Departures features monogram.

3. Nancy Says—Clients are Loyal

In this third of the 10 part mini-video series Nancy Sharon Collins, stationer extraordinaire, offers an example of why her clients are loyal. In 2001 she was featured on the Martha Stewart Living TV show that landed one of her earliest and most faithful clients. The product of this particular client collaboration is seen in…
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Fall Classes for 2016

Letter writing and monogram classes given again this autumn by Nancy Sharon Collins, tickets are limited so sign up now: 11/3/16 Letter Writing Class at Sugar Bakeshop in Charleston, SC. 11/12/16 Letter Writing Class, French Quarter, New Orleans. SOLD OUT. 11/12/16 Monogram Class, French Quarter, New Orleans. SOLD OUT. Monogram Class: Create your very own custom, hand…
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2. Nancy Says—The Importance of Bespoke Monograms

In this second of the 10 part mini-video series, Mrs. Collins believes in the importance of hand drawn, custom, bespoke monograms and their relationship to good graphic design. 2. Nancy Says—The Importance of Bespoke Monograms from Mrs. Collins. In the much longer article, Engraver, Communicator of Content published by Intellect Books, Collins goes on to…
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Custom Hand Bound Ledgers

Autumn, 2016 – New Orleans, Louisiana: Nancy Sharon Collins, stationer extraordinaire, proudly announces custom, hand bound ledgers for journaling, writing a diary, and for composing rough drafts of personal correspondence. Notebooks are a great place to register feelings, reflections about life, travel, puzzling through problems and dealing with them. In this manner, ledgers—notebooks, journals and…
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New Orleans Design A Half Century Ago

A little bit of design history in Print Magazine by Callie Budrick: September 1962, New Orleans, Louisiana… ‘It’s a balmy afternoon in the city known for its soulful jazz and enticing Creole flavors. Don Smith and Byron Levy are chatting over lunch. At the time, The Ad Club was one of the oldest professional clubs…
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