Monthly Archives: December 2010

&

Did you know the word ampersand comes from “and (&) per se and,” meaning “& (the character) by itself (is the word) and”?  I am learning all kinds of things from my Museum of Printing newsletter, which came in the … Continue reading

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Maximón

Been taking a break from letterpress since leaving my job at Pyramid Atlantic. But I tried my hand at silkscreen a couple weeks ago and printed this Maximón shirt for my siblings: close up:

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Love, and do what thou wilt.

I learned recently that Augustine is the patron saint of printers. I like this quote of his: “Love, and do what thou wilt: whether thou hold thy peace, through love hold thy peace; whether thou cry out, through love cry … Continue reading

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