Last week I picked up an awesome decommissioned library book from the 60’s on architectural drawing:
It has lots of fabulous imagery that I’ll be using for the covers of accordion books. The beginning of the book focuses on lettering styles – I’m a sucker for the way architects write:
Then it goes into basic technical drawing and freehand sketching:
As the book is more than 40 years old, I can’t guarantee that the page paper is acid-free. I have a deacidification spray that I’ll use to neutralize the paper.
I’m looking forward to playing around with these!