Custom Notebooks

Autumn, 2016 – New Orleans, Louisiana: Nancy Sharon Collins, stationer extraordinaire, proudly announces custom notebooks 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, notebooks—journals and diaries—are all physical…
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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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7/23/16 Letter Writing Class

HOW TO WRITE A LETTER Hands-on Workshop Saturday, July 23, 2016 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (CDT) Gallier House 1132 Royal Street, New Orleans, LA 70116 $35 for 2 hours. Sign-up here. It’s not calligraphy or English composition. It is learning two distinct and compatible skills that may be new to attendees: 1. The five-point…
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Engraved ink.

Matching Color Ideals to Reality

Read more in PRINT magazine about dealing with printing single color ink(s) on color paper and matching to your digital, on-screen ideals. Its tough remembering that ink and paper reflect light differently and they reflect each other. This is why hand engraved stationery presents unique printing issues when working with color papers and inks. In…
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