Category Archives: writing related art

artist uses her body as a canvas for typography

I love words, writing, books. Everything that makes them up. But it’s the meaning of the words, the stories, that really move me. Still, some people get excited about typography. In this video, a woman writes words all over her … Continue reading

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A scarf made from words.

Okay, not really. But words are cut into these scarves using laser beams–and the result is beautiful, at least to me. Probably to a lot of other word lovers, too. 🙂 The scarves are made from microfiber suede, and are … Continue reading

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Art From Post-It Notes

I have a kind of affection for Post-It Notes. I use them all the time when I’m reading–to mark a passage I especially like or don’t like, to write notes about things that work (or don’t) as I read, instead … Continue reading

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typewriter made out of cardboard and glue (art)

I love art that involves things from the reading or writing world. This typewriter by artist Chris Gilmour is made completely out of cardboard and glue, and is life sized. Pretty amazing, eh? The artist has created many other everyday … Continue reading

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chocolate pencils – a yummy idea, especially appealing to writers

I love chocolate. I know a lot of other writers and readers do, too. I also love pencils; they have a special meaning to me, since I use them to write and edit. So finding these chocolate pencils designed by … Continue reading

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paperclip letters – appealing to readers and writers

Designer Stephen Reed created alphabetical paperclips, where each clip has a letter of the alphabet on it. The intention was to organize more easily–collecting multiple papers whose topic begins with the letter–but to me, it’s a delightful way to celebrate … Continue reading

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