Keith’s words; Renate’s lettering

VIEWPOINT- Keith Worthington, letters and artwork by Renate Worthington, from PUFFS OF BREATH,©2007

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POEM SEARCH- Keith Worthington,lettered by Renate,  from PUFFS OF BREATH ©2007.

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WINTER’S TIME:  words by Keith Worthington, built-up capitals and artwork by Renate Worthington, from PUFFS OF BREATH, © 2007

Calligraphy for St. Paul’s Cathedral in Kamloops

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Restoring this commemorative scroll might have been one of the most important lettering projects that I’ve encountered in thirty-five years of calligraphy. The size of the board (3 feet by 6 feet) added to the “bigness” of the project.  Thank you to St. Paul’s for an amazing experience.

Pointed Brush lettering

Brush letters & Flowers- Renate  This Franz Kafka quotation and the flowers were both created with pointed brushes.

 

 

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“Solstice” is one of Keith’s poems from PUFFS OF BREATH. I used a very large brush to indicate the background peony.

 

Meadow Tree - artwork and pointed brush lettering by Renate, words by Keith

“Meadow Tree” is one of Keith’s poems from PUFFS OF BREATH.   I painted the background and lettered the words with pointed brushes. This  20 by 20 inch stretched canvas was one of my submissions to the 2013 Creative Showcase at the Calgary Stampede & Exhibition.