Wind in the WillowsWind in the Willows
$675.00In stock
Product description:Dave has created an original 3D paper sculpture of this wonderful message from Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame. The combination of calligraphy and paper sculpture is quite unique - a concept created years ago - which takes calligraphy a totally new dimension. It adds a special interest to the chosen text and creates a wonderful work of art. The lettering is written in gouache on acid free paper, with some hand embossing and feathering decoration to add an interesting texture to this piece. This work is presented in a simple silver frame.
 
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$675.00 USD

Wind in the Willows

Paintings by Dave Wood Calligraphy

Artwork Description: Dave has created an original 3D paper sculpture of this wonderful message from Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame. The combination of calligraphy and paper sculpture is quite unique - a concept created years ago - which takes calligraphy a totally new dimension. It adds a special interest ...
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As a young boy I was always fascinated with drawing but was the worst hand writer in the class! Having no idea of the direction my life would take when I left school, I literally stumbled into an apprenticeship as a poster writer. During this time at Art School, studying graphic design, I became enthralled with the art of beautiful handwriting and pen lettering. During his career as a freelance graphic designer in New Zealand I maintained this interest. My appetite for information continued and in the 1980ís I was fortunate enough...read more