Calligraphy exercises by Noufal Ibrahim.

Machines of loving grace

(20 Nov 2013)

Another attempt at the machines of loving grace poem. This is a rough draft which I’m going to use to do a more serious layout.

Machines of loving grace

I recently got a 6mm Pilot parallel pen. I used that to write this i and tried some rough texturing using a 0.1mm Rotring isograph with white ink. It doesn’t look very good up close but from far, it gives some life to the letters.

Lines on the i