I feel like a broken record mentioning this again – but a couple of years ago I was asked to design monograms for a book and a kit. My job was to create the first half of the alphabet and submit samples to the publishing company so they could photograph them. The images in this article are the monogram book samples that I made.
These monograms were literally the very last thing I quilled until 2020! Unfortunately, just before I contracted for this book, my beloved Dog, Duke, died and it really threw me for a loop. I don’t think I’ve ever been so depressed in my entire life, nor hope to ever experience grief like that again. Luckily, I found the love of a new furry friend named Tyson and he saved me from my internal darkness. I’m back to myself and enjoying life again.
It’s interesting that what I sent them is not what they published. They edited the colors of my monogram book samples and these are what the originals looked like: