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When it comes to wedding calligraphy, envelopes are often a calligrapher’s bread and butter. When you’re pouring your heart and hand muscles into several hundred envelopes, having great tools makes all the different. Here are the tools I recommend for calligraphy envelope addressing that help make the job run smoothly and as effortlessly as possible (because you know, a lot of effort goes into these special stationery jewels).
Refining Tutorial. Porcelain Heart wedding favours
I have recently made 50 porcelain hearts that have been impressed with vintage lace for a lady who commissioned me to make them for wedding favours. Here is the guide to the way I made them from the cutting out stage. First of all I cut out the hearts with a cookie cutter and impressed half of them with lace over the whole of the heart. Then I impressed the other half with a thicker cotton lace over just half of the hearts, leaving one side smooth. When the hearts are at leather dry stage as…