value: …

News (China)

Could handwriting bias write off exam chances?

Imagine two essay answers that are identical in every way except for the handwriting: one is written out in a messy scrawl and the other in a flowing …

Note-Taking

Baker-Berry Exhibits

<b>Will Carter and the Dartmouth Typeface</b><p><i>The story of the development of the letterforms that became known as the Dartmouth typeface</i><p>In the early 1960s, …

Calligraphy

Meghan Markle age, height, real name, what her title will be and how her net worth compares to Prince Harry

Meghan Markle can no longer step outside without being photographed to within an inch of her being – but this is something she was used long before …

Prince Harry

A Royal Wedding–Themed Pop-Up Bar Is Opening in Washington, D.C., in May

If you're still waiting on an invite to St. George's Chapel for Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's royal wedding on May 19, you may want to consider booking a ticket to Washington, D.C., instead, where you can celebrate the nuptials at a royal wedding–themed pop-up bar.<p>The bar, from the pop-up …

Weddings

Through the artists' perspective: Yenke Peddler antiques

The art of penmanship intrigued many scribes in early America. A calligrapher's ability to create a masterwork was very valuable. Not only was the …

Calligraphy

IN DEFENSE OF THE ROMAN LETTER, an illustrated talk by John R. Nash '60

Thu, Apr 19 04:30 PM until 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) <br>The Roman letter survived because it did its job supremely well. Its precarious …

Typography

The Blue Walk offers artist-led Italian Riviera tour

The Blue Walk, a specialist with tours in France, Italy and Greece, has designed a seven-night walking tour along the Italian Riviera led by American …

Italy

DC's Getting a Royal Wedding-Themed Pop-Up Bar

Did your invite to the nuptials of <b>Prince Harry</b> and <b>Meghan Markle</b> get lost in the mail? Well, here’s a small consolation: Drink Company’s next …

Washington D.C.

Paula Patton Remembers Meghan Markle's "Beautiful Handwriting" on Her and Robin Thicke's 2005 Wedding Invitations

Meghan Markle will become a member of the royal family in one month, but back in 2005, she was just a clerk at Paper Source with beautiful handwriting. Even then, though, she was apparently giving off royal-to-be vibes, at least as far as Paula Patton is concerned.<p>Speaking to <i>Entertainment Tonight</i>, …

Weddings

James Comey, A Higher Loyalty, book review: A memoir peppered with brutal asides about Trump, but his version of events rings true

“I don’t recall seeing him laugh, ever… his apparent inability to do so… is really very sad in a leader, and a little scary in a president,” writes …

Donald Trump

All the Odd Jobs Meghan Markle Had Before Her Royal Engagement

From calligrapher to 'hot girl.'<p>American actress Meghan Markle will become British royalty on May 19 when she marries England’s Prince Harry, but she …

Career Development

In Defense of the Roman Letter, a talk by John Nash '60

The 2018 Stephen Harvard Memorial Lecture, offered in conjunction with the exhibit, Will Carter and the Dartmouth Typeface. The lecture will be …

John F. Nash

This Proselytizer Gives Me The Validation My Parents Never Did

Seattle's best street preacher is at it again. by Christopher FrizzelleA sign you can't argue with. (Although I know many people who would.)I love …

Seattle

Paula Patton predicted Meghan Markle would become member of royal family after seeing her calligraphy

Meghan Markle is set to officially join the Royal family next month.<p>But Paula Patton believed that this unlikely event would happen a long time …

Tristan Thompson

Double Third Festival folk traditions in Zhejiang

TODAY is the ancient Chinese Shangsi Festival, which falls on the third day of the third month of the Chinese lunar calendar.<p>The celebration, often …

News (China)

China Cultural Center to celebrate 3rd anniversary on Wednesday - Associated Press Of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Apr 17 (APP):China Cultural Center in Pakistan is organizing “special performance to celebrate the 3rd anniversary of<br>establishment of …

Pakistan

Top 10 Great Typographers to Follow on Instagram - HOW

<i>Register today for the free course “5 Skills Every Design Needs to Know.”</i><p>With April being Typography month at HOW, we’re excited to share some of our …

Graphic Design

How can I replace HTML content and avoid replacing java scripts and element and attribute names in PHP?

I have a task to convert all output text from Latin script to Cyrillic script. Complete HTML is first calculated and then printed to browser. I know …

Web Development

In Memoriam: Mirza Qadir Ahmad | An Eternity of Discourse

It was a summer afternoon in school on 14 April 1999 in Pakistan’s capital. I was a 16-year old GCE student, preparing to sit my exams that May. The …

Pakistan

Good Morning, News: Wapato Sale, Comey's Tell-All, and One Sheriff's LIT SATURDAY

by Alex ZielinskiWapato Jail Multnomah County<br>Good morning, Portland!It's Friday the 13th! I don't have strong feelings about this. But maybe you …

Portland, OR

James Comey's Book Paints Trump As A Blundering Idiot Fascinated By Fancy Handwriting

Former FBI Director's memoir set to embarrass the White House<p>The first reviews of James Comey's forthcoming memoir, <i>A Higher Loyalty:</i> <i>Truth, Lies, and Leadership</i>, landed on Thursday afternoon. In the book, Comey reveals that Trump asked the former FBI director to investigate the Steele dossier's …

Donald Trump

Mounira Al Solh's Art Institute show is intense, devastating and essential

As President Donald Trump escalates a potential trade war with China and orders the National Guard to police the border with Mexico, the Art Institute offers a valuable lesson in cultural openness. It’s right there on the museum’s Michigan Avenue facade, where three enormous banners give equal …

Art

30 Jobs Celebrities Had Before They Were Famous

You'll never believe what Miley Cyrus did for money in the olden days.<p>Very few people are born famous, which means that even celebrities were once regular people who had to pay the bills with normal jobs like "working at McDonald's." Here, a list of some of the most non-glamorous jobs held by your …

Entertainment

Immerse yourself in the arts

Call it getting involved in the experience economy, infotainment, immersive cultural participation — or just enjoying the arts in a deeper …

Calligraphy

British Royal Wedding Traditions (And How to Make Them Your Own)

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding is just around the corner and we are as excited as ever! For brides sharing their wedding year with the …

Weddings