Ryan S. Thomason

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I am self-taught in calligraphy, with ten years' experience, and all my work is hand-written using traditional dip-pens. My favourite hands are uncial, italic, copperplate, and modern, and I have used scripts including Cyrillic, Elvish, and Gurmukh.

Morris
William Morris quote, which is the basis of what I do on this site. A4.

Kublai Khan
Private commission - Kubla Khan, 16" x 20".

Owersettin
Book cover for Tapsalteerie Press.

Burns
'Of A' the Airts', Burns poem. 12" x 16".

Title
Retro book title.

place cards
Luggage tags as place-cards for a wedding.

Boat Song
The Unst Boat Song, a Norse song from Shetland. 16" x 20".

Filsket
'Filsket', a Shetland word meaning joyous, light-spirited. Written in acrylic on cotton.


Ryan S. Thomason 2018-2021