Tag Archives: Quotes
Homage to Liu Xiaobo
In memory of Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo, who died in prison on 13 July 2017. This citation is from the Charter 8 manifesto, which he and other Chinese intellectuals and human rights activists authored in 2008.
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Après Trois Ans
An excerpt from Paul Verlaine’s poem Après Trois Ans (After Three Years).
Posted in Calligraphy, Copperplate, Pointed Pen, Quotes Tagged After Three Years, Après Trois Ans, Calligraphie, calligraphy, Calligraphy by Raoul, Copperplate, Paul Verlaine, Poésie, Poetry, Pointed Pen, Quotes, Watercolor 9 Comments
You are Fabulous
Inspired by Rachel Yallop in her course Copperplate: A Different Look at the Swelling Line. This will be auctioned off at the Horizons Foundation’s annual gala.
I Would Die 4 U
In homage to Prince, a great songwriter, musician and artist. From his 1984 album Purple Rain.
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Happy New Year
It’s never too late to say Happy New Year.
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