Handwritten Every Day

August 23, 2007

Honestly, who would have thought there were still newspapers written by hand? Never mind set by hand, but actually written by hand? The beautiful script of the handcrafted The Musalman daily newspaper is created by a team of six who use calligraphy quills to hand write each page of the newspaper. It takes three hours using a pen, ink and ruler to transform a sheet of paper into news and art.

Wired online has a great photo essay of the process, which is going the way of typeset and letterpress printing.

Read more at wired.com
Via fadetheory

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