Neat new article on PingMag about assorted calligraphic styles on sake bottles:
The names are as beautiful and evocative as the label designs...
Shinkame - The Holy Tortoise
Kaganotsuki - The Moon over Kaga
Yukinone - The Sound of the Snow
Yamazaru - Mountain Monkeys
Echigo Tsurukame - Crane and Turtle of Echigo
Thanks for the link Ian. It urges me to finally get around to designing and maybe translating some of my attemps at haiku. I so want to get to Japan someday.
Amazing. Trips to my fave sushi place won't be the same -- and here I thought there was somewhere I could go and not look at fonts! ;-)